Not Australia

Just some stuff about New Zealand

Three Nights in the Naki

Taranaki’s a great place for a holiday. It may not be as consistently breathtaking as some places in the South…

Whangamomona: The New Zealand township that declared itself a republic and elected a goat president

The Republic of Whangamomona is a tiny settlement, hidden away along New Zealand’s Forgotten World Highway. It’s an hour-and-a-half’s drive…

Places to go around Auckland that are fun and educational

Need ideas for a day out in Auckland? The following places are fabulous for adults and kids alike. You’ll have…

15 Adventurous Activities to Try in New Zealand

New Zealand is the epicentre of adventure. It’s the birthplace of so many thrill-seeking activities and, considering the scope of…

10 Free Things to Do around Tauranga

Tauranga is a sunny, peaceful seaside city in New Zealand’s Bay of Plenty. You’re spoilt for choice when it comes…

25 Kiwi Snacks to Sample

When you think of amazing food from around the world, your mind doesn’t automatically go to New Zealand. But maybe…

Places to go around Auckland that are free and awesome

Auckland is a rapidly growing city. It’s gone quite upmarket in the last few years and there are always exciting…

It’s Ours!

THINGS BOTH NEW ZEALAND AND AUSTRALIA HAVE LAID CLAIM TO AT SOME POINT… New Zealand and Australia have somewhat of…

Auckland to Christchurch by Campervan

Campervan holidays are really popular in New Zealand. It’s just the most convenient way to see the country. A common…

My Weekend in Wellington

Wellington is notorious for its wind. It was in Wellington that I experienced my worst ever case of skirt-blown-up-in-public. It went right up above…

What We Did in Kerikeri

Kerikeri is in the Far North District of New Zealand. It gets really hot up there. Everywhere you look it’s orchards…

Our Day on the Otago Peninsula

If you ever find yourself in Dunedin, New Zealand, the absolute best thing you can do is spend a day…

How to Do Rotorua on the Cheap

Rotorua is one of the top tourist destinations in New Zealand. A geothermal wonderland laced with sulphurous aromas, it’s one…

How Much New Zealand History Do You Know?

It’s time for another fun quiz! Do you know when New Zealand became a dominion? New Zealand hardly has any…

10 Quite Cool Museums to Visit in New Zealand

New Zealand is all about the great outdoors. Amazingly beautiful landscapes and adventurous activities abound. One thing it’s short on…

15 New Zealand Inventions That Will Make You Wonder How Kiwis Are Still Alive

Kiwis are a creative lot. In the year 1900, New Zealand registered more patents per capita than anywhere else in…

25 Things You Didn’t Know About New Zealand

New Zealand, (which is not in Australia,) is a funny place, full of people who just don’t give a toss….

Fantastic New Zealand Beasts and Where to Find Them

New Zealand has a whole host of weird and wonderful creatures that exist nowhere else in the world. Many are…

Top 15 Alternative Places to Shout ‘View!’ in New Zealand

We have found endless guides on the Internet, in bookstores and at DOC offices throughout New Zealand during our six…

Top 10 Places to See Dolphins in New Zealand

Many people dream of interacting with dolphins and New Zealand is certainly a great country for it. We are quite literally surrounded…

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