LOWER SOUTH NEW ZEALAND. EASY TO GET TO, HARD TO LEAVE.

GIVEAWAYS

WIN AN UNFORGETTABLE NEW ZEALAND ADVENTURE

WIN AN UNFORGETTABLE NEW ZEALAND ADVENTURE

Courier Mail is giving you and three friends the chance to indulge in all the Land of the Long White Cloud has on offer – with an epic adventure for four up for grabs!

EXPERIENCES

Visit the only castle in New Zealand!

Visit the only castle in New Zealand!

Scandalous and tragic stories, spectacular tower views and a Garden of International Significance complete this enjoyable award-winning experience.

EXPERIENCES

See more of the Lower South with Go Rentals! 15% off car hire*

See more of the Lower South with Go Rentals! 15% off car hire*

When you book with GO Rentals you’re guaranteed award winning service from the first contact right through to dropping off your keys. *Travel dates are 19/10/19 – 18/12/19. Sale ends: 31/10/19

FESTIVALS

Dunedin craft beer & food festival

Dunedin craft beer & food festival

Great food, craft beer, live music & homebrew competitions. There's so much to do in Dunedin this spring!

FOOD AND DRINK

Mt Difficulty Cellar Door

Mt Difficulty Cellar Door

The perfect spot to experience Mt Difficulty's unique hospitality while taking in the magical views of Bannockburn's dramatic rugged rock and thyme landscape.

EXPERIENCES

Experience the Exceptional at Highlands

Experience the Exceptional at Highlands

A self-drive experience for all V8 lovers! 2 instructional laps followed by 5 laps on c-circuit with you at the wheel of the Highlands V8 Muscle car!

EXPERIENCES

Cycle your way through New Zealand!

Cycle your way through New Zealand!

Trail Journeys operates cycling holidays on some of New Zealand's most iconic rail trails. With a team of committed locals, you’ll have a holiday planned to suit your budget, interests and time constraints.

TRAVEL AND EXPLORE

Fiordland Outdoors Co. Releases new 5-star trip - Ultimate Mountains to Sea

Fiordland Outdoors Co. Releases new 5-star trip - Ultimate Mountains to Sea

Our newest Crafted Journey is a 5-star, ecologically diverse and historical Fiordland experience like no other. Find out more...

TRAVEL AND EXPLORE

Spring into Lower South New Zealand

Spring into Lower South New Zealand

Spring is the perfect time to explore the great outdoors in Lower South New Zealand. Click here to view Spring Events and more reasons to plan your escape now!

ACCOMMODATION

Experience Milford Sound and the 'Big Five' Glacier Scenic Flight with Air Milford.

Experience Milford Sound and the 'Big Five' Glacier Scenic Flight with Air Milford.

This unique scenic flight departs Queenstown airport for journey that take you to some of Mt Aspiring & Fiordland National Parks largest Glaciers. These include the Rob Roy, Bonar, Jura, Volta, Dart, Olivine, and Donne Glaciers.

EXPERIENCES

The ultimate way to see the Lower South

The ultimate way to see the Lower South

Soar silently through crystal clear air and over awe-inspiring scenery. Guided by your personal instructor you’ll fly deep into the mountains of Omarama, a world-famous gliding destination.

EXPERIENCES

Take your holiday to new heights!

Take your holiday to new heights!

Scenic helicopter flights guaranteed to take your breath away. Terrific views, wine tastings, & alpine landings, is there anything better?

TOURS

CYCLING ADVENTURES FOR EVERYONE

CYCLING ADVENTURES FOR EVERYONE

Central Otago is home to the spectacular Otago Central Rail Trail, Roxburgh Gorge and Clutha Gold Trails.

TOURS AND EXPERIENCES

Congratulations to our Ohau Snow Fields competition winner

Congratulations to our Ohau Snow Fields competition winner

Paula H. was the lucky winner of our Ohau Snow Fields give away. If you're thinking about a trip - its not too late to add Ohau Snowfields to your winter itinerary.

FLIGHTS

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FLYING TO LOWER SOUTH

Planning a trip to New Zealand and looking for the best way to get here? Here’s everything you need to know about flying to New Zealand’s South Island.

Lower South New Zealand has partnered with GO Rentals to ensure the best rental car experience you’ve ever had!

We’re 100% dedicated to making your car hire adventure, or your mission from A to B, a roaring success. We’re not just about the destination. We’re all about the journey.

With 6 car rental branches spread evenly throughout New Zealand, including Queenstown and Dunedin, you’re never far from a GO rental car.

Fly direct from Brisbane to Dunedin with Virgin Australia today! In about 3.5 hours you can land in New Zealand’s Lower South Island. Virgin Australia flies direct from Brisbane to Dunedin Airport every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.

Virgin Australia flies direct from Brisbane to Queenstown seven days a week.

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