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New Zealand Itinerary

SDSU Agricultural Study Tour to New Zealand – May 2017

Sunday, May 7thLeave for New Zealand
4:35 pm Flight leaves Minneapolis
11:40 pmFlight leaves Los Angeles

Tuesday, May 9thArrive Auckland
7:40 am Arrive in New Zealand & meet Ron McPhail (New Zealand Guide)
Day’s activities: Touring Auckland

Visiting Auckland Museum (magnificent display of Maori artifacts and New Zealand natural history)
Dinner at the Sky Tower (Tallest freestanding building in the Southern Hemisphere)

Wednesday, May 10thAuckland – Hamilton
Day’s activities:
Visit vegetable growers
Balle Bros – onions
Hiribana Bros – potatoes
Visit AgResearch – learn about meat production and supply

Thursday, May 11thRotorua
Day’s activities:
Visit farm merchandise store
Visit the Grant Wills and Karen Preston’s dairy farm
Lunch at the Hobbiton
Skyline Gondola ride to dinner

Friday, May 12thRotorua
Day’s activities:

New Zealand Travelers