Go Travel New Zealand Magazine

Welcome to Middle-earth

Deep in the heart of Middle-earth, there’s another extraordinary story unfolding as a literary and screen fantasy becomes reality, inspiring a tourism phenomenon that over the past decade has launched New Zealand into a new era of tourism...

Jet Boats

Some sixty-five years ago a little boy day-dreamed of a better way to transport his kayak upstream. Billy Hamilton loved the excitement of riding the rapids of a flooded Opihi River near his parents’ farm, but it was a chore carrying the kayak back to the top...

Slice of Heaven

For this edition we have carefully selected just one exclusive accommodation option for each island that provides not only luxury, but a truly memorable experience from the moment you arrive...

The Poor Knights Marine Reserve

A visit to the Poor Knights Marine Reserve has been on my wish list for a number of years now. These protected islands and surrounding waters have a reputation as being one of the most pristine marine ecosystems on the planet...