Roadtrip Destinations

Road Trip Destinations: Auckland to Muriwai

Roadtrip Destinations

By Ben Selby Summer is almost here. The nights are getting longer, the climate is getting hotter, and at long last, life in New Zealand is slowly returning to a new normal. Everywhere New Zealand classic car fanatics are starting to dig out their toys and make for the nearest beach. If you live in Auckland, chances are you will …

Road Trip Destinations: Christchurch to Kaikoura

Roadtrip Destinations

By Ben Selby If there is one coastal drive in the South Island which is more popular than almost any other, it has to be the stretch of road from Christchurch, through Cheviot and along the coast to Kaikoura. With its views, legendary seafood and great community vibe, Kaikoura is certainly a hot spot. Plus, with a great number of …

Road Trip Destinations: Christchurch to Geraldine

Roadtrip Destinations

By Ben Selby Geraldine is one of Canterbury’s best kept secrets. Getting there is also a splendid day out with your classic car. The run from Christchurch to Geraldine can be done by via two completely different routes. First of these is head south along State Highway One through Rolleston, Templeton, across the Rakaia River, through Rakaia itself, Ashburton and …

Classic Car Road Trips: Christchurch to Hanmer Springs

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By Ben Selby If there is one day trip which Cantabrians love just about as much as any other, it would without a doubt be the trip to Hanmer Springs from Christchurch. So many families make the pilgrimage to this relaxing community in the heart of the Canterbury High Country. The appeal of Hanmer Springs is considerable, with the famous …