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Types of vehicles

Our vehicle decks are rather large so height restrictions aren't really an issue with any of the vehicle types below. We ask that you simply provide us with the correct length information so we can allow sufficient space.

If your vehicle type is not listed below please contact our customer services team for a quote.

0800 844 844

Car

Less than 5.5m

Covers, but is not limited to the following vehicle types: sedan, hatch-back, coupe, sports car/convertible, people-mover, station wagon, SUV or an off-roader, classic car, 4x4.

Car - longer than 5.5m

Covers, but is not limited to the following vehicle types: sedan, coupe, sports car/convertible, people-mover, station wagon, SUV or an off-roader, limousine, classic car, 4x4.

Ute

Less than 5.5m

Covers, but is not limited to the following: flat deck, extended cab and double cab utility vehicles, 4x4.

Longer than 5.5m Covers, but is not limited to the following: flat deck, extended cab and double cab utility vehicles, 4x4.

Van

Less than 5.5m

Covers, but is not limited to the following: both semi-bonnet/front-wheels forward and forward control/cab forward vans.

Longer than 5.5mCovers, but is not limited to the following: both semi-bonnet/front-wheels forward and forward control/cab forward vans, long wheel base.

Campervan

Select this category if you are travelling in a campervan or a van which has been converted to include sleeping accommodation. Campervans are generally no larger than a standard van and sometimes contain limited toilet or kitchen facilities.

Motorhome

Includes house buses, motorhomes shaped like a bus or motorhomes built on a "cutaway van" chassis. This category of vehicle typically has a double or queen bed in the rear or above the drivers cab, living area behind the driver's seat, and a toilet and kitchen area in the middle.

5th Wheeler

Includes travel trailers that can only be towed by a truck/ute, as the trailer sits on a hitch in the truck bed. Please enter the total length of your ute +travel trailer as it measures when it is hitched.

Motorbike

Covers motorcycles with 2 wheels and mopeds. Please note, we class power-assisted pedal cycles as bicycles which can be added as an extra later on in the booking process.

Trike or sidecar

Covers motorbikes with one wheel at the front and two wheels at the rear and motorbikes with two wheels at the front and one wheel at the rear. This category also covers motorbikes with sidecars i.e. a car, box or other receptacle attached to the side of a motorcycle which is supported by a wheel.

Light truck

Covers trucks less than 2 tonnes in weight and up to 6 metres in length. For trucks exceeding these limits please contact our freight team on 0800 162 322.

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Types of towing

Our vehicle decks are rather large so height restrictions aren't really an issue with any of the vehicle types below. We ask that you simply provide us with the correct length information so we can allow sufficient space.

Please note if you are travelling with livestock you will need to book via our freight office by calling 0800 162 322 or emailing freight@strait.co.nz

Towed Car

Covers, but is not limited to the following vehicle types: sedan, hatch-back, coupe, sports car/convertible, people-mover, station wagon, SUV or an off-roader, classic car, 4x4.

Caravan
Motorbike Trailor

A motorbike towing a small trailer designed to connect to a motorbike/trike, up to 2m in length.

Boat

 

Trailer

Win a trip for two to Oamaru!

Simply head to our Facebook page by 6 Feb and tell us in the comments which part of the country you're driving down from to be into win.

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How to Enter

Go to the Bluebridge Facebook page to enter by 6 February 2019 and tell us where in New Zealand you'd be driving down from.

Prize includes:

Winner announced on 10 February 2019.

Prize Draw Terms and conditions

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  1. The prize draw runs from  27 January to 11.59pm 6 February 2020.
  2. To enter you must comment on the relevant post on the Bluebridge Facebook page and tell us where you would be driving down from. Only one entry per person is accepted. By entering you agree to be bound by and comply with these terms and conditions.
  3. This competition is open to all followers of the Bluebridge Facebook page. Employees and contractors of StraitNZ and their immediate families, and employees of StraitNZ agencies are ineligible to enter.
  4. The winner will be notified by private message on Facebook on Friday 7 February 2020. If the winner doesn't reply on Facebook by 9am on 10 February, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.
  5. Decisions in relation to this competition are final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  6. Bluebridge and Tourism Waitaki reserve the right to use the prize winners' name and photograph for promotional purposes.
  7. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook or any other Social Network.
  8. We reserve the right to cancel or extend this competition at any time by posting a notice on our Facebook page.
  9. When collecting personal information Bluebridge complies with the Privacy Act 1993.
  10. Winner must plan their trip and book the prizes in themselves at a suitable time within the stated expiry dates.
  11. Walking tour departs daily at 10.30am from the i-site.
  12. Whitestone City is open between 10am-5pm.
  13. The Penguin tour is pre-set at dusk.
  14. Tickets are not transferable or redeemable for cash.
  15. Subject to transfer and lodge availability.
  16. Bluebridge Cook Strait Ferry travel is able to be used anytime within 12 months except during Peak Season (15 Dec – 15 Jan) and Easter weekend.

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