The 55-kilometre trail opened in early May, after years of planning and construction.
Alien ships, secret kingdoms and the magic of Mordor are revealed in this New Zealand homage to the world of movie mechanics.
We've tracked down top skiers and snowboarders to cast their vote on who has the best white stuff on either side of the Tasman.
Luxurious comfort and green cred go together in this funky Auckland hotel.
There’s an option for you (and the little ones) in every corner of our great wide land. You might even find a couple of spots across the Tasman.
You could be forgiven for thinking we're in Asia, but we're not – this is Hamilton, New Zealand, and the tea farm we are visiting is the world's biggest organic one.
New Zealand's great rail journey across the North and South Islands involves three trains, plus a ferry.
Wanaka makes a fine alternative to Queenstown if you're looking for calm, smaller crowds and reasonable prices.
Long stretches of coastline, vibrant cultural experiences and seafood plucked from the ocean; the Pacific islands is a top choice for luxury, family or honeymoon getaways.