A motorhome destined for Auckland this summer. Photo
More than 500 motorhomes need to be driven to Auckland by
New Year's Eve from Christchurch and Queenstown.
Standbyrelocs.com are offering drivers a $5 a day rate to
hire the vehicles in order to get them up north.
The deal will include a free ferry pass and a full tank of
fuel and will be an option for the unplanned family holiday,
Standbyrelocs.com PR manager Erin Cook said.
''Most of these two, four and six-berth motorhomes come fully
equipped with all crockery and cutlery, linen, duvets, bath
towels and a shower and toilet.
''With school holidays fast approaching, this deal could not
come at a better time for families in search of an affordable
Standby Cars director William Brice said the company's
suppliers were desperate to get the vans back to Auckland.
''This is a win/win situation because suppliers are able to
get their vans back and families are able to enjoy a very
economical, luxury, driving holiday."
Standbyrelocs.com is a car comparison site that lets
suppliers compete against each other for last-minute