Getting to NZ in February

Discussion in 'New Zealand' started by Radioman, Jan 14, 2013.

  1. Radioman

    Radioman Moto rider

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    Finishing riding through South America and will be shipping my bike to Auckland.

    Would love to meet up with some ADV riders along the way.


    Still working out logistics for getting me and the bike there. Will plan to ride NZ for 2-3 months


    Just wanted to say Hello. And have a place to ask some questions over the next month before arriving!
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  2. chekamus

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    i should be in invercargill in february, so if your down that way give us a shout
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  3. Kokopelli

    Kokopelli Yeah, right!

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    I am sure you'll like it here. I live just north of Auckland, so might be able to meet up, depending on timing.
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  4. Rosie!

    Rosie! Little MissAdventure

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    Hello! :wave
    February/March is a great time of year for touring around. Let us know if you find yourself in the Rotorua area, Clintnz and I like meeting up with other ADVers. And we will possibly want to interrogate you about riding in South America :D
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  5. Voltaire

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  6. Radioman

    Radioman Moto rider

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    Will be glad to talk about riding in South America. Been here 9 months or so....

    My RR is here.on the first page there is some info about my adventure and also an index to RR by country!

    http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=689134
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  7. Radioman

    Radioman Moto rider

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    Been there 25 years ago for a month..... Really looking forward to returning to spend more time !
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  8. Radioman

    Radioman Moto rider

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    Thanks for the info. I am working on all these details right now..... Hopefully getting it all sorted out while I enjoy Buenos Aires for a week!
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  9. Night Falcon

    Night Falcon Adventure NZL

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    Nice work RM. Hope ya have a great time riding through NZ.
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  10. Radioman

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    :thumb
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  11. advNZer?

    advNZer? Long timer

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    some of your latest pics look so much like NZ its scary
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  12. Radioman

    Radioman Moto rider

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    I know. Looking forward to it. Being on a RTW ride does not give a whole lot of time to get routes all figured out for the next country.

    Meeting with Shipper in Buenos Aires this afternoon and then will be working out timing, logistics on NZ end, Carnet etc.... Lots to get done but should arrive NZ within the next 3 weeks! :happay
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  13. Radioman

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    Boarding my plane to Auckland in just 5 hours.... Arriving Monday afternoon. Picking up my bike..... will be ready to explore NZ soon!
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  14. Night Falcon

    Night Falcon Adventure NZL

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    Seeing we knew you were comming over we've organised some excellent weather for ya....arh don't mention it, just good o'l Kiwi hospitality. If your first off the plane make sure you turn the lights on in the terminal. Have a blast :D
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  15. murphyKTM

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    We are in Whakatane area, feel free to visit, PM for details.Spare beds available.
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  16. Digitdion

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    When you ride thru Queenstown, if you need a bed you are welcome to stay.
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  17. Radioman

    Radioman Moto rider

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    Thanks Mate!! Getting my rear shock repaired in Auckland, then will know my schedule!! Thanks for the offer will PM soon!

    Mark
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  18. Radioman

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    Thanks Mate, I have a place to stay in Queenstown, but will PM you to meet up once I get closer! Thanks!
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  19. Radioman

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    I have arrived, lights were on ! Just getting bike repair done in Auckland and will be off to explore!! Thanks for the excelent weather!!
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