ANZCRO is 20 years young and during those years we have become established as the pre-eminent seller of travel to New Zealand.
We carefully research and make sure we experience the very best travel products that New Zealand has to offer. Over 20 years of doing so means we now boast the largest and most comprehensive travel product selection on the planet.
However, rather than catalogue the complete range of experiences on this site, we have presented our best products and packages to allow you to visit New Zealand at unbelievable prices. Watch out too for our “specials” which will change regularly, so we urge you to revisit our site often as you plan and price your next trip to New Zealand. For the “Full Monty” of our range, please ask for a copy of The New Zealand Book known as Australia’s definitive guide to planning New Zealand travel. It will simply blow you away with a huge variety of experiences and travel options to consider.
Thanks for visiting Just New Zealand Holidays’ web site… we look forward to showing you the real thing … on a Just New Zealand Holiday, the experience of a lifetime.
A local New Zealand family migrate from Christchurch to the Gold Coast QLD Australia. They set up a small business selling travel to New Zealand.
After passing the licencing regulations that are able to set up a NZ Wholesale travel business. They establish the company named Australian New Zealand Central Reservations Office (ANZCRO).
The New Zealand Product Manual is developed in an A4 ringbinder, and distributed to key local agents in Queensland and Northern NSW. A small number of products are included, accommodation, car and motorhomes hire.
ANZCRO travelled Australia promoting New Zealand in their uniquely branded bus. This was the beginning of the relationship building between ANZCRO and travel agents for NZ wholesale travel.
The first New Zealand Book (brochure) is published for distribution to agents and the public. The 16 page, A5 size book had info and prices on car hire, campervan hire and accommodation throughout NZ.
It was one of the first brochures out to the public that specialised on only New Zealand as a holiday destination. Since then there has been an ANZCRO “NZ Book” released each year into the market place for travel agents and public to see. The current 2014 NZ book is over 100 pages with in-depth info of things to do and see within NZ.
In 1996 ANZCRO release its first NZ Ski Brochure to travel agents and the public. Offering wholesale New Zealand ski product to travel agents around Australia. Adding further expertise as being a NZ wholesale travel specialist.
Then in 1997 a USA partnership is created – ANZCRO Pacifica, a small office in downtown Seattle is opened. This office sells travel to NZ, Australia and South Pacific and becomes South Pacific/Down Under experts for the US market.
ANZCRO NZ office opened in Christchurch NZ, focusing on selling NZ travel and servicing the needs of all ANZCRO travellers when in NZ and having a contact person if needed. ANZCRO UK office opened in Cornwall England located 4 hours south of London. A second Australian office is opened in Perth Western Australia.
ANZCRO purchase a new premises as head office and rename the building ANZCRO House. The team move into the new location at 6 Short Street Southport QLD which is still the current location of head office for the company.
ANZCRO purchase and re-launch the “Ski Express” brand within Australia and NZ to travel agents and the public, with its own Ski Brochure and the Ski Express ecommerce website.
A step in a new direction begins with the ability to sell direct to the public. Offering retail ski products direct.
Travel to NZ declined over the short-term and many NZ travel companies closed down as it was a difficult time for everyone involved. ANZCRO worked through those hard-times and were able to relocate to a new location in Queenstown later that year.
“JustNZ” brand is launched by ANZCRO, it is a direct to public website selling coach tours, self-drive, walks, sightseeing and accommodation at affordable prices. Using ANZCRO product and specialised knowledge base, online savvy travellers have the ability to book a NZ holiday and get in touch with one of our local staff.