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Welcome Rock Trails - Air New Zealand
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Welcome Rock Trails

There are very few places that offer the magic that Southland does. With varied landscapes nestled together right on the edge of New Zealand, it is a region of contrasts with mountain peaks, the deepest of lakes, meandering rivers, fertile farmlands, lush primordial forests, and captivating coastlines.

Whether you’re looking for day trips, a weekend getaways or longer escapes, you will find plentiful opportunities to try the region’s world-famous attractions, locations, hospitality and fare. From the rugged coastline of The Catlins, the bright lights of Invercargill, the starry skies of Stewart Island/Rakiura and the majestic wilderness of Fiordland, there is something for everyone and every type of adventure.