Updated: 18-Aug-2014 09:37 PM
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One of the team at Cardrona soaking up the rays and the views. Makes our weekly pixel choice easy! Stunning Queenstown! Each week we take our camera and report in on what we've discovered in our giant playground.

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Random Pick
High on the cliffs above Bucklands Beach you'll find Musick Point, stunning views and cliff walks.
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Most Friendliest City
Auckland is ranked one of the friendliest cities in the world - praised for its “clear air, fresh food, and amazing culture". Read more
Recently Opened
Puhoi Track - just opened, it's a part of Te Araroa Walkway spanning the length of New Zealand.
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Te Atatu Peninsula Walk

Hugging the salt marshes of the Waitemata Harbour this lovely walkway winds some 6km around the Te Atatu Peninsula. Great for bikes, scooters, mountain buggies and casual walkers - and some wonderful peace and quiet.

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Best of July
Best play idea, best new find, best news, best twilight highlight, best feedback, best Sunday moment....
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Latest Podcast
Listen to the latest audio blog - Ohinemuri Estate (winemaking in the Waikino) and a selection of sound bites. Listen here
New Zealand
International Visitors
Here's a section just for you to help make the most of your Kiwi adventure.
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Blue Springs

Find things to do: for free, on rainy days, for an adventure, child friendly, or just the thrill of it. NZ is one big Kiwi playground so, go play!

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Go Read

Our recommended top spots, road trips, and reviews of selected commercial experiences. Podcasts available too.

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Put the jug on, take off your shoes and read-up on Kiwi life: lifestyle blogs, media releases and snapshots of our real New Zealand.  
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Rediscover a month of Sundays. Get inspired, find your creative streak or immerse yourself in some fun DIY. All new blog!
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We bring you thousands of things to do in New Zealand. 

Julie Crean - EditorBorn and bred in New Zealand, Julie has an inbuilt love for the outdoors which magically seems to be part of any Kiwi’s DNA. Combining her passion for exploring and writing, along with healthy lashings of humour and insect repellent, PlanMyPlay was inevitable. Endless notes and untold photos were finally put to good use, resulting in more than 2000 things to do and see in New Zealand, plus numerous ideas to keep you entertained and occupied at home. Read more