Regions

Auckland

Known as the commercial hub of New Zealand, Auckland is a vibrant city that is home to 1.6 million people. Being the largest city in New Zealand, Auckland is made up of an extremely diverse population...

Bay of Plenty

With New Zealanders and international visitors alike choosing the Bay of Plenty as a holiday destination, it’s no secret that the Bay of Plenty holds an immense amount of beauty and grandeur. The Nort...

Canterbury

With new developments, a thriving arts scene, and many educational opportunities, it is no surprise that Canterbury is home to a growing population of over 600,000 people. The region is made up of man...

Hawke's Bay

Based in a stunning location in the North Island, Hawke’s Bay is known for its warm climate, beautiful beaches and stunning scenery. The Hawke’s Bay region comprises two major centres - Napier and Has...

Wellington

Based at the bottom of the North Island, the Wellington region is known for its thriving art scene, abundance of restaurants, and amazing coffee. The Wellington region encompasses the capital of New Z...

Manawatu-Wanganui

Known for the diverse culture and natural beauty, the Manawatu-Wanganui region is located within the lower half of the North Island. The main centres within the region are made up of Palmerston North,...

Nelson-Tasman

With beautiful tropical island sceneries, the beautiful Nelson-Tasman regions are located within the top of the South Island in New Zealand. With white sand beaches, clear ocean water and the beauty o...

Northland

Described by many as the ‘winterless North’, Northland is known for its mild climate, beautiful white sandy beaches and stunning scenery. The main centres within the Northland region consist of Whanga...

Otago

Known for its dramatic landscapes, buzzing student life and tourist hotspots, the Otago region has something for everyone. Based in the South Island, the Otago region is made up of 4 main centres - Du...

Southland

Located at the bottom of the South Island (and also including Stewart Island - New Zealand’s third biggest island), Southland is known for its scenery and outdoor experiences. The region is made up of...

Taranaki

Home to the second highest peak in the North Island, the Taranaki region is known for its epic skiing and snowboarding opportunities on Mt Taranaki. The region's main centre is New Plymouth, followed ...

Waikato

The Mighty Waikato, located within the upper North Island, is known for its beautiful scenery, tourist attractions and spectacular surf beaches. Home to the village of Hobbiton, the Waikato is where m...

West Coast

Famous for its picturesque scenery, friendly locals, high amounts of rainfall and spectacular tourist attractions, the West Coast is a highly sought after location. Located on the west coast of the So...

Tairāwhiti

Known as ‘the city of the light’, Gisborne is the first city in the world to see the light of a new day. Located in the north east of the North Island, Gisborne boasts an extremely sunny, relaxed and ...

Wairarapa

Known for its dramatic scenery, beautiful coastlines and expansive vineyards, the Wairarapa region is highly admired among locals and tourists alike. Located at the bottom of the North Island, some of...

Marlborough

Warm, dry weather, world-famous scenery and fantastic wine - what more could you want?! Located at the top of the South Island, the Marlborough region's main centers include the towns of Blenheim ...