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Prince Harry and Meghan in New Zealand

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex – Harry and Meghan – enjoyed a whistle-stop tour of Australia (attending the Invictus Games), the Pacific islands and New Zealand at the end of October 2018. On landing, they were welcomed by Prime … Continue reading

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Free Tickets to the Destinations Travel Show

Come and meet us as Destinations: The Holiday and Travel Show at the Olympia London between Thursday 1st-Sunday 4th February 2018. Quote DST72 when booking your tickets online here to claim your free tickets!

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Christchurch Fires Update

You’ve no doubt recently heard about the fires that broke out last week in Christchurch. We would like to reassure all our travellers that the city and immediate surrounding areas are not affected, with the fires being contained in The … Continue reading

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Whales Stranded on Golden Bay Beach in New Zealand

Farewell Spit,  up in the northwest tip of the South Island, has been  in the news this last week, after hundreds of Pilot whales became stranded there.

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Where We’ve Been Featured This Week

Well, we’re well into January 2017, and our busiest time of the year, so it’s all go here at Silver Fern HQ this week. We’re busy planning our annual trip to New Zealand in May to explore places we’ve not … Continue reading

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Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show

We’re delighted to announce that we’ll be exhibiting and speaking at Destinations : The Holiday & Travel Show this year. Held in association with The Times, The Sunday Times and The Sunday Times Travel magazine,its  the UK’s biggest event for … Continue reading

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2016 – A Round Up

Gosh, where has 2016 gone? I’m sure we all say it every year, but this year really does seem to have flown by! Our busiest time of year is well underway –  New Zealand is enjoying its summer time, and … Continue reading

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Earthquake on South Island

As you may be aware there was a substantial earthquake on new Zealands South island yesterday, affecting  Hanmer Springs, Kaikoura and Wellington. 

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The Best Restaurants in New Zealand Revealed

This week, Trip Advisor has announced their Travellers Choice best restaurants in New Zealand – the top spots across the country to get some seriously good food, but don’t worry if you’re travelling to New Zealand on a limited budget … Continue reading

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B&B of the Month: Colleith Lodge

One of the things we enjoy most  about planning unforgettable holidays to New Zealand, is recommending our favourite places to stay. If you read our previous blog post you’ll know why we choose to work so closely with smaller, more … Continue reading

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