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Located approximately 1.5 hours’ drive to the east of Auckland is the spectacular Coromandel Peninsula. For anyone seeking a perfect short break location within a short distance from Auckland, The Coromandel would be one of our top choices. To complete … Continue reading

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For anyone looking for a perfect spot to visit for a long weekend or a short break, Mt Maunganui / Tauranga would be one of our picks. With flights to Auckland from New Zealand’s main centres significantly lower than direct … Continue reading

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Air New Zealand has just announced changes to their regional services. From April 2015 they will no longer fly the following routes: Kaitaia – Auckland Whangarei – Wellington Whakatane – Auckland Taupo – Wellington Palmerston North – Nelson Westport – … Continue reading

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The New Zealand Rental Vehicle Association has recently shared some videos to help promote safe driving in New Zealand. Rental Cars New Zealand plans to dedicate a page on our website soon promoting road safety for our rental car customers. … Continue reading

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The New Zealand Government has just announced new laws and limits regarding drinking alcohol and driving in New Zealand. From the 1st of December 2014 the legal limit for fully licenced drivers over the age of 20 years of age, … Continue reading

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Great news for our Picton Rental Car Customers! Rental Cars New Zealand has recently confirmed a new agreement with our property owners which means that we are committed to the Picton, Blenheim and wider Marlborough rental car market. In the … Continue reading

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If you need to hire snow chains in Christchurch this winter, give Rental Cars New Zealand a phone call. We have a large range of snow chains for rent to fit most models of cars. We hire them out to … Continue reading

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Depending on where you plan to drive in your rental vehicle during winter will make a difference to whether you need snow chains or not. If you planning a trip through any high country or alpine pass route in the … Continue reading

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New Zealand’s largest sporting event for Intermediate and Middle School students takes place in Tauranga in September 2014. From the 7th to the 12th of September more than 6500 competitors from nearly 200 schools will compete against the best of … Continue reading

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What is the most famous thing about Taupo? If your rental car trip takes you through the central North Island of New Zealand, make sure that you stop and check out McDonald’s Taupo. Last year this McDonald’s outlet was voted number … Continue reading

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