Competitions: WIN 1 of 10 double passes to Kiwi Christmas


Enter and be in to win a double pass to New Zealand's first Christmas movie!

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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 Bach of the Year Awards 2017 Winners


How amazing was the Bach of the Year Awards 2017? Check out the full list of this year's winners.

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Events: Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge 2017


The Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge is NZ’s largest cycling event, with around 6,000 participants from New Zealand and 20 other countries taking part each year.

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Saint Clair Vineyard Half Marathon 2017 
Sat, May 13, 2017
Saint Clair Cellar Door on Selmes Rd, Blenheim.

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