South Island

Discover the South Island

Whether you’re an adrenalin junkie or a wildlife lover, you’ll find a perfect fit in New Zealand’s South Island.

Find Adventure in Christchurch

Get set, go … Go biking, walking or tramping in the Port Hills, head to the slopes of Mt Hutt or Porters in winter, go jetboating or bungy jumping in Hanmer. Check out the Gondola, Avon Punts or the Tram for unique views of the city. Take a ride on New Zealand’s highest and longest zipline or visit the Museum and Art Gallery for a more cultural adventure.

Attractions in Te Anau

Milford Sound

Something a little less strenuous? Cruise Milford Sound, visit the Te Anau caves lit by millions of glow worms, see rare flightless takahēs and cheeky keas in the local bird conservation sanctuary, then strap yourself in for an exhilarating helicopter flight low over the mountains to Doubtful Sound.

Explore Picton

Sleep wit the Sounds right on your doorstep, it’s time to explore Picton and all its surrounds. Hike, cycle or cruise around the Queen Charlotte track and the various other walking and cycling tracks. Swim with dolphins, kayak or cruise through the Marlborough Sounds. Indulge in the seafood and tour the Marlborough wine region. There is so much to see and do in Picton!

Why a Rainy Day in Te Anau is actually incredible

Don’t let a little rain get you down! Top 6 things to do in Te Anau, when venturing out into the wilderness isn’t much of an option.

“Tasman Holiday Parks – Te Anau was a stay that we will always remember. Stay longer than a night as Te Anau is a great little town!”

— Tara C, Te Anau


Te Anau Lake

Te Anau

Feel time slow down as you relax in the private wooden barrel hot tubs overlooking the lake. Gaze at a billion stars in the crystal-clear night sky and sleep the deepest sleep waking to the calming sounds of native bush and bird life.


Tasman Holiday Parks – Christchurch is a fully planned holiday park for creating unplanned memories. Discover everything you need onsite. There are three camp kitchens, BBQ areas, two well-maintained and clean amenity blocks, a mini store with bread, milk, cereals, drinks, and ice-creams and even an onsite liquor store to pick a few drinks for happy hour.


Tasman Holiday Parks – Picton is ideally located at the north of South Island and boasts a fantastic range of activities, from taking a cruise, winery tour, or exploring the Queen Charlotte Track, to simply strolling around the town, marina and foreshore. Stop and enjoy a great coffee, food and wine in one of our many local cafés. With a fantastic range of accommodation, we have an option to suit everyone.

Find a Tasman Holiday Park

With incredible locations in the South Island, choose your next escape at Tasman Holiday Parks.

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