We spent the last 12 days trialling a top of the range Maui campervan in New Zealand's South Island. This also gave us the opportunity to catch up with some existing suppliers and some new suppliers. We will occasionally profile some of these in our newsletters.
A very memorable day for us was being hosted by Brian Templeton, owner of Elm Wildlife Tours in Dunedin. He has access to some lovely remote spots where one can see two of the rarest species in the world. The New Zealand Yellow Eyed Penguin and the New Zealand Sea Lion. Together with some highly informed commentary, this makes for a very special experience and comes with our recommendation. Unusually for an experience of this quality, it is publicly available. It is, however, totally unscripted, deep, humorous and absolutely customisable. This is how all experiences should be. Thanks very much Brian.
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