Useful Links

Regional Tourism Organisation/Agencies

Destination Fiordland
Destination Fiordland is the Regional Tourism Organisation (RTO) for the Fiordland area, responsible for the destinational marketing of Fiordland, incorporating the holiday resorts of Te Anau and Manapouri, as well as the scenic icons of Milford Sound and Doubtful Sound. Destination Fiordland provides information on products and services available to visitors to the Fiordland area.

Destination Queenstown
Destination Queenstown's role is to co-ordinate, facilitate, motivate and develop the marketing of Queenstown.

Tourism New Zealand
Tourism New Zealand is an international marketing agency responsible for marketing ‘destination New Zealand’ offshore. Their website provides travel information, maps, driving routes, activities and accommodation information to help you plan your New Zealand holiday.

Venture Southland
Venture Southland is the official government department to promote, facilitate, motivate and develop the marketing of Southland.

Stewart Island Promotions Association
Stewart Island Promotions Association is the local tourism association, working to provide information and marketing of Stewart Island to visitors.

Department of Conservation
The Department of Conservation (DoC) is a government department which works to protect New Zealand's natural and historic heritage, provides public conservation places.

The Department of a global movement to ensure the social participation of persons with disabilities, in travel, adventure, and cultural contribution - It starts looking at real people as they exist in all their diversity of abilities.

New Zealand's leading family of experience brands.  Based in the stunning South Island of New Zealand, Wayfare comprises of five leading tourism brands: Cardrona Alpine Resort, Go Orange, The International Antarctic Centre, Canyon Food & Brew Co. and Real Journeys.


Canyon Brewery
Black Serving fresh, flavorful food and award-winning beer crafted onsite alongside the iconic Shotover River attached to Go Orange's Rafting Base.  A apres rafting brew, a causal bite or dinner with the family or check out a brewery tour!

Cardrona Alpine Resort
Cardrona is a relaxed and friendly Ski Area in Wanaka. It has been putting smiles on skiers and snowboarders for 35 years. Explore it all - wide open beginner trails, pristine groomers, fun freeride terrain and world class parks and pipes.

Stewart Island Experience
Stewart Island Experience offers ferry services between Bluff and Stewart Island and a wide range of excursions including cruises, coach tours, guided walks and rental cars, scooters and mountain bikes for sightseeing on Stewart Island.

The International Antarctic Centre
Located next to Christchurch International Airport, and open every day of the years, the International Antarctic Centre has a huge range of experiences guaranteed to entertain the whole family. Be chilled in our incredible Antarctic storm room.  Be thrilled on an all-terrain vehicle tour.  Make friends with penguins and much more!

Black Cat Cruises
Black Cat offer daily cruises on the scenic Akaroa and Lyttelton Harbours near Christchurch New Zealand, offering unforgettable views of the wildlife, swimming with dolphins & kayaking adventures. (Black Cat Cruises is a joint venture partner of Real Journeys)

Real Journeys
Real Journeys offer a variety of high-end experiences in some of the most beautiful places on earth from stunning Milford Sound to spectacular Queenstown through ti the unspolit magic of Stewart Island.  Part of the Go Orange family.

Getting Around

Queenstown Ferries
Queenstown Ferries is a new scheduled ferry service operating daily between Queenstown Bay and Frankton. It has 6 stops: Queenstown Bay, Queenstown Golf Course, Bayview, The Rees, Marina and the Hilton Hotel.  Check out the timetable and schedule #takethelake.

Queenstown Water Taxis
Spectacular scenery with a unique private lake cruise.  Exclusive locations only accessible by Queenstown Water Taxis.  Your own private guide/driver, personalized routes   Want to go to off the a secluded beach?  Off for a unique walk?  Just want to cruise? Hire your private boat and driver from us!


Fiordland Lodge
Elegant and luxurious accommodation at Fiordland Lodge offers comfort and privacy, with full guest and dining facilities. Stunning views of Lake Te Anau and the mountains of Fiordland National Park.

Stewart Island Lodge
Stewart Island Lodge is a private and secluded up-market B&B, with sweeping views of Halfmoon Bay and the ocean beyond. The perfect accommodation to enjoy your visit to Stewart Island.