More than just a great city – Auckland is a whole region full of things to see and do.
Extending along the east coast of the North Island is the sunny Bay of Plenty offering an extensive mix of activities, attractions, arts and culture, events and top dining experiences.
The Canterbury region is the heart of the South Island and a favourite destination for travellers from around the world.
This area consists of three regions: Central Otago, Southern Lakes and Southland.
Welcome to a great holiday experience. Rainbow trout fishing -- Lake Taupo, rivers (including the world famous Tongariro) and streams. Fishing season lasts all year. Guides available.
There are many beautiful places in the world, only a few can be described as truly special. With thousands of natural hideaways to enjoy, gorgeous beaches, dramatic rainforests, friendly people and fantastic fresh food The Coromandel experience is truly unique and not to be missed
Long hot summers and mild sunny winters make Hawke’s Bay the perfect year round holiday destination. Boasting 170 vineyards, more than 70 wineries, traditional farmers markets and...
The Lower North Island region of Kapiti and Horowhenua boasts unspoilt beaches, rivers, villages, friendly people and natural, open spaces – the perfect places to enjoy real Kiwi experiences.
Stunning Marlborough… A region of spectacular scenic beauty, with the sunny skies and turquoise waters of the Marlborough Sounds, world renowned wines and gourmet delights all provide a blissful escape.
Visit Nelson Tasman, a land rich with spectacular scenery, three national parks, and the highest sunshine hours in the South Island.....the place to forget about the busy pace of life for a while
Whether your desire is to 'hook the big one', swim with dolphins, charter a yacht or dive the Poor Knights, you will be well catered for in Northland.
Nestled amid rolling hills and native forest, the geothermal wonderland of Rotorua boasts spa, adventure, outdoor and cultural activities galore.
Sweeping plains, rolling hills, braided rivers and unspoilt coastline make the refreshing natural environment of South Canterbury a popular holiday spot.
Taranaki’s spectacular landscape, rich cultural calendar and endless outdoor opportunities make it a great place to visit and an even better place to stay.
The Hamilton & Waikato region boasts the main hub of Hamilton City along with visitor hotspots including Hobbiton Movie Set, Waitomo Caves, the surfing mecca of Raglan, top cycle trails and much more.
With one of the ‘top 10 coastal drives in the world’ Westport to Greymouth, one of the ‘top six train journeys in the world’ the TranzAlpine train, and two of the most accessible glaciers in the world
Central Plateau
Nelson Tasman
West Coast
Bay of Plenty
East Coast
Lower North Island
South Canterbury / Otago
Central Otago & Southland
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What's different about driving in New Zealand?
What's different about driving in New Zealand?
There are a few things that you may not be used to when driving in New Zealand. For example: We drive on the left side of the road. Using a hand-held mobile phone while driving is illegal. Make sure you have a safe and enjoyable journey – please take a few minutes to read this before starting out.

Kia ora and welcome to the Holiday Parks of Middle Earth - New Zealand

Welcome to the Holiday Accommodation Parks Association of New Zealand's website. Holiday parks provide New Zealand's best leisure accommodation, whether you are a backpacker or a family on holiday. New Zealand holiday parks are found in the country's most beautiful locations and there is a holiday park to suit every budget and style. Holiday Parks are your best option for accommodation when exploring Middle Earth. 

Holiday parks in NZ offer a wide variety of accommodation options, from camping sites through to self-contained motels and cabins. They are well known as providing the iconic New Zealand holiday experience. Holiday parks in New Zealand are open all year round.

On behalf of our members, we wish you an enjoyable New Zealand holiday park experience. Enjoy the opportunity to meet great people at our parks - kiwis, overseas visitors and and the park operators. We're sure that you will have a wonderful time!
Click here to find a New Zealand holiday park, cabin, campground or self-contained accommodation. has been developed to help visitors to New Zealand safely enjoy their self-drive holiday.

Driving is a great way to experience all New Zealand has to offer. But driving in New Zealand may be unlike driving in other countries.

This site provides basic information about New Zealand road rules and etiquette, along with links to more details about everything that those unfamiliar with our roads need to know.

The site has three sections:
o Planning your trip
o On arrival
o On the road

We encourage visitors to return to the site at each stage of their trip for more guidance and ideas.

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