Embark on a 3-day guided trek on the Hollyford Track, one of New Zealand’s most renowned hiking trails, located in the UNESCO-listed Fiordland National Park. An experienced guide leads you past the snow-capped peaks of the Southern Alps through native rainforest to the rugged west coast. You’ll backpack through the Hollyford Valley, ride a jet boat and take a helicopter flight into magnificent Milford Sound. Enjoy personalized service, world-class cuisine and comfortable lodge accommodation during this small-group tour, limited to 16 participants.
Four-wheel drive vehicles are intrinsic to our family farm life in the rugged High Country. Experience the safe yet gravity- defying nimbleness of our Green Jeeps, take in breath-taking panoramic views.You’ll be guided by a Tom, the fourth generation farmer, with his best mate ‘Tubs’, a working sheep dog who ‘speaks on command! Tom will share with the colourful gold mining history, unique High Country ecosphere and rugged schist landmarks, with true stories of farming the land since 1911 . It’s a ‘wee adventure” as we say in the South, that’s ideal for families or couples with a taste for high country adventure.~ Amazing views and photo opportunities from 1,000m.~ Learn about the gold-mining history & farming life.~ Meet a working dog (it might even sit along side you).~ Learn about the history of the area, the farm and the people.~ Panoramic high country views of the Eyre Mountains and Nevis.~ See if you can spot our native bird of prey, the New Zealand Peregrine falcon.
Looking to de-stress? Crush a car. You can eventailor your experience: grab a can of spray paintand unleash your daily stressors before gettingbehind the controls of our digger. Trust us,there’s nothing more satisfying than hearing thecrunch of disintegrating metal. Includes a privateviewing area to give your guests a front row view.
Experience the Burt Munro Challenge and ride the entire country on a custom motorcycle! We will experience the countries best roads like Lindis and Arthurs Pass, stay at hotels full of character and do it all on a one-off motorcycle. Food, accommodation, ferry costs, excursions, a chase truck and a mechanic are all provided.
A visit to our farm and guided tour of our animals provides you with unique insight to rural life in New Zealand. We are excited to enable you to interact with animals you may not otherwise meet and reveal where food comes from
Did you love making sandcastles as a kid? What about smashing them afterwards? This is the experience for you. You won’t find any seashells here, but you will get to ram a heap of dirt into a giant mound before making your way to the top and back for extra thrills.He is a beast. Test your mettle and destroy everything in your path with our grunty 15-tonne bulldozer
Located on a privately owned working kiwi farm set in the high country just 45 minutes South of Queenstown in a farming settlement called Garston. The Life of a Working Dog is a dog show which lasts just over an hour. You will gain an insight into farming life, the history of the area and what the Life of a Working Dog is like. Meet the famous Huntaway dogs that were bred for New Zealand's rugged high country. Witch, Pip and Tubs love to lick, shake hands and 'speak' on command. With one whistle they snap to attention ready to show you their different talents. ~ Amazing views and photo opportunities.~ Step inside a working woolshed.~ Meet our dogs and pat them if you wish.~ Learn about the dogs, their different roles and jobs on the farm.~ Watch the dogs bring the sheep into the woolshed and push them through the yards.~ Learn how they respond to different commands.