STEP IT UP A “GEAR” IN THE CLUTHA AND CATLINS DISTRICT! Glide past beautiful river gorges, peddle on tracks steeped in history, and race downhill on wild terrain. It’s fair to say that the Clutha district is a worthwhile cycling location. Situated between Dunedin and Invercargill, this area of the South Island encapsulates some stunning scenery and wildlife. […]

Nugget Point is situated on the Otago Coast and gets its name from a scattering of distinctively rocky islets. Look down from the steep headland and observe a variety of bird and sea-lion species. Sunrise and sunset make for spectacular lighting, and the iconic lighthouse under the night sky (which is densely packed with stars) […]

A brief stroll through the South Island’s native forest will reveal the 3 tiered cascade, Purakaunui Falls. Lush greenery surrounds the oasis, a true treasure that easily makes the list for top 10 waterfalls in New Zealand! Level: Easy 10 minute walk to the falls (20 minutes return) For adventurers of any level Article supplied by

A peaceful walk through native forrest leads you to McLean Falls. The region is home to many waterfalls, and these are possibly the most spectacular in the area. A short 20 minute walk to the base of the falls leaves you in such awe that the second viewing point is often forgotten. A further 5 minutes up the […]

Tramping is a great way to experience the New Zealand landscape. Sure you can rip through the Great Walks but, maybe, that can wait until you turn 70. If you are keen to really experience the New Zealand backcountry, to have a trip to remember the rest of your life, you can get off the […]