Where the kiwis outnumber the Kiwis

It's not uncommon to see kiwi in day light on Stewart Island.

The island where the national bird outnumbers the human population two to one.

Classic tramp a pure delight

Walking around Blue Gem Lake - one of the purest in the world.

A lake high in the Nelson Lakes Park area has water quality rated at some of the purest in the world.

High country retreat

Grasmere, the high-country station, is a mecca for outdoor adventurers.

Superb skiing, followed by a reviving stay in an alpine retreat, is on offer not far from Christchurch.

One great big hoppy family

Garage Project co-owner and head brewer Pete Gillespie.

As Beervana approaches, here's a taste of what's in store in NZ's craft beer capital.

5 things to do on Stewart Island

A tourist boat is moored at the Ulva Island bird refuge in Paterson Inlet, Stewart Island. Photo: Stephen Russell / Fairfax NZ

Settle into a slower pace on New Zealand's third largest island.

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