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Journeys : Apr May 2012
Ski New Zealand with the whole family N ew Zealand ’s remarkable geographic features and reliable snow make it one of the premier ski destinations in the world. It’s also easily accessible from our shores, meaning the whole family can be having fun on the slopes in no time. Lively resorts such as Queenstown and Wanaka offer a great choice of accommodation, with plenty of restaurants, bars and world-class shopping for those days when you are not on the mountain. The Southern Lakes district of Wanaka, only 70 kilometres from Queenstown, features high mountains and extensive terrain with reliable snow and powder days. Taking the whole family skiing can be a bit daunting – but not when you make Wanaka your base, because it gives you easy access to popular Cardrona, where there are plenty of kid-friendly facilities. Snow Park NZ, 40 minutes from Wanaka, is the ultimate freestyle hotspot for skiers and snowboarders alike. Most people visit Snow Park for the immaculate mountain and array of freestyle features – but whether you want Start planning your South Island winter holiday now – call RACT Travelworld on 1300 368 111 or visit your local branch. to master the advanced features, start out in the designated learners area or check out some of the world’s top riders competing, Snow Park offers something for everyone. The area around Wanaka is packed full of non-snow activ ities suitable for the whole family, from the nearby adrenalin rush of Queenstown to world-class wine tasting and the unique Puzzle World – so whether you’re looking for a winter holiday with a taste of skiing or a dedicated ski holiday, Kirra can take you there. From Wanaka, it’s not far to the amazing landscapes around Aoraki-Mt Cook, New Zealand’s highest peak. The Glacier Explorers cruise to see awesome icebergs on the terminal lake of the Tasman Glacier is an unforgettable experience. Terms & conditions: *21 day motorhome escape: price based on quad share for travel in May 2012. Alpha general terms & conditions apply. Offer valid for travel between 01/05/12 - 30/09/12. To book quote #2FB98. ^Ski Queenstown: prices are based on twin share for travel in July 2012. Offer valid for travel 15/06/2012 - 30/09/2012. To book quote #2F8MF. **Self-drive holiday: price based on twin share for travel in May 2012. Offer valid for travel 01/05/2012 - 30/09/2012. Budget car hire based on CDAR category, standard Budget rental conditions apply. To book quote #2FB99. General terms and conditions: Valid for new bookings by 30/06/2012. Packages exclude airfares, taxes, visas and insurance and compulsory payments to third parties. Specials are not valid in conjunction with any other offers and are subject to change & availability. Other travel periods available; seasonal surcharges may apply. #Member exclusive: Discount valid on land bookings over $1000. Minimum booking value excludes ski passes and ultimate hikes walks. Kirra Holidays Lic No. TTA 164197. The price shown is for a cash payment - credit card fees of up to 2% will apply. For any additional travel arrangements outside this offer service fees may apply. Please ask at the time of booking. RACT Travel ABN No. 45 144 538 803. Lic No. TAS025. COME AND EXPERIENCE NEW ZEALAND Pay for 14 days hire in a 4 berth Alpha Campervan & receive 7 days hire FREE! 21 day Motorhome Escape $840** pp $462^pp $280*pp from from from AU00481 Includes: 9 nights standard accommodation 9 days Budget car hire Entry to Skytower Auckland Includes: Stay 6, pay 5 at the Goldridge Resort Queenstown Return Mountain & airport transfers 2 day NZSuperpass for 2 adults quad share twin share twin share 10 day Self-Drive holiday Ski ‘Remarkable’ Queenstown MEMBEREXCLUS I V E T akeane x tra$50#offperbooking 66 April / May 2012
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