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Nov 29, 2004 - Hanmer Springs

We drive on to Hanmer Springs which is a convenient stop off point as it's not too far from Christchurch where we have to be the next day. After the caving disaster, we're still thinking that we haven't done enough "stuff" in NZ. There is a place ("Thillseekers Canyon") just short of Hanmer Springs and we pull up to see the last gorge jet boating trip of the day depart. The next one isn't till 11am the next day but we skillfully persuade the bloke to run another at 10am by waving a VISA card in his face. That booked we find a campervan site...

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