Exchange Rates

The exchange rates published are the “Buy TT” rates from our bank (Westpac NZ), as these are the relevant rates for buying a foreign currency. Note that there is a discrepancy between this rate and the “Sell TT” rate, which is often mistakenly quoted by some agents.

This rate is valid for a period of 7 days from the time the invoice is sent out.

Please Note: There is small incremental buffer included to counter any fluctuations within the time period before payment is made.

NZD rates: USD 0.625 0.595

Otago & Southland Weather Event

Nathan Bitcheno
Feb 04, 2020
Nathan Bitcheno


Otago & Southland Weather Event

Over the last 48 hours you may have heard news about heavy rain that has caused significant disruption in Milford Sound, Fiordland and other areas in the lower South Island

The NZ Transport Agency has updated that the Milford Road, SH94 which is the main access road to Milford Sound will be closed at least into the weekend and potentially into next week given the damage from torrential rain and ongoing slips.

Elsewhere in Otago and Southland, some highways have surface water or flooding issues - Several of these roads are also closed as detailed in the map above.

Actions to Address:

Our team has been busy working with clients to make alternative arrangements and will continue to do we receive updates. For any changes that are being made, we will ensure you are updated each step of the way and are fully across any amendments.

While we are work through these challenges, please be aware there might be some slight delays in turnaround times, however we are doing our very best to ensure this is not the case.

If you have any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to let us know.