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  1. Children’s Attractions Around NZ
    Children’s Attractions Around NZ

    Childhood memories of good times at the bach can last forever. With a bit of planning your family holiday can be just as memorable.... [More]

  2. Kapiti Coast
    Kapiti Coast

    The long sandy beaches of the Kapiti Coast are a 40km drive from Wellington - but they're a world apart from the capital; spot rare native birds on Kapiti Island, play golf or explore the parks and nature reserves.... [More]

  3. Snow guide: Mt Ruapehu
    Snow guide: Mt Ruapehu

    Rising dramatically 2797m out of the Central Plateau, this vast volcanic beauty has two commercial ski areas and a friendly little club field.... [More]

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  1. A Schoolhouse Amongst the Vines
    A Schoolhouse Amongst the Vines

    From schoolhouse to luxurious cottage - a tale of transformation at Kina Beach Vineyard.... [More]

  2. The Story of Wildside Lodge, West Coast
    The Story of Wildside Lodge, West Coast

    Wildside Lodge is a labour of love, a rustic, hand-crafted beauty which evolved through Dan and Kath Lane's philosophy and need for using resources that were locally available and free, or at least recycled and cheap!... [More]

  3. Golden Days at Big Bay
    Golden Days at Big Bay

    Fond memories of bach holidays at Big Bay in the 1940s - long drops, meat safes, sackfuls of seafood and a great community.... [More]

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Mereden - Fabulous Central Waterfront Location

 clean, comfortable, great location, peaceful outlook, handy to everything 

Large Downtown Family 5 Bdrm Residence-Full site

 Great location and lots of room for a large family or group. 

Mt Maunganui Luxury  Brand new upmarket Apartment

 The little apartment was perfect for us as we had a quick 20 hour stay at the Mt. It was clean and tidy, with a super comfy bed. 

Brand New, Quality Plus, French Boutique style

 We loved everything about this home. Within walking distance to shops. Having the beach stones throw away. In house entertainment. We are newly weds so everything looks lovely everywhere, all the time, to everything, always for ever and ever. 

Mount Beach Bach - for your romantic getaway

 Fantastic location, and great bach. Very comfy bed. Lovely touch to have coffee, milk, chocolates, and fruit awaiting our arrival. 

Mereden - Fabulous Central Waterfront Location

 Beautiful location with fantastic views looking out over Pilot Bay!!!