OK, so the holiday is all planned. 1 week to go.
Tuesday-we leave, and stay 2 nights in Wellington.
Thursday 2pm we get on the ferry, and stay the night in Picton.
Friday we travel to Nelson, stay the night to break up the travelling.
Saturday we head to Greymouth, visiting touristy things on the way
Sunday, onto Christchurch for 2 days of sightseeing before official business
Wednesday to Friday IS official business
Saturday we head back up the east coast, catch the ferry and stay again in Wellington
Sunday we call into friends in Palmerston, don't seem them as much as I would like so looking forward to that, and then onto family in Taihape
Monday we make the trek home, back to our own beds!!