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2017 Bledisloe Cup Dunedin Packages

Tour Dates:

25-27 August, 2017

Tour Length:

3 Days/2 Nights

Limited rooms remaining - get in quick!

Current availability as follows:

Kingsgate Dunedin - Suite - 1x double room
Distinction Hotel - 2x Family Suite (4x singles, 2x kings or combination of both)
Distinction Hotel - 3x Studio Room (double or twin room)
Distinction Hotel - 1x One Bedroom Apartment (double room only)
Larnach Castle - Lodge rooms - 3x rooms (combo of twin + double)
Victoria Hotel - 10x twin, double or single rooms


Our Packages

Our packages are for those passionate rugby fans that want an action packed weekend with all the inclusions. Our packages include 2 nights accommodation at a range of hotels, reserved match ticket, welcome function & We Love Rugby exclusive pre match rugby function, your choice of Qantas Wallabies or All Blacks supporters jacket, return match and airport transfers (with group flights only).

Exclusive We Love Rugby Function

We Love Rugby is famous for its exclusive functions with members of the past or present Qantas Wallabies joining us to provide their insight on the upcoming test match. There will be drinks, food & entertainment provided and is an afternoon not to be missed. This is a fantastic opportunity to cap of what we know will be a great weekend for you.

This exclusive invitation is available on all We Love Rugby Bledisloe Cup tours so get in quick.

Dunedin's 'Rugby Village' - Octagon

The Octagon is the hub of Dunedin's best nightlife, so where better to blend in and celebrate with the locals post match then here. During the Bledisloe Cup weekend the city streets are closed off for pedestrians post match and the festivities continue with live entertainment throughout the bars & the streets in the cities famous 'Octagon' and is turned into the 'Rugby Village'. As part of the We Love Rugby package we have included a ticket entry to Dunedin's 'Rugby Village' where you can continue the celebrations or commiserations following the match. Coach transfers will be provided from the stadium to the city centre.

Match Tickets

All our match tickets are guaranteed by the ARU & are provided by the NZRU. The exact location of the tickets has not been provided by the NZRU at this stage.

Merchandise

We Love Rugby hoodies are included in all 2017 Bledisloe Cup Dunedin packages. They will be perfect for the weather in Dunedin where it can get a little chilly. Designed for the match, you can choose between Australian or New Zealand supporter wear. Either way, you will sure to be a hit with the locals.

Larnach Castle Optional Sightseeing

If you would like the opportunity to include a visit to Dunedin's premier tourist attraction Larnach Castle, you can purchase a ticket for entrance to the Castle, Gardens & Grounds Access (self-guided), including return coach transfers. Tickets are $35.

Flights to & from Dunedin

Flights are not included as part of the package costs listed below. We have secured flight options with Air New Zealand from most capital cities at competitive prices and they can be added to your package by following the booking process online.

Our standard flights will depart Australia Friday August 25th and return Sunday August 27th, however, for those looking to extend their stay in Dunedin, travel dates are flexible. Please contact our office to make your arrangements should you wish to travel outside the nominated dates.

Airport Transfers

While passengers can extend their trip for as many days before & after the standard dates as they wish, airport transfers will only be offered to those passengers arriving in Dunedin on August 25 and departing on August 27 on our group flights with Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia.

Payment Schedule

A 50% deposit is required at time of booking. Final balance is due by Friday 5th May, 2017. Payment can be made by either credit card or direct deposit. A 2% credit card surcharge applies for Mastercard and Visa, and 3% for AMEX. To make payment via bank transfer, please contact our office on 1300 200 900 to make a booking.

Kingsgate Dunedin Package - Suite
From USD 1,019

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation at Kingsgate Dunedin in a Suite
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas
The Victoria Hotel Dunedin Package
From USD 1,104

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation at Victoria Hotel Dunedin
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas including airport transfers
Distinction Hotel Dunedin Package - Studio Room
From USD 1,189

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation in the Distinction Hotel Dunedin in a Studio Room
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas
Distinction Hotel Dunedin Package - One Bedroom Apartment
From USD 1,274

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation in the Distinction Hotel Dunedin in a One Bedroom Apartment
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas
Larnach Castle Package - Lodge Rooms
From USD 1,274

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation at Larnach Castle in a Lodge room
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return match transfers - Pre match to Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand hoodie
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia
Distinction Hotel Dunedin Package - Family Suite (1x King + 2x Singles, 4x Singles or 2x Kings)
From USD 1,359

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation in the Distinction Hotel Dunedin in an family suite
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas
Distinction Hotel Dunedin Package - Executive Suite
 Sold Out From USD 1,359

This Package Has Now Sold Out

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation in the Distinction Hotel Dunedin in an executive suite
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas
Bluestone on George Package - Studio Apartment
 Sold Out From USD 1,104

This Package Has Now Sold Out

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation at Bluestone on George in a Studio Apartments
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas including airport transfers
Aurora on George Package - 2 Bedroom Apartment
 Sold Out From USD 849

This Package Has Now Sold Out

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation at Aurora on George in an 2 Bedroom Apartment
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas including airport transfers
Larnach Castle Package - Stable Rooms (shared shower & toilet facilities)
 Sold Out From USD 849

This Package Has Now Sold Out

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation at Larnach Castle in a Stable Room
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return match transfers - Pre match to Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand hoodie
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia
Aurora on George Package - Executive Apartment
 Sold Out From USD 1,019

This Package Has Now Sold Out

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation at Aurora on George in an Executive Apartment
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas including airport transfers
315 Euro Apartments Package - Studio Apartment
 Sold Out From USD 1,104

This Package Has Now Sold Out

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation at 315 Euro Apartments in a Studio
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl finger food & drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function at Dunedin Town Hall - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Airport Transfers (not available with land-only packages)
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket and Cap - selection of Australia or Wallabies supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas
Kingsgate Dunedin Package - Standard Room
 Sold Out From USD 925

This Package Has Now Sold Out

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation at Kingsgate Dunedin in a Standard Room
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas
538 Great King Motel Package
 Sold Out From USD 1,134

This Package Has Now Sold Out

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation at Great King Motel Studio Room
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl finger food & drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function at Dunedin Town Hall - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Airport Transfers (not available with land-only packages)
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket and Cap - selection of Australia or Wallabies supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas
Pacific Park Motel Package
 Sold Out From USD 1,104

This Package Has Now Sold Out

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation at Pacific Park Motel
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas
Quest Dunedin Package
 Sold Out From USD 1,104

This Package Has Now Sold Out

Tour Itinerary »

  • Two (2) Nights Accommodation at Quest Dunedin
  • We Love Rugby welcome function - Friday 25th Aug incl drinks
  • We Love Rugby ARU pre-match function - Sat 26th Aug incl canapes, drinks and entertainment
  • Reserved Match Ticket - New Zealand v Australia @ Forsyth Barr Stadium
  • Return Coach Match Transfers from the Official Function to Forsyth Barr Stadium and return back to hotel or city centre
  • We Love Rugby Jacket - selection of Australia or New Zealand supporter gear
  • Ticket Wallet and Ticket Lanyard
  • Option to Purchase Return Economy Class Airfares with Air New Zealand and Qantas