Careful bringing in fruit and foreign grass/soil to NZ
This New Zealand customs video is interesting. You are not allowed to bring fruit into NZ and doing so without declaring it incurs an on-the-spot $200 NZD fine.
I recently traveled to NZ from AU where I had been hiking. I declared that I had been in the forest recently. That got my extra special screening where they checked my shoes and on and on. Process took about 15 minutes then they cleared me. Met a guy on the inbound flight who said he brought his golf equipment to NZ one year. He had extra grass on his golf cleats and that earned him a $200NZD fine!
More and more countries are being extra cautious with imported fruits/veggies etc. Be careful what you bring in!