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2007 New Zealand Trip

The wife & I are planning a 6 month trip to wander round NZ in late 2007.
We are currently debating the options of sending our bikes from the UK, hiring over there or buying/selling in NZ. It is our intention to not just stick to tarmac so DS bikes are the way for us.
Anybody got any recomendations or advice?
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6 months?

I'd buy - bikes are cheap here, as 2nd hand importing is not protected. You could even bring your own luggage and connect it to the bike you buy.
the market is on trade me - check it out:
http://www.trademe.co.nz/Trade-Me-Mo...0026-1255-.htm

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