Here's our itinerary and some comments. Click on a picture to go to the Album.Then click on each Thumbnail picture to see an enlargement.

Auckland - our start and end point Oamaru - Yellow Eyed Penguins and Blue Penguin Colony. No pictures were allowed of Blue Penguin colony. See pictures for more details.
Auckland - Kelly Tarltons Undersea Adventure Dunedin - Speights Brewery Tour and Cadbury Candy Tour. No pictures allowed at Cadbury, just lots of samples!
Our Campervan and parks Te Anau
Taupo - We visited geyser area called Craters of the Moon and Huka Falls where we were able to watch as they opened the dam to let water out Doubtful Sound - tour from Te Anau - a bus, small boat, another large bus and then a large boat. On return got to see underground power station
Ferry Crossing -Wellington to Picton on South Island and later the reverse. After you park your vehicle on the ferry, you go to lounges during the voyage. They also have cafes. Queenstown - High adrenelin town. Rode Gondola, Luge, Jet Boats and Al did Bungy jump
Kaikoura - didn't get to do much, seas were too rough for Whale watching and swimming with dolphins. Tours were cancelled. Franz Joseph Town and Glacier. Took helicopter ride to see both Franz Joseph Glacier and Fox Glacier.
Christchurch pictures from Gondola ride to top of mountain Greymouth - stopped at Shantytown, an old replica of a mining town
Christchurch Wildlife Park   Stopped in Nelson but no pictures, just rested.
Christchurch Antarctic Adventure Picton - Last stop on South Island. Hair raising drive to get there from Nelson through a very mountainous pass.

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