Air New Zealand have a mega sale on and trust us, you’ll want in on this one. You can score yourself cheap flights across the ditch to ski this winter but get in quick the sale to Queenstown and Christchurch finishes at midnight on Friday.
If you’ve always wanted to ski the slopes of New Zealand, now’s your time. Prices start as low as AU$189 one way from Sydney and Melbourne to Christchurch, the gateway to Mt Hutt and the club fields of Canterbury on the South Island or fly to Queenstown to access Coronet Peak and The Remarkables.
Queenstown is also the gateway to the stunning lakeside town of Wanaka, an hour’s drive away, and the ski fields of Cardona and Treble Cone. Sale fares start from AU$219 from Sydney to Queenstown.
Whichever way you look at it you’ll be close to a Kiwi ski field. Fly in to Auckland or Wellington and then self drive to Mt Ruapehu and ski the two ski fields (Whakapapa and Turoa) on the active volcano of the North Island.
New Zealand is known for stunning scenery, thrusting peaks, azure lakes, snow capped alps, a thriving apres scene, good wine, great food and rocking skiing and snowboarding and it’s all a mere three hour flight away from the east coast of Australia.
Sale flights are available from Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Cairns, the Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast so there’s no excuses not to be clicking in to your skis or board in New Zealand this winter.
Remember the sale finishes at midnight on Friday. Check out the fares here.