Especially for travellers who live closer to Hamilton's airport than they do to Auckland International airport - a seven-night package to Fiji is priced from $499 each for return airfares with Freedom Air and accommodation, twin-share.
Airport transfers in Fiji are included and your accommodation is at the Beachside Resort.
If you prefer to go more upmarket, and instead pay $1075 each twin-share, you'll spend the seven nights at The Outrigger on the Lagoon.
Airport taxes and surcharges are not included, and cost $117 each.
Contact: House of Travel, freephone 0800 838 747.
The best views in Hong Kong are said to be from the heights of Victoria Peak, 552m above sea level.
There's even a large shopping mall at these lofty heights with a viewing deck on top, perfect for some night-time city views.
A special package to Hong Kong includes return airfares with Cathay Pacific and four nights' accommodation, twin-share, priced from $1129 each.
You can travel from Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch.
This must be booked by August 31 and travel taken between September 1 and 19 this year.
Add on taxes and surcharges of about $122 each and there may be extra departure taxes to pay.
Contact: Flight Centre, freephone 0800 354 448.
Sounds like John Denver country, but it's Queenstown where the accommodation is The Aspen on Queenstown and the room rate for two is down from $247 a night to $160 a night.
The Aspen is offering its one-bedroom apartment-style rooms and a full cooked breakfast to its guests at this 35 per cent discount rate.
Contact: Book with Wotif.com, freephone 0800 441 092
Club Med's Cheratang Beach in Malaysia is a favourite with New Zealand holidaymakers, and is on offer for travel between October 9 and 31 at $1799 each. That price will give you return airfares from Auckland with Malaysian airlines and five nights' accommodation - or you can stay a sixth night for just one extra dollar.
A gourmet buffet allows guests three meals a day. Beer, wine and soft drinks are free with meals. Airline taxes and surcharges are not included.
Contact: Lion World United Travel, freephone 0800 277 477
Luciano Pavarotti fans will know New Zealand is on his itinerary for his final farewell tour - and concert ticket and accommodation packages for those coming to Auckland for the November 12 event are on sale from $319 each. This price will get you overnight hotel accommodation; return travel from your hotel to the concert venue (North Harbour Stadium) and reserved Bronze tickets that can be upgraded.
Contact: Keith Prowse Travel, freephone 0800 949 490.
Five nights in Las Vegas and the return airfares from New Zealand are priced from $2769 each - and you'll also get a Las Vegas Grand Canyon West Rim tour. This price does not include airport taxes and surcharges of about $245 each.
Travel is available until Sept 8 with the exclusions of Aug 14-16; Aug 28-30; and Sept 4.
Contact: House of Travel, freephone 0800 838 747.By Victoria Bartle