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Road safety Guides

Information about Road safety? Here some useful links… NZTA ‘What’s Different about driving in New Zealand’ brochure (multi-language) NZTA Speed Limit guide NZTA Driving Conditions guide NZTA Road Code guide NZTA Alcohol and Drug Limit when Driving Tourism NZ ‘Self

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The Bay of Islands Walkway

A ‘Full Circle Day Walk’ including two ferry crossings in the Bay of Islands You can start the walkway anywhere in Russell, Okiato, Opua or Paihia and use the ferry between Opua/Okaito and Russel/Paihia. On your way, you will most

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Camping our way

“Freedom campers could find themselves paying an instant $200 fine if the “poo police” find them in an area where freedom camping has been banned – or even if they are preparing to camp there.” (source NZHerald.co.nz) Not to worry

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Tourism Radio in your campervan

Using the latest GPS technology, this personal tour guide comes standard with your Bay of Islands Campervans. What is Tourism Radio? It’s like travelling around New Zealand with your personal Tour Guide. It will add a new dimension to your

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Travel times and distances in New Zealand

Times and distances in New Zealand are often misjudged. Highways (except around a few cities) are comparable to 80Km roads in Europe or Australia. OK, you are allowed to drive 100 km per hour but whether this is always possible

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Whangamomona hotel Forgotten World Highway

Have a meal or a drink at Whangamomona Hotel and stay the night, they have limited campervan parking available. Built on colonial bridle paths formed in the late 19th century, the highway is remote and mysterious to the extreme. “A

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