By Fraser Clements
Whether you're looking for practical planning tips or you're interested in New Zealand's history and culture, here are some facts to get you started.
New Zealand weather varies widely between the North and South Island. Find out what to expect and when the best time is to visit.
If you’re thinking about visiting to New Zealand, passport and visa organisation is key. Learn how to obtain a visa for New Zealand for a trouble free vacation.
New Zealand's unit of currency is the dollar (NZ$). Find out what travel costs in New Zealand to help you plan your trip.
Learn about driving in New Zealand including the road rules, which side of the road to drive on in New Zealand, using an international driver's licence and weather conditions.
We want all visitors to have a safe and enjoyable time in New Zealand.
This page provides answers to common questions from travellers to New Zealand.
i-SITE is New Zealand’s official visitor information network with over 80 i-SITEs nationwide
Planning a holiday to New Zealand? This section has important and practical travel information we recommend you read before you depart.
New Zealanders (also known as Kiwis) are friendly and down-to-earth people. Find out more about the values and culture of New Zealand's population.
Learn about the history of New Zealand, from the early settlement by the Maori to the arrival of Europeans.
Māori are the tangata whenua (indigenous people) of Aotearoa New Zealand and their culture is an integral part of local life. Experience Māori culture first-hand when you visit New Zealand.
You'll find a variety of awesome landscapes in New Zealand, all within easy reach of each other.
Since New Zealand drifted away from the super-continent, a unique flora and fauna has evolved, leaving a land full of interesting plants and creatures. Find out how you can experience New Zealand's wildlife when you visit.
The Tiaki Promise is a commitment to care for New Zealand, for now, and for future generations. Follow our Tiaki Promise to guard, protect and preserve our home for future generations.