Category Archives: North Island

Info relating to the whole of the North Island

Things to do in Gisborne

Gisborne sits pretty on the East Coast of the North Island and is said to be the first in New Zealand to greet the rising sun. Blessed with some of the sunniest beaches, great food and superb wine, Gisborne has … Continue reading

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Skiing on a Live Volcano in the North Island

Ever fancy skiing on a live volcano? Well you can do that at two fields in New Zealand’s North Island. Mt Ruapehu is New Zealand’s largest active volcano and periodically makes its presence well known with some activity – the … Continue reading

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