WIN: A luxury tour of New Zealand's north island

Win a New Zealand holiday with The Senior and Grand Pacific Tours


Here's your chance to win a holiday of a lifetime.


What better way to see New Zealand than with New Zealand coach holiday specialist Grand Pacific Tours. And if that holiday of a lifetime is also free, it's even better.

The Senior has teamed with Grand Pacific Tours to offer one of its premium holidays - the nine-day Ultimate North Island Tour, as the prize in our new digital subscription drive.

All you need to do is subscribe to our free twice-weekly e-newsletters via the form below and you can be in the running to win this amazing tour for two, valued from $9438 per couple (twin share).

Grand Pacific Tours has taken small group touring to new heights by offering innovative Ultimate Small Group Tours, not offered by other operators in NZ at this premium level.

The VIP experience, known as "Business Class on Wheels", caters for a maximum of just 20 travellers on a purpose-built full-size coach, enjoying premium 4.5-star accommodation, personal service and value-added experiences, as well as priority access to attractions and a deluxe travel set.

The state-of-the-art vehicles designed specifically by Grand Pacific Tours feature 20 luxury leather reclining seats with adjustable headrests and calf support, woodgrain timber tray tables with built-in cup holder, seat-side personal storage, personal audio units, individual USB charging ports, stylish centre galley and daily onboard WiFi allowance.

And to make sure you don't miss a thing, all passengers have a window seat to enjoy panoramic views as they explore this breathtaking country with a daily seat rotation.

The Ultimate coach captains have been hand-picked for their professionalism and attention to detail. They are there from start to finish, attending to travellers' needs and ensuring personal touring experience.

The nine-day Ultimate North Island Tour explores the history, culture and beautiful scenery of New Zealand.

It visits Auckland, the City of Sails, the subtropical Bay of Islands, takes a Hobbiton Movie Set Tour, explores the geothermal wonders of Rotorua, the art deco city of Napier and the capital, Wellington.

To view the extensive prize itinerary visit:

Tour accommodation is in a collection of hotels synonymous with style, teamed with the perfect mix of included group meals featuring local cuisine and free evenings to dine at leisure.

You can relive the day's highlights with your new friends indulging in the daily hotel "wine time" offering discounted drinks.

VIP travellers also enjoy a welcome drink on the first night of the tour and an intimate farewell dinner with beverages on the last night.

View the full selection of Ultimate Small Group Tours HERE.

Sign up

To be in the running to win the nine-day Ultimate North Island Tour, all you need to do is sign up via the form below to receive The Senior's free twice-weekly e-newsletters.

They're a great way for over-55s to keep up with the news that affects them, whether it's pensions and entitlements, travel, the latest health developments, retirement living and aged care, finance or entertainment.

The Senior has been the voice of Australia's mature age population for more than 40 years. With editions in NSW/ACT, Victoria, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania, it has a combined monthly circulation of more than 430,000. Look for it wherever seniors gather, or click HERE to read our digital editions for free.

Complete your details below by 11:59pm on Sunday, October 31.