Real Rewards - for Locals

We'd love our experiences to be enjoyed by the locals more regularly. So we've come up with the Real Rewards Card to entice you to keep coming back!

The Real Rewards Card is our new annual membership card for residents of Otago/Southland.

You'll enjoy on-going discounted rates for dining at Walter Peak, free TSS Earnslaw Cruises and a range of great deals on our other products.

For $125 per adult & $65 per child per year, you'll receive these Real Rewards benefits:

  • Unlimited free travel on scheduled TSS Earnslaw Steamship Cruises
  • $20 Walter Peak Farm Tour Experiences*
  • $40 Walter Peak BBQ Lunch*
  • $50 Walter Peak BBQ Dinner*
  • $5 Walter Peak – one way bike transfer
  • 50% discount off Te Anau Glowworm Caves
  • 50% discount off Milford Sound Scenic & Nature Cruises (from Milford Sound)
  • 25% discount off Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruises (from Manapouri)
  • 25% off Stewart Island Experience activities: Village & Bays Tours & Paterson Inlet Cruises.
  • 10% off Cardrona single day ski passes and ski hire.
  • Accompanying guests receive 20% discount off products eligible for Real Rewards Card discounts (except Ski passes)

      *During TSS Earnslaw survey periods, a launch will substitute.

How to get a Real Rewards Card

For more information, please contact us at, give us a call on 0800 65 65 01 or drop into our Visitor Centres in Queenstown or Te Anau.

To purchase the card, you will need to visit one of our visitor centres and have completed an application form - so please feel free to print this out, complete it and bring it into our Visitor Centres in Queenstown or Te Anau. Please remember to bring a utility bill as you will be required to show proof of residence when purchasing the card.

Terms & Conditions:

  • The Real Rewards Card does not entitle the bearer to disembark for free at Walter Peak.
  • Membership is valid for 12 months.  
  • Membership is only available to residents of Otago/Southland. Proof of residence must be provided when purchasing the Real Rewards Card.
  • All percentage discounts are off normal retail adult and child rates. For Walter Peak Farm, lunch and dinner options, child prices are 50% of the Real Rewards adult rate.
  • Membership benefits do not apply to private charters or special excursions (i.e. Christmas Day Lunch/Dinner, New Year's Eve Steamboat Jazz Cruises etc.) and coach and flight products.
  • Membership benefits cannot be used in conjunction with other promotions, except Kids Go Free (two school-aged children per adult).
  • For accompanying guests to receive a discount, they must travel with the Real Rewards Card holder.  
  • Bookings are essential, direct with Real Journeys, in advance of travel and subject to availability.
  • A valid membership card must be presented upon booking or at check-in.  
  • Membership cards are non-transferable and are valid for use by the named member only.  
  • If a membership card is lost a $10 fee is charged for a replacement card.  
  • Membership cards remain the property of Real Journeys and must be returned upon request, and will be cancelled immediately (without refund) if there is any failure by members to comply with any of the conditions of membership.
  • Real Journeys reserve the right to alter ticket prices and member benefits at any time.