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‘what on earth’

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Our Newsletter has:
• Offers & deals
• Updated outdoor tips section
• Useful things & oddities
• Not too much dull stuff, & it’s short (ish)!


Latest Issue

August 2009

• Active Earth bits and bobs
• Tongariro Photographic Expedition (NEW)
• Have you got a big mouth?
• What's happening in New Zealand?
• Cowboy coffee
• interesting oddities



Previous Newsletters

July 2008

• special deals
• new Tibet Mountain Bike trip
• Czech attacked by glowworm
• what’s happening in New Zealand?
• are you a hot head?
• interesting oddities

September 2007

• are you a bargain hunter?
• new trip – Volcanic Plateau
• man sells South Island for $1
• North Island special
• has someone squashed your tomatoes?
• what’s happening in New Zealand?
• interesting oddities

October 2004

• our news
• immigration
• do you have an emission problem?
• interesting oddities
• New Zealand travel tools
• win our gratitude