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Hamilton: Bites & Brews

After taking my fill of Hamilton’s enriching slate of artistic and cultural confections, I was eager to dip into the

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Free-wheeling Waikato’s riches

The mighty Waikato is tailor-made for free-roaming, a proud province chock-full of enticing towns, villages and striking natural attractions, from

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Life-changing: Family time in Sydney

For the past decade, Justine Tyerman has been a globetrotting travel writer . . . now all she wants to

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Backyard adventures in Manawatū

Framing Manawatū’s eastern horizon, the towering spine of the Tararua and Ruahine Ranges lords over the plains like a giant

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An eyeful of art in Palmerston North

There is a buzz and bustle to the perky centrepoint of Palmerston North that’s the envy of many a New

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Worth the Trip: Signature Kiwi Tastes

An irrefutable dimension to a memorable trip, no matter how short or long, is the kai we eat along the

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Outdoorsy adventures in Murchison

Wedged between two national parks, it’s all about the outdoors in Murchison. To the right of town, Nelson Lakes National

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Capers at Cape Kidnappers

It’s a feathered frenzy of preening birds, theatrical mating rituals and rampant adultery. Pinned to the ocean edge of Cape

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Highway escape on the Haast Pass

One of my favourite Kiwi road trips tends to be mistaken as an unsung feeder route, stitching the West Coast’s

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All that glitters on the Gold Coast
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All that glitters on the Gold Coast

It’s a tried and true holiday playground that can’t fail to entertain. Treat yourself to some old favourites and the

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A trail of treats in the Gold Coast Hinterland
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A trail of treats in the Gold Coast Hinterland

Elevate your playground. Take a soothing breather from the beachside bling for the trail of hinterland treats at Tamborine Mountain.

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Theme park thrills on the Gold Coast
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Theme park thrills on the Gold Coast

What’s new, what’s shiny and what are the starring additions to the Gold Coast’s theme parks? It’s entirely possible to

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