• Marie Hodson's South Island

    OZ to NZ Long White Cloud Real Country Music Tour

    March 3-16th 2020

    $5700 pp (twin share)








    March 3-16th 2020

    Monthly Payment Plan available






  • Itinerary





    Day 1

    March 3rd

    Fly Air New Zealand from Melbourne or Sydney to our destination Christchurch

    Clark's Coaches pickup from airport transferred to accommodation

    Dinner 7 pm $25.00 Voucher Supplied (meet and greet)


    Day 2

    March 4th Wednesday Destination Fox Glacier Holiday Park

    2 nights

    Heading out of Christchurch and up over Arthur's Pass

    Stopover Hokitika Lunch at around Midday

    Pulling into Fox Glacier around 3 pm

    Barbecue, Drinks and Sing along


    Day 3

    March 5th Thursday Fox Glacier

    Breakfast Supplied

    Trip to Lake Matheson starts at 10 am

    Afternoon leisure

    Optional trips by helicopter over the mountains (weather dependent)

    Dinner Voucher $25 pp Provided

    Restaurant to be advised

    Travel to Fox Glacier Community Centre for Show Reserved Seating) 8 pm


    Day 4


    March 6th Friday Fox Glacier- Haast- Arrowtown- Queenstown

    Peppers Beacon Luxury Apartments on Lake Wakitipu Shore *****

    3 NIGHTS

    Breakfast Supplied

    Bus departs at: 8 am

    Travelling to Haast Pass

    Onward bound travelling past Lake Hawea

    Arrowtown Stop for Lunch

    Arrival Destination Queenstown 2 pm

    Dinner Voucher $25 pp supplied


    Day 5


    March 7th Saturday Queenstown

    Breakfast Supplied

    10 am Morning Trip to Glenorchy Inclusion but (optional)

    Rest of day is yours to explore

    No dinner supplied


    Day 6

    March 8th Sunday Queenstown

    Morning Trip to Walter Peak Station Via the Earnslaw, Walter Peak is a working Station . Get to meet the various NZ Critters and watch a Sheep Dog Round them up !! Sheep Shearing Display . Beautiful Morning Tea supplied , various delights on offer (Inclusion)

    Afternoon Leisure

    7 pm Dinner

    Stratosfare Restaurant 5 Star Fine Dining

    Enter the Gondola and be whisked away up the mountain to be greeted for a Cocktail Drink and Premium Seating and Cuisine Buffet Dinner (Inclusion)



    Day 7

    March 9th Monday Queenstown- Te anau

    2 nights

    Breakfast Supplied

    Bus Departs 10 am

    Travel by Coach to Te Anau and enjoy a restful late morning enjoying Lake Te anau

    Book into our rooms around 2 pm

    Visit the Township , a short stroll from your accommodation

    at The Explorer Motel, Mary is our Host

    Show for this evening Venue TBA

    Reserved Seating for our Guests

    Dinner Voucher $25 pp supplied



    Day 8

    March 10th Tuesday Te anau



    Drive to Milford today 2.5 hours, stopping off at the Mirror Lakes and the Chasm

    Cruise with Real Journeys across the Sound (inclusion )

    Lunch is available on board , not included in ticket

    Drive Back to Te anau

    BBQ Dinner Provided with a Complimentary Wine and Beer




    Day 9

    March 11th Wednesday - Te Anau - Dunedin

    Breakfast Supplied

    Drive to Dunedin 4 Hours

    Accommodation TBA

    Dinner Voucher


    Day 10

    12th March Thursday Dunedin

    Accommodation TBA

    Breakfast Supplied

    Depart 10 for Larnachs Castle

    Enjoy the Grounds and Castle (Inclusion to the Tour)

    The afternoon is at your leisure to visit Various Attractions around Dunedin

    Show Venue to be advised

    Dinner Voucher $25 pp


    Day 11

    13th March Friday Dunedin -Tekapo 287 km

    Accommodation TBA

    Breakfast Supplied

    Bus departs: 9 am

    Onto Lake Tekapo

    Optional Hot Pools , Church of Good Shepherd, Star Gazing


    Dinner Voucher $25pp


    Day 12

    14th March Saturday Tekapo - Geraldine


    Breakfast Supplied

    Travel to Geraldine

    Via Mount Cook (Weather permitting)

    Book into our Accommodation

    Leisure time

    Show venue to be advised

    Dinner Voucher Supplied


    Day 13

    15th March Sunday Geraldine to Christchurch

    Accomodation TBC

    Explore Christchurch City

    Free Time suggestions

    Earthquake Centre Optional(Worthy of a visit)

    Botanical Gardens, The River Avon, The Cathedral

    Restaurant to be confirmed

    Dinner Vouchers Supplied $25pp (Farewell)


    Day 14

    16th March Monday Christchurch

    Breakfast Supplied

    Depart Accommodation 10am



    Sydney Flight leaves Afternoon


    Melbourne Flight leaves Afternoon



    MG Entertainment and Travel




    Announcing my second Tour to the South Island of NZ, full of Real Country Music and Comedy !!

    March 3rd -16th

    13 Nights $5700 pp (Twin Share)


    Dean Perrett

    Darren Carr

    Gina Timms

    Anthony Taylor

    Marie Hodson


    Inclusions for the Tour 2020

    ​9 Dinners * $25 PP Dinner vouchers


    2 Barbecues


    14 Continental Breakfasts



    Vip Seating to 4 Country Shows


    Sightseeing to some of the most Breathtaking corners of the South Island



    Syd/Chch Rtn




    13 Nights 4 & 5 Star Luxury Accommodation

    Clarks Luxury Coach Travel

    Transfers and Taxes





    Walter Peak Station Via the Earnslaw Steamship Lake Wakatipu


    Stratosfare Restaurant

    Mountain Top Queenstown Premium Dining


    Milford Sound Cruise




    Larnachs Castle

    Grounds and Castle Dunedin


    Singalongs in the evening

    Surprises along the way :-)



    Easy Payment plan till end of December


    or Monthly Installments

    after payment of $1000 Deposit which is Non Refundable


    we make life easy for you !!

    Are you a single traveller ? we may be able to help with another guest wanting someone to share with . Please ask us !!


    I love to help !


    Long White Cloud Oz to Nz Real Country Artists


    Our Poster

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    Dean Perrett - Anthony Taylor - Darren Carr- Gina Timms - Marie Hodson

    Four Great Shows


    Fox Glacier Community Hall

    Te anau


    Geraldine or Ashburton


  • Anthony Taylor

    Master of Traditional and Contempory

    Anthony released his long awaited Debut Album "Music Man" to rave reviews. His vocal is like butter. An A list Guitarist and Singer


    Marie Hodson

    Queen of Honky Tonk

    6 Albums produced Nashville and Australa , Marie is touring extensively around the country plus performing her Patsy Cline Tribute show facebook.com/marie.hodson.3