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Planning your next family holiday? Whether you’re jumping in the car and having a backyard break or you’re jetting overseas for a big adventure, we’ve put together some handy tips, New Zealand destination guides, insurance must-knows and more to make your next family holiday a success.

camping

Camping ideas for families

Make sure your next family camping trip is a success with these nifty camping ideas and tips – A prepared camper is a happy camper! ...
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Getting kids back into a good sleep routine after holidays

Did those late nights get out of hand during the school holidays? Try these top tips from a sleep expert to get the kids back into a good sleep routine ...
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North Island Ski Holiday – 5 night getaway to Ruapehu

Treat the family to a snow experience of a lifetime! A family ski holiday is often the highlight of the year, with thrilling descents, snowball fights, and the kids exhausted after a day’s racing around the slopes.

Staying at the 4 Star family friendly Tongariro Crossing Lodge with breakfast included. Includes 4 days Ruapehu lift passes (Valid at Whakapapa and Turoa Ski Fields)

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Learn to Ski or Snowboard in Wanaka – 5 night Holiday

Kids love Cardrona, thanks to its crazy colourful base area, children’s programmes and mellow groomed runs.

With rental car, two bedroom accommodation at family friendly Moorings Motel & Apartments and a 3 day First Timer ski/board package for Cardrona Ski Field (includes 3 days lift pass, lesson, rental & kids club), a family ski holiday couldn’t be easier!

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Ultimate Luxury – Wharekauhau Country Estate

4 night Holiday – available in School Holidays!

For the ultimate family indulgence, enjoy 4 nights, meals & activities at luxury lodge Wharekauhau Country Estate situated on a five thousand acre working farm on the southeast coast of the North Island. It’s a chance for your family to enjoy wide open spaces, cosy family time, exquisite family dinners (or private dinners for the parents if you prefer!)

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Kids stay and ski FREE at Mt Hutt

Taking the family on a South Island skiing holiday with our 7 night holiday package, with kids 10 years and under ski and stay free!

Holiday includes 8 day rental car hire, 7 nights at family friendly two bedroom apartment at Brinkley Resort and 6 day Mt Hutt Lift Passes.

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Bay of Islands Escape – 4 day holiday

Take the family to the Bay of Islands with our great value holiday package.

You’ll enjoy the best the Bay of Islands has to offer including Hole in the Rock Cruise, Cape Reinga Day Tour and day pass to Waitangi.

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Rotorua Adventure – 4 day holiday

The kids will love this action packed 4 day Rotorua holiday!

With adventures including Redwood Treewalk, off road Bush Safari Tour and Spa, Luge & Geyser package there’s plenty to keep them entertained!

Also includes breakfast & dinner daily!

New Caledonia family road trip

Why New Caledonia Should Be On Your Family Holiday Bucket List

Introducing: a road trip around New Caledonia! Here’s why it should be on your family ...
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Road trip game: Car cricket

One of our favourite road trip games is car cricket. The rules tend to vary ...
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summer

31 Hacks for Summer Parenting

Here are 31 shortcuts, tips, tricks, ideas and bits of advice that will take away ...
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holiday insurance

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Things to check in your travel insurance policy

Congratulations on your pregnancy and good idea to take a holiday before bubs arrives. Insurance ...
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Medical treatment overseas

Tips for when you require medical treatment overseas

When we are at home in New Zealand we are able to access (mostly free) ...
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Holiday while pregnant

Pregnancy, travel and insurance

Congratulations on your pregnancy and good idea to take a holiday before bubs arrives. Insurance ...
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Fiji

Discover ‘Fiji Time’

One visit to the beautiful Fiji Islands and you will understand the meaning of Fiji ...
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south island

12 Day South Island Road Trip

To help you plan your itinerary, we've got a great 12 day family road trip ...
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Wellington

Plan a trip to Wellington

Check out some of our favourite places for families to stay, eat and play in ...
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north island road trip

10 Day North Island Road Trip

If you're planning a trip around New Zealand's North Island with the family, why not ...
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Fiji Marriott holiday Momi bay

Momi Bay Fiji, your family holiday destination!

We went to "investigate" the Fiji Marriott Momi Bay resort and spa for families, couples ...
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New Caledonia family road trip

Why New Caledonia Should Be On Your Family Holiday Bucket List

Introducing: a road trip around New Caledonia! Here’s why it should be on your family ...
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rotorua

Plan a trip to Rotorua

Check out some of our favourite places to stay, eat and play in Rotorua so ...
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holiday tips

road trips

Road trip games for the car

Playing the same old car games, road trip after road trip, can get a little ...
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beach holidays

What you need to know before travelling

Travelling advice and information. Find out what you need to know before travelling with babies ...
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family holiday

Happy kids, happy holidays

Get everyone off to a great start on that all important first day of a ...
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camping with kids

Top tips for camping with kids

A family camping trip is something every family should try at least once. We’ve made ...
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Top tips for a happy camping holiday

Top tips for a happy camping holiday

Find top tips on how to have a happy camping holiday with the family ...
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kids holiday

Baby and kids travel gear

Find tips on baby and kids travel gear to make kids holiday travel easy ...
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Travel sick

Quick motion sickness cures that work

Travelling with kids is hard when you have children who get motion sickness. Get ten ...
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