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    The best fish and chips in New Zealand

     

    Updated – 14 February 2017 If you are looking for a great place to take that special person in your life for Valentine’s Day, you really can’t beat some awesome New Zealand Fish and Chips. On every corner next to the local dairy there is the little fish and chip shop that serves the greasy

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    14 February, 2017

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    World Premiere of “The Hobbit” in Wellington

     

    Following on the coattails of The Lord of the Rings trilogy, New Zealand’s capital city Wellington is preparing itself for the world premiere of Peter Jackson’s first Hobbit film.  The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is set for release on December 13, 2012, but will premiere on November 28 in Wellington and local tourism operators say

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    03 October, 2012

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    New Zealand’s top skiing destinations

     

    Snow covered peaks and family friendly resorts, New Zealand racks up an absolute feast of unique winter action. Gentle slopes, great snow, steep thrills or boarding on top of volcanoes? Everybody has a different definition of that perfect skiing holiday. Regardless what yours may be, New Zealand covers it all. Across the nation, a myriad

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    15 August, 2011

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    Exploring Cape Reinga in the Bay of Islands

     

    In the windy, subtropical sunlight sits the Cape Reinga lighthouse. Alone, it gazes over the horizon, as if it was guarding this beautiful and magical land of ours. If you travel as far north as you possibly can, you’ll find yourself at New Zealand’s northern most tip. This is Cape Reinga. As a Kiwi, this

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    02 August, 2011

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    Let it SNOW, let it SNOW, let it SNOW

     

    For snowboarders and skiers it’s a time of excitement, getting together and having fun. For me it is usually the season of colds and flu’s, frozen nose hairs and cold, dark nights – wishing it was summer. But this year I have decided to give the snow a visit, just to see what all the

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    24 June, 2011

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    Impressive debut for GO Rentals rookie

     

    It was business as usual at the opening Manfeild winter series round for the Shepherd Racing Team with the Go Rentals car leading the field for the majority of the 3 races.  However it wasn’t 5 times champion Michael Shepherd at the helm but younger brother Rowan driving the car in his first official race

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    09 June, 2011

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    Wellywood – New Zealand’s Hollywood!

     

    I had dreamt of being a Hollywood star once, with an A-list girlfriend and a mansion bigger than a mall. I’ve even dreamt of being a Bollywood star, with sharp Indian dance moves and singing with Bengal Tigers prancing around me. But I’ve never dreamt of being a Wellywood star? And what would a Wellywood

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    27 May, 2011