www.bbh.co.nz (BBH Backpackers) For information about Budget backpacker Hostels
through out New Zealand and the Cook Islands.
www.yellowpages.co.nz (The Auckland Yellow Pages Online)
www.auckland-airport.co.nz (Auckland Airport)
www.nzherald.co.nz (NZ Herald Online) The main paper for the top half of the north
www.xe.com/currency/nzd-new-zealand-dollar (Online Currency Converter)
www.govt.nz (NZ Government Online)
www.immigration.govt.nz (NZ Immigration Online)
www.aucklandnz.com/discover/maps-and-guides Maps of Auckland area
www.aucklandnz.com/ Information about all the fabulous things to do in Auckland
Circular City Bus We are on the Link bus route – an excellent and cheap way to get around the city – we have maps at the hostel
Discount Taxis Call these guys direct on 09 5291000 for cheap taxi rides – BUT they only take cash
www.trademe.co.nz/ Main site kiwis use for jobs and cars.
Buying a Car We have all the information about buying a car in Auckland. We have a great mechanic up the road who can do your pre- purchase inspection and we can organize BBH car insurance for you.
www.campermate.co.nz Travel app for NZ. Locations of Hostels, Restaurants, campsites, supermarkets, …
www.backpackerboard.co.nz Information about all things related to backpacking.
www.doc.govt.nz This Department of Conservation (DOC) site has information about the protection of New Zealand’s natural and hsitoric heritage, how and where you can enjoy public conservation places and how to get involved in conservation.
Conservation Campsites DOC manages vehicle or boat/accesible camping areas on conservation land. Discover their locations and facilities provided.
Opening a bank account We can provide you with a letter to enable you to open a bank account in New Zealand. You need a bank account in order to get an IRD number.
Getting a job We have a list of the best websites for finding jobs in New Zealand. www.trademe.co.nz is the website most often used when looking for cars or work in New Zealand.
Getting a tax number (IRD) to work in New Zealand www.ird.govt.nz/how-to/irdnumbers/?id=201405MegaMenu