Nearly 2.5 million people visited New Zealand in the year to March 2010, with the majority coming to New Zealand for holidays and to visit family and friends.
People from all around the world, and especially Australia and Asia Pacfic, come to view the spectacular scenery, sample New Zealand’s world renowned food and beverages, shop and to get close to nature.
A chance to go boating and catch a fish themselves is a dream for many. In New Zealand it is possible to turn that dream into reality through chartering a boat with a crew, or self-drive or sail, and through numerous fishing charter companies – many are listed on the internet and found using the key words like boat hire, fishing charter and locations like Auckland, or Hauraki Gulf.
For a comprehensive list of “What’s on in Auckland”, go to www.eventfinder.co.nz and click on Auckland.
Other useful links include: