Stories: Living the Dream in Twizel


Twizel sprang into being in 1968, as a town for workers on the hydro scheme. Now it's a fantastic base for holidays, with lakes, cycleways and Aoraki on the doorstep. Michelle Paterson tells us about bringing retro character to a hydro cottage.

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Guides: The Top 10 Entertainer’s Dream Homes on Bookabach


These baches are the perfect places to have people over for everything from a drink to Christmas dinner...

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Events: Heineken Urban Polo (Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, Christchurch)


The coolest urban sporting & social event The Heineken Urban Polo is coming back to New Zealand’s major cities in 2018!

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