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Wanaka

Wanaka, sheltered behind the Southern Alps in the South Island of New Zealand, is the ideal holiday destination. There is something for everyone, whatever your age, ability or sense of adventure. From fishing to flightseeing, tramping to tennis, horsetrekking to heli skiing, goldpanning to golfing. Close to the Mount Aspiring National Park, the area is a natural paradise.

About an hour's drive from Queenstown, Wanaka is very near several excellent ski areas (such as Treble Cone and Cardrona) and some very good places to go tramping. Many of the most popular activities in Wanaka involve the beautiful lake. While the pace of life here is far more sedate and less huried than in Queenstown, Wanaka features many of the same high adrenalin activities and adventures. So if you want to do your paragliding, jetboating or rap jumping in a more quiet and secluded atmosphere, Wanaka might just be the place.

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Easter is a great time to visit Wanaka and see the Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow.



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Rhythm and Alps Wanaka New Year's Eve Celebrations Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra Rural TV presents The Branding New Years Eve Festival
Rhythm and Alps
Robrosa Station, Wanaka
From Tuesday 30 December 2014 to Thursday 1 January 2015
Wanaka New Year's Eve Celebrations
Wanaka Lake Front, Wanaka
From Wednesday 31 December 2014 to Thursday 1 January 2015
Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra
Lake Wanaka Centre, Wanaka
Tuesday 11 November 2014
Rural TV presents The Branding New Years Eve Festival
Lake Hawea Hotel, Wanaka
From Wednesday 31 December 2014 to Thursday 1 January 2015
3 Hour Family Rogaine
Wanaka
Saturday 1 November 2014


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