Welcome to the Mackenzie Region

Nestled in the heart of New Zealand’s majestic South Island, you will find the Mackenzie Region. The region is renowned for its incredibly
clear starry nights, brilliant sunny days, remarkable turquoise lakes, wide-open golden grasslands, valleys of emerald green and snow-capped mountains.

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The Mackenzie Region

Things To Do

Whether you are looking for a relaxing walk in native forest, a more demanding hike or trek into alpine wilderness, or a quiet place to sit
and enjoy the view, the Mackenzie Region has it all.

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Local Tips

Read all about our local tips on activities, events, locations and much more!

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Accommodation

The Mackenzie offers too much to see in one day, so stay a while and explore.

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Weddings

The landscape and serenity of the Mackenzie Region lends itself to special weddings.

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Events

  • Tin Plate Halloween Party

    Tin Plate Halloween Party

    Tin Plate Kitchen & Bar

    Sat 27 Oct 2018 8:00 pm

    Halloween Party 2018! Grab you creepy costume and come have a killer night this Halloween at Tin Plate Kitchen & Bar, Main Street, Lake Tekapo. Music by: DJ Felipe Presented by: Burkes Brewing Co Read More

  • Seven Deadly Stunts

    Seven Deadly Stunts

    MacKenzie Community Centre

    Fri 2 Nov 2018 7:30 pm

    Seven Deadly Stunts - AOTNZ tour 1 November – 8 December 2018. What drives someone to walk on broken glass, swallow fire or juggle a chainsaw? In Rollicking Entertainment’s Seven Deadly Stunts, real life married ... Read More

  • Seven Deadly Stunts

    Seven Deadly Stunts

    Twizel Events Centre

    Sat 3 Nov 2018 7:30 pm

    Seven Deadly Stunts - AOTNZ tour 1 November – 8 December 2018. What drives someone to walk on broken glass, swallow fire or juggle a chainsaw? In Rollicking Entertainment’s Seven Deadly Stunts, real life married ... Read More