Have a look at Fiordland's take on #dosomethingnewNZ with their "local's go free" September School Holiday's campaign.
Date 26 Aug 2020
A huge thank you to everyone in our community who has invited their friends and family to Fiordland for the Spring School Holidays, we really appreciate your support.
Below are some examples of special offers available to the locals while hosting visitors in our region during this time. Make the most of this opportunity and do something new in Fiordland!
Bring your friends to watch either Deer Wars or Ata Whenua & receive a free admission (T & C’s apply)
Book a Scenic Flight (min 2 seats) and receive one free seat (T & C’s apply)
Encourage your friends to stay in our Cinema Suite and if they book & stay receive complimentary bottle of both our Fiordland Pinot & Sauvignon Blanc (T & C’s apply).
JUCY Cruise Ts and Cs:
-Up to 2 x locals for free on any of our Milford Sound cruises with minimum of 2 x full paying adults.
-Kids Go Free on all cruises, and this is unlimited.
-This offer is for self-drive cruise only departing from Milford Sound, and is not valid on coach tours
-Bookings can be made by email, phone or in person at the Queenstown shop (26B Shotover Street, Queenstown / 0800 500 121 / email@example.com) or we can take walk ups at our JUCY Cruise desk in the Milford Sound Visitor Terminal. Proof of residence will be required.
Trips and Tramps:
1 x FOC local on our Milford Coach, Cruise and Walks Milford day trip, with a minimum of two paying pax, if it's a family, kids can travel FOC, but we still require the two paying Adults fare.
Milford Sound Nature Cruise One Fiordland local goes free with two paying adults.
Milford Sound Discover More Cruise. Lunch not included.One Fiordland local goes free with two paying adults.
Bookings must be made by calling Southern Discoveries reservations on 0800 264 536
Wings and Water:
We can do 4 pax family with a 5th local free.
Redcliff Café and Bar:
Locals bringing in 1-2 visitors will receive a complimentary house drink, for larger groups pre book your table by calling 03 249 7431 mention host a holiday and Megan will let you know about her special offer.
Will offer locals 30% off their massage if they have one paying friend.
Locals bringing in friends and family will receive a free tea or coffee with their meal.
The Ranch Bar and Grill:
Mention Host a Holiday and receive a standard house drink within the price of their main meal. Terms and conditions apply
All of our activities are 1 paying visitors = 1 free local
Kepler Water Taxi – Scale the summit and day hike up Mount Lumxore for some of Fiordland’s best views or hike the 10K Round the Bay back to town. Departs lakefront at 8.30am, 9.30am, 10.30am to Brod Bay and 4.30pm pick up Brod Bay (may not depart if poor weather)
Hidden Hankinson – Day trip to Lake Hankinson, a hidden Fiordland gem – minimum 3 paying guests required
Milford Track Hike & Lake Cruise – Spend a day on Lake Te Anau and the Milford Track – minimum 3 paying guests required
Epic Kepler – Guided heli hike on the Kepler Track including water taxi across the bay - minimum 3 paying guests required
Cycle Trail River Taxi – Jetboat ride on the Waiau River with a drop off to Balloon Loop, bike back to Te Anau approx. 20 kms - minimum 2 paying guests required
Jet Boat Fishing – Have a Go trout fishing experience from a jet boat on the Waiau River - minimum 2 paying guests required
Guided Fly Fishing – Fly fishing for experience or leaning anglers on the upper Waiau River - minimum 2 paying guests required
Pure Wilderness, Family Pass Special and River Ride & Bike tours.
We will need a minimum 2 full paying adults per each free local. (T & C’s apply)
Southern Lakes Helicopters:
One Fiordland local goes FREE with two full fare paying friends or family
Available on all our standard scenic flight options just mention “Host a Holiday” at time of booking direct bookings only
BOOK NOW (link to: https://southernlakeshelicopters.co.nz/book-now/ ) T & C Apply
Real Journeys and Go Orange:
One local travels for free per full fare paying guest.
Milford Sound Cruise - 10:30am
Te Anau Glowworm Caves - 10:15am
Promotion code: FIORDLOCAL20, T & C’s apply, booking direct only (not via website).
Faith in Fiordland:
1 paying visitors = 1 free local
Cruise Te Anau:
1 paying visitors = 1 free local
Free Coffee to locals bringing in groups of visiting friends and family.
Locals will be able to go for free on activities with full fare paying friends/family - T&C's apply/may vary between operators and free trips will be subject to availability, minimum numbers and not in conjunction with other offers. Locals to bring a proof of residence (document with address in either Te Anau Basin, Manapouri or Milford Sound)
In return we will ask locals to share the love. Write a review, write a lovely post on social media hash tagging back to the business or write a blog :)
26 Aug 2020
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