New Zealand



For Visiting Climbers
Flying into Auckland
Flying into Christchurch


New Zealand is a country of natural beauty, with a reputation for having some of the world's most spectacular scenery. The country boasts lush rainforests, vast mountain ranges, sweeping coastlines and deeply fiords. Other features of New Zealand include: 


Visiting Climbers

To assist visiting climbers we have compiled a short list of recommendations specifically for those climbers flying into Auckland or flying into Christchurch.

bulletFantastic Rock Climbing and a vast array of Rock Climbing Areas.
bulletMild climate with relatively small seasonal variations.
bulletPopulation of only 3.8 million, making it one of the world's least crowded countries.
bulletEasy assess from other countries with flight durations around; 2 hours from Sydney Australia, 10 hours from places like Singapore, Hong Kong and Tokyo and overnight non-stop from the United States.
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Links to New Zealand related sites

Air New Zealand Air New Zealand is the countries national airline and its commitment to delivering a level of service with a style, flair and warmth that it unique to New Zealand
Backpacpers.gif (29828 bytes) Backpacker Hostels The New Zealand Network of Backpacker Hostels has listings of backpackerís accommodation and information for travellers
CurrencyConversion.gif (3569 bytes) Currency Conversion One-click conversion, to the most popular world currencies, at up-to-date exchange rates, to your website.
DepartmentOfConservation.jpg (7681 bytes) Department Of Conservation The Department of Conservation (DOC) is the government agency responsible for conservation in New Zealand.
DestinationNZ.gif (27543 bytes) Destination New Zealand Destination New Zealand is a comprehensive collection of New Zealand travel/tourism web links
Finest Inns of New Zealand A collection if the finest bed & breakfast accommodations, they range from historic city houses to deer farms.
mapshop.jpg (10717 bytes) MapShop Maps and land information
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Meteorological Service provides weather information and related services on a commercial basis.
AccommodationNZ.gif (25662 bytes) New Zealand Accommodation Every style of accommodation, including hotels, motels, lodges, home-stays and backpack hostels.
New Zealand Immigration Service The New Zealand Immigration Service is the sole agency of the New Zealand Government responsible for immigration and entry to New Zealand
HoludaysUnlimited.gif (53593 bytes) New Zealand Destinations Unlimited A professional travel agency catering for the needs of travellers for more than 16 years.

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