Middle-earth is Closer than you Think

1.69min read

Published 13 December 2013


New Zealand is the only place on the planet where Middle-earth literally comes to life. Visitors can see that the rich scenes from the movies are actually real places waiting to be visited and experienced first hand.

From lush green farmland and volcanic mountains, to snowy peaks and blue alpine lakes, Middle-earth is all real and Air New Zealand flies there daily.


We're giving one lucky reader the chance to win two (2) IMAX® tickets* to experience ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ in IMAX 3D!


To enter, simply answer our question below by filling out the form




What is the name of the newest plane to the Air New Zealand Hobbit plane fleet?

*Hint: It's the name of the character on the side of the plane pictured above




Terms and Conditions:

-This contest is open to legal residents of Canada.

-Limit one entry per person

-contest period runs from Friday December 13th to Wednesday December 18th, 2013

-Contest closes at 11pmEST Wednesday December 18th, 2013

-To enter entrants must fill out the form on the Flight Centre Canada blog with the Name, e-mail address, city, and answer to the skill testing question.

-There is one (1) prize of available to be won which consists of two (2) vouchers for use at any participating IMAX® theatre near you to see The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug or any IMAX film.

-The unique promo code found on this certificate is VALID ONLINE ONLY at www.Cineplex.com/IMAX for up to $19.99 to see any IMAX film. Valid from 8/23/13 until 2/28/14. One promo code per transaction regardless of the number of tickets purchased. Each promo code is valid for one time use only.

-Not valid for Late-Night Screenings, Midnight Showings or other special engagements.

-Winner will be drawn at random and e-mailed by the Flight Centre Marketing department if they have been selected.

-Any cost above $19.99 (including taxes) is the consumer’s responsibility. Payment may be made by debit card, credit card or Cineplex gift card. No cash or credit given on transaction where the total value is less than $19.99. This offer cannot be combined with any other promotion, coupon, voucher or special discount offer. Promo code is NOT eligible to earn SCENE® points. Paid admission tickets in your order earn SCENE points as per standard earning terms.

-Offer cannot be redeemable for cash and are not valid for re-sale. TICKETS PURCHASED WITH THE PROMO CODE ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. NO TIME EXTENSIONS ARE ALLOWED. CONFIRM YOUR ORDER BEFORE PURCHASE. ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY. ® Cineplex Entertainment LP or used under license

** Please note, at this time theatres located within the provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, or Prince Edward Island are not eligible for this program.

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