The ultimate blog for backpacking around nz

If you are looking for some great tips and advice for an upcoming trip to NZ then you’ve come to the right place.

The Best of Guides

Find out the best things to do, see and explore with our collection of insider guides

NZ Essentials

From finding wifi to getting the right visa our essentials section has it covered

Transport Guides

Find out the best ways to get around New Zealand as well as insider information so you get the best deals.

Must Do Activities

We highlight the must do activities in NZ as well as show you the places locations to get them done!

Welcome to our new travel blog. Hopefully many of you will already know and use the main backpackerboard website. This new section aims to give additional insider information to travellers who are heading to New Zealand as well as those travelling around. We go into more depth on certain key topics and provide links to further information for those who want to investigate further.

We aim to add new content every month so make sure you check back or follow us on Facebook or Twitter to get updated on new blog posts!

Explore the rest of our travel guide

As well as the blog we have hostel and activity listings, job vacancies around NZ and cars and campervans for sale.