Disney's Pete's Dragon

New Zealand has been featured for the first time as the home of Disney's "Pete's Dragon."

Disney Pete's Dragon Logo

A reimagining of Disney’s cherished family classic, “Pete’s Dragon” is the adventure of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend - a loveable dragon named Elliot.

In Disney's Pete's Dragon, New Zealand plays Millhaven, a logging town in the American Pacific Northwest.

Soar and explore New Zealand just like Elliot

New Zealand is a country with a smile on its face.

Robert Redford Actor

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