New Zealand adventure package extras

Why not boost your Work New Zealand Essentials programme with one or more of these fantastic add-on packages:

Arrival Accommodation

Enhance your Work New Zealand Essentials 
package by pre-booking your arrival
accommodation. We can arrange either
2 or 7 night’s to coincide with your
arrival. We use centrally located top
rated backpacker hostels and your
booking includes breakfast.

Add this to your New Zealand adventure holiday package for just £43

The cost is £133 for 7 night’s or £43 for 2 night’s dormitory style accommodation with breakfast included.
There is also an airport transfer included for anyone arriving into Auckland.


Organic NZ

Travel around New Zealand living and
working with farming families. Help feed
the animals, plant crops, cultivate fields
or pack the pickings. You’ll exchange a
few hours work for free food and accommodation,
and an experience no other traveller will be able
to match. You can stay on a farm from 2 days
to a month, whilst selecting your next farm
destination using the WWOOF membership book.

Organic NZ includes:

  • Membership to Willing Workers on Organic Farms (WWOOF) providing:
  • Access to 1000+ host properties throughout New Zealand
  • Food and accommodation in exchange for a few hours work a day
  • Varied work experience including organic gardening, permaculture, biodynamics, feeding and planting, cooking, crafts, wine, cheese and bread making and alternative energy.

Add this to your New Zealand adventure holiday package for just £35.00


Skills & Thrills

A CV–enhancing programme that allows
you to hit the ground running. With a
comprehensive hospitality training
course before you start job hunting
this is an ideal package if you are
considering working in a bar, restaurant
or hotel. But it’s not all work and no play;
we’ve added a classic New Zealand
tradition: bungee jumping!

Skills & Thrills includes:

Hospitality service course

This package will equip you with the skills you need to confidently work in cafés, hotels and restaurants around the country. Providing you with hands on experience this course is widely recognised amongst the industry and will give your CV an edge. The course covers:

  • Bartending & cocktail mixing
  • Wine service & appreciation
  • Restaurant service
  • Barista & coffee service
  • Access to employment and placement service
  • You will attend the course for two consecutive weeks on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings.
  • This course is available in Central Auckland and Wellington.

Auckland Bridge Bungy

An exclusive bridge walk out to the specially-constructed retro 'Bungy pod'. From here you’ll leap 40 metres down over the Waitemata Harbour. Includes a souvenir t-shirt.

Add this to your New Zealand adventure holiday package for just £305

The course runs all year round and IEP will be able to book the most convenient course for you. The bungee jump is valid for 12 months and can be confirmed on arrival.


Adrenaline Junkie

New Zealand is known as the adventure  
capital of the World and is overflowing with
adrenaline pumping activities. Here you have
the opportunity to pre-purchase three of
New Zealand's favourite activities.

Adrenaline Junkie includes:

1. The Nevis Bungy Jump

The mother of all bungy jumps, the Nevis towers
134 metres above the Nevis River and is the
ultimate traveller’s thrill. The jump gives you
a massive 8.5 seconds of falling and includes
transfers from Queenstown and a souvenir T-shirt.
(For safety reasons, you must weigh at least 45kg and no heavier than 127kg)

2. Canyon Swing

Experience the World's highest rope swing at 109 metres above the dramatic Shotover River Canyon in Queenstown. You’ll freefall 60 metres into the canyon you will launch into a giant 200 metre arc swing and hit a top speed of 150 km/hour! Includes transfers from Queenstown. (For safety reasons, there is a maximum weight restriction of 135kg)

3. Taupo Skydive

Feel the wind in your hair as you jump out of a plane 15,000 ft over the beautiful Lake Taupo. You will experience over one minute of free fall followed by plenty of time to enjoy the breathtaking scenery with spectacular views of Mt Ruapehu and Mt Nguarahoe (Mt Doom) in the distance. Includes transfers by limousine and a souvenir t-shirt. (For safety reasons, there is a maximum weight restriction of 100kg.)

Add this to your New Zealand adventure holiday package for just £385

All your activities have open dates for 12 months so you can choose when you use them.


Sun, Surf & Sail

Combining a 5-day surfari and an 
America’s Cup Sailing trip this really
is the experience for testing out your sea legs!

Sun, Surf & Sail includes:

Five Day Surfari

Learn to surf whilst touring around Northland visiting
some of New Zealand’s best surf beaches.
This 5-day “Surfari” package is ideal for surfers (and non-surfers!) of all abilities.

  • 5 days surfing with tuition
  • Transport and Auckland transfers
  • Equipment and wetsuit
  • 4 nights accommodation in a beach-side surf lodge and meals

America’s Cup Sailing Experience

Usually the domain of billionaires and elite professional yachties, NZL 40 and NZL 41 offer the unique opportunity for everyone to experience sailing on these grand prix racing machines.

  • Two hour sailing trip as a crew member on an actual America’s Cup yacht
  • Take the helm, work the grinders or simply sit back and enjoy the ride as you sail in Auckland’s Waitemata Harbour.

Add this to your New Zealand adventure holiday package for just £499

Surfari is seasonal: available October – April


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