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How to get an IRD number for your Working Holiday Visa to New Zealand

  

An IRD number is a very important factor if you are considering working while in New Zealand. You’ll need it in order to get paid for work without being deducted too much tax – if you don’t have one, you will be taxed on an emergency tax code, meaning a lot more of your pay will be deducted!  511 more words

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It’s New Zealand Music Month: Spotlight on Kiwi Bands #6- The Feelers

It’s New Zealand music month and 22 days into it I am highlighting some great Kiwi Bands. Most will be 80’s and 90’s band that I grew up with and are those classic albums. 152 more words

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It’s New Zealand Music Month: Spotlight on Kiwi Bands #5- Greg Johnson

It’s New Zealand music month and 22 days into it I am highlighting some great Kiwi Bands. Most will be 80’s and 90’s band that I grew up with and are those classic albums. 111 more words

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Travel Snaps: New Zealand

New Zealand is bloody miles away. Literally the furthest place from my home. But its incredible scenery, diverse wildlife, friendly people and vibrant towns and cities make the four-month flight worthwhile. 217 more words

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New Zealand - Day 9

So I spent around half an hour driving around Rotorua trying to find milk this morning, mostly because having no wifi means you have to remember where things are which I’m awful at. 189 more words

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Picton - Ferry from Wellington

I took the ferry from Wellington to Picton and it offered an amazing scenery. The first half of the ferry ride was very stormy. However, as soon as the ferry entered the little islands the water became very calm and you had a stunning view.

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Ohakune, a winter wonderland in May. 

Last weekend it was Tom’s birthday, and what better way to spend turning 24 then in the big snowy mountains! Although ski season hasn’t kicked off yet here in New Zealand, we went to check out the small alpine town of Ohakune. 963 more words

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