Gisborne
Gisborne
The first to see the sunrise, Tairāwhiti/Gisborne is an often overlooked gem on the east cape of the North Island. This is a land of stories and legends that is steeped in history. Dramatic surf beaches give way to sacred mountains, while the region's world-class wineries produce an exciting range of styles.
Gisborne

Air Ruatoria to take flight on the East Coast

Gisborne

NZ’s amazing stingray encounter

These wild stingrays love a bit of affection, and even give you a stingray ‘kiss’ back.

Short breaks

The real North Island must-dos

Locals share the one thing every visitor to their hometown should experience.

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We've scoured the country, from Northland to Otago, for some of our best backyard secrets.

Gisborne

Railbiking: NZ first in Gisborne

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Gisborne

The best free fun in NZ

What happens when the least coordinated person you know tests the sensation that is the Rere Rockslide.

13/3/2020
Gisborne

Having an 'Affair' in Gisborne

I'm sorry Wellington, but I've had a two-night stand in Tairāwhiti.

4/8/2019
Gisborne

Sunrise on NZ's East Cape

It's a grunty slog straight up in the pre-dawn chill, but you likely won't be alone.

29/6/2019
Gisborne

Move over trains, rail biking is here

An old rail line near Gisborne has been turned into a grand adventure through tunnels, over bridges and to a hilltop picnic spot.

24/5/2019
Gisborne

When the East Cape beckons

Here is a holiday paradise visited by few, filled with heaps of walks, waterfalls, and swim spots.

31/12/2018
Gisborne

World famous: Rere Rockslide

This mossy rockslide provides hours of happy fun for both those who dare to do it.

12/8/2018
Road trips

See the North Island's best bits

A classic Kiwi road trip is the best way to discover the North Island's treasures.

29/10/2016
Gisborne

Wine and food fest celebrates best of Gisborne

Labour Weekend marks the official start of the wine season and it kicks off with a bang.

16/10/2016