Monday 4 – Sunday 11 JULY 2022
SHORT ITINERARY – MONDAY Bands, Choirs, Orchestras etc. fly into Christchurch from Australia and the USA to join New Zealand Schools for 6 nights / 7 days to participate in a Great Educational Music Festival, and Tour Experience, RAZZLE DAZZLE ‘EM CHRISTCHURCH The Venue is in Christchurch, New Zealand’s, most beautiful, modern, rejuvenated city. Afternoon: City sightseeing showing the rebirth of New Zealand’s most beautiful City. Check in and settle in at your hotel.
Evening: Dinner – at your hotel.
TUESDAY Morning: Adjudications, performances at local schools and entertainment venues. Afternoon: Rehearsals for RAZZLE DAZZLE ‘EM CHRISTCHURCH Festival and Honours Bands, Choirs, etc. A Traditional Maori Welcome to Christchurch Show.
Evenings: Dinner – At Christ Church Cathedral.
WEDNESDAY: Morning: Adjudications, performances at local Schools. Individual schools RAZZLE DAZZLE ‘EM CHRISTCHURCH Matinee Concert Performance #1 for Local Schools. Afternoon: Travel to Hanmer: “Rest and Recharge” at the Hanmer Alpine Springs and Spa. Evening: Enjoy a speciality dinner at a hotel down the road before returning to Christchurch and hotels.
THURSDAY Morning: Adjudications, performances at local Schools. Individual schools Perform RAZZLE DAZZLE ‘EM CHRISTCHURCH Matinee Concert #2 Afternoon: Rehearsals RAZZLE DAZZLE ‘EM CHRISTCHURCH Festival and Honours Groups. Evening: Dinner – at your hotel. Evening: Individual schools Perform in RAZZLE DAZZLE ‘EM CHURCHURCH Public Concert #3.
FRIDAY Morning: Instrumental Tutor session #1 Instrumental Tutor session #2 Afternoon: All RAZZLE DAZZLE ‘EM CHRISTCHURCH Festival and Honours Groups rehearsals.
Evening: Dinner – at your hotel.
Evening: The UltimateRAZZLE DAZZLE ‘EM CHRISTCHURCH Public Concert All Honours and Festival Performance groups perform.
SATURDAY Today is the Christchurch Attractions Day, More Fun, more educational Great Tour Experiences.
- A selection of these products is to be packaged to provide a Great Experience.
- City Sightseeing Tour, with educational commentary, re earthquake and rebuilding a city.
- Unlimited Christchurch tram rides around Christchurch. Get on – get off basis.
- Punting on the Avon – This is a unique journey down the Avon River.
- Gondola rides offering magnificent over-views of Christchurch, Canterbury Plains, and the Southern Alps.
- Willowbank Wildlife Experience – see a ‘Kiwi’.
- Rollin Gelato Café – drop in for your international tasting experience.
- Quake City – Learn a little history.
- Christchurch Museum – Educational this is world-renowned for its natural & human history collections.
- Christchurch Gardens.
- Time to shop and more…..
- A Farewell Dinner will be held this evening at The International Antarctic Centre – as a celebration event.
SUNDAY – SAMPLE ITINERARY FROM – SYDNEY (MELBOURNE / BRISBANE / PERTH / ADELAIDE will be on your Itinerary) No Hotel breakfast today – served inflight. 0400 Board your coach and transfer to Christchurch International Airport. 0440 Arrive at Christchurch International Airport and check-in for your flight to Sydney. 0640 Your Air New Zealand flight NZ0881 Departs for Sydney. A meal in flight. 0820 Your flight NZ0881 arrives in Sydney clear Customs and make your way home. or Tba Breakfast. You could go to a Church Service this morning or Christchurch Attraction.1400 Arrive at Christchurch International Airport and check-in for your flight to Sydney 1605. Your Air New Zealand flight NZ0883 Departs for Sydney. They will serve a meal in flight. 1745 Your flight NZ0883 arrives in Sydney clear Customs and make your way home.
If you wish to extend your Great Tour Experience to add in SKI – Mt Hutt, ask for a package.
RAZZLE DAZZLE ‘EM CHRISTCHURCH – AND THEY WILL MAKE YOUR SCHOOL A STAR!
“YOU WILL HAVE A GREAT EXPERIENCE MEET NEW PEOPLE,
GET TO KNOW NEW FRIENDS
PERFORM YOUR MUSIC AND
HAVE SOME FUN AND MAKE LIFE MEMORIES”!
This is included in your tour. (Australia Schools only)
These bags are easier to transport on flat surfaces, making it much easier to stack under the coach with a large group on tour. For a music group, you will also need to carry your musical instruments. The luggage bag is on wheels.
Teachers Free* Preview-Plus Travel Free to the Event.**
Great Tour Experiences will assist teachers in having their students gain maximum benefit from their participation. To this end and to maximise and prepare their International schools to visit, we will invite one teacher per group to travel 3 days to Christchurch, preview the facilities, meet some of the Music Faculty, approve their accommodations, and gain a full understanding of the program. Requests and suggestions will be welcome.
*Flights, twin share accommodation, transport, and some meals are all included, as is the opportunity to test the suitability of the entertainment attractions.
** Conditions apply to various numbers in Group.