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Discover how ancient cultural values inspire this fascinating young and vibrant Pacific nation.

Meet the people, experience the history, art, culture, and learn about what makes Kiwis who they are. On your journey of discovery, you will encounter friendly locals, genuine hospitality and experiences in some of the most beautiful places on Earth.

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Bring an open heart and mind, and New Zealand will share her secrets
Be inspired by Mori design

Mori designs, stories and performance arts frequently inspire New Zealand art and design. Meet working artists or try your own hand at creating something to take home from Aotearoa New Zealand.

Go behind-the-scenes peek at the movies

Follow Bilbo on an unexpected journey into Hobbiton, experience movie making magic at Weta Unleashed in Auckland’s Sky Tower or meet the artists at Wellington’s acclaimed Weta Workshop.

Check into an art gallery

Marvel at spectacular and fascinating art collections – from Nelson’s fabulous World of Wearable Art to the kinetic art works and amazing undulating mirrored exterior of Taranaki’s Len Lye Centre.

Travel back in time in Art Deco Napier

Explore a living gallery of gorgeous architectural wonders and design aesthetic from a long bygone era when this seaside city was forced to rebuild after a devastating natural disaster.

Experience the power of an All Blacks’ haka

Delve into New Zealand’s celebrated sporting culture on the field at legendary Eden Park, or line up (virtually) against the mighty All Blacks in an immersive rugby experience at Auckland’s Sky Tower.

Follow the arts

Self-drive an arts trail to Nelson’s artist studios, take an outdoor sculpture walk through a vineyard or a guided walking tour of the spectacular street art that adorns inner-city Christchurch and Dunedin.

Discover the stories of Aotearoa

Learn about the shared history of the Mori, Pakeha (European) and Pacific peoples who have made their home in Aotearoa New Zealand on a guided tour or in one of many innovative museums and experiences.

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