Wanaka Walks – Rob Roy Glacier

Wanaka walks - Rob Roy Glacier track Mt Aspiring National Park  Time: 4-5 hours return plus driving time 1 hour each way. If you have a reasonable level of fitness the Rob Roy Glacier track is one of the most popular half day walks in the Wanaka area. For those who may not have been able to see the glaciers at Fox or Franz Josef this walk is a real treat and is a surprise for many … [Read more...]

Audi quattro Winter Games NZ 2015 confirmed

The NZ  government has confirmed its support for Winter Games NZ until 2017, securing the world class winter sports competition for New Zealand and international athletes in the lead up to the 2018 Winter Olympics.Audi quattro Winter Games NZ CEO, Arthur Klap said he was delighted by the Government's support, which was announced by Economic Development Minister, Steven Joyce. “I very much look … [Read more...]

Wanaka Wedding Must Do

Wedding planners in the Wanaka region have always known there is an experience not to be missed when planning your wedding - a helicopter ride for a photoshoot in the nearby mountains or glaciers! The Australian edition of the Daily Mail ran an article about Belinda Stuart from Wanaka who surprised her husband with a helicopter ride to Coromandel Peak for their photoshoot once they had been … [Read more...]

New Zealand Tops Telegraph Travel Awards 2013

New Zealand has come out on top in the UK's Telegraph Travel Awards 2013: Favourite countries / Best countries Is there any surprise that New Zealand has topped this category for another year? The Land of the Long White Cloud casts its spell over many people in many places, but seems to exert a special hold over British travellers with its mix of old-fashioned Englishness, stunning alpine … [Read more...]

New Zealand: readers tips – Telegraph UK

Telegraph readers offer advice on visits to the mountains, glaciers and cities of New Zealand.  The glorious Fiordland National Park Peaks in New Zealand Photo: Alamy  24 Nov 2013  Phil Yelavich, from Hertfordshire thinks Wanaka is " Picture Perfect" Fabulous, breathtaking, amazing. A must-visit is Lake Wanaka in the lake district of New Zealand at the … [Read more...]