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Discover Travel update (28 August’21)

With NZ currently at alert Level 4 and moving to Level 3 on Sep 1st, the Discover Travel office is temporarily closed, but Peter will be re-opening the doors when we get back to Level 2, Mon-Fri 9am-4pm. Domestic travel can resume at Level 2, and of course we’re all… Read the rest

Kia Orana the Cook Islands – now open!

We’re thrilled that NZ’s two-way bubble with the Cook Islands started on 17 May, so with colder weather fast approaching, please contact us now to secure your own spell of winter avoidance! Initially there will be 3-4 Air New Zealand flights per week to Rarotonga, departing Auckland at 855am (so… Read the rest

Australia Travel Bubble from 19th April

We’re excited to hear that the much anticipated two-way Trans-Tasman quarantine-free bubble with Australia is finally confirmed. We’ve been hearing from many clients that they are anxious to get across the ‘ditch’ to finally be reunited with family and friends or to escape the coldest months of our winter, so… Read the rest

Do Something New, New Zealand

Tourism NZ has launched today their ‘Do Something New, New Zealand,’ campaign.   “Now is the perfect time for Kiwis to make their ‘NZ must do’ bucket list item a reality. We’ve all got things we’ve always wanted to see and do. This campaign shares those moments and gets people… Read the rest

We love NZ – time to explore our own backyard!

We hope you are safe and enjoying significantly more freedom following the government’s announcement to move to COVID-19 Alert Level 2 from 23:59 on Wednesday 13th May 2020. We are delighted to be re-opening our office at 9am on Thursday 14th May, and we look forward to welcoming you in-store.… Read the rest

Covid-19 update 12 May 2020

We hope you are safe and well and looking forward to significantly more freedom later this week! Following the government’s announcement to move to COVID-19 Alert Level 2 from 23:59 on Wednesday 13th May 2020, we are delighted to be re-opening our office at 9am on Thursday 14th May, and… Read the rest

Covid-19 Travel update: 23 April 2020

We hope you are safe and well in your ‘bubble’ and looking forward to a little more freedom next week! Following the government’s announcement to move to COVID-19 Alert Level 3 from 23:59 on Monday 27th April 2020, as a ‘non-essential’ business our office must remain physically closed for the… Read the rest

It’s business as (the new) normal

You can rest assured that for Discover Travel it’s business as (the new) normal. Following the Canterbury Earthquakes in 2011, we’ve all had plenty of practice at working remotely, and are fortunate to be working in an industry where this is possible. Discover Travel has been in business for 20… Read the rest