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Rotorua

Rotorua is a region rich in Maori culture and incredible geothermal activity. Surrounded by beautiful lakes and forests, it's also the North Island's capital of fun and adventure.
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Grumpy's Transfers & Tours

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Skyline Rotorua - Weddings

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Things To Do in Rotorua

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Rotorua Night Market

Rotorua Night Market

3 Sep

Enjoy a great takeaway at the Rotorua Street Market which is held every Thursday from 5.00pm - 9.00pm. The best food can be found on the street from a number of local restaurants and suppliers showcasing their cuisine. Try the foot long hotdogs or one of the Indian currys on offer. more »

Rotorua Music Federation presents the Takiri Ensemble

Rotorua Music Federation presents the Takiri Ensemble

3 Sep

Internationally acclaimed soprano Anna Leese joins with New Zealand colleagues and emerging artists to present programmes of Liebe und Leben love and life. Anna's impressive successes to date include her debut at the 2006 BBC Proms in an all-Mozart programme with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Sir Roger Norrington, and she has appeared... more »

Isla Grant

Isla Grant

3 Sep

Scotland's legendary singer/song writer Isla Grant, returns to New Zealand for her 'Farewell Concert Tour'. Isla is an internationally acclaimed recording artist, her beautiful voice combining country folk songs to easy listening presenting an unforgettable evening. Isla's spellbinding concert features her wonderful hit songs and takes a... more »

Saturday Morning Rotary Market

Saturday Morning Rotary Market

5 Sep

The Saturday Morning Rotorua North Rotary Market is open every Saturday of the year from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This is the largest special event in the Rotorua area. Depending on the weather, there are upwards of 3,000 shoppers who use the market. The colourful stalls and their goods are a tourist attraction as well as a source of... more »

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Orakei Korako Cave and Thermal Park

Explore one of nature's most spectacular geothermal parks, with , geysers, hot springs and pools, lush flora and fauna, amazing silica terraces and a rare geothermal cave. more »

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Orakei Korako Cave and Thermal Park

Explore one of nature's most spectacular geothermal parks, with , geysers, hot springs and pools, lush flora and fauna, amazing silica terraces and a rare geothermal cave. more »

Rotorua Photos

Wai-O-Tapu Geothermal Wonderland

Wai-O-Tapu Geothermal Wonderland

Lake Tarawera

Lake Tarawera

Lake Tarawera

Lake Tarawera

Hell's Gate

Hell's Gate

Lake Rotorua

Lake Rotorua

Tutea Falls

Tutea Falls

Sulpher Bay

Sulpher Bay

Lake Rotorua

Lake Rotorua

Ohinemutu Village

Ohinemutu Village

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