Solid Foundations Recognised at ZEALANDIA

Press Release – Zealandia

Robbie Tocher mucks in to plant a flax bush during the Foundation Members’ Day under the watchful eye of his grandmother, Naomi. Read more »

Argent Motor Lodge 4 star plus Qualmark-rated accommodation

Press Release – Argent Motor Lodge Hamilton

Hamilton-based Argent Motor Lodge is excited to announce its 4 star plus Qualmark rating. Qualmark is New Zealand tourisms official mark of quality. Qualmark works with a core set of criteria specifically designed to deliver an equitable and consistent … Read more »

Emirates’ Onboard Amenities Win Top Honours

Press Release – Emirates Airlines

Emirates Onboard Amenities Win Top Honours Emirates Airline has received international recognition for its onboard amenities, winning top honours for its Business Class amenity kits and childrens give-aways at the recent TravelPlus Airline Amenity … Read more »

Tourism boom lifts hotel market

Press Release – Colliers International

An emerging tourism boom is helping the New Zealand hotel sector recover from five years of modest growth, with a resurgence of demand stimulating increases in occupancy and room rates. Read more »

Easter bonus for holiday parks

Press Release – Holiday Parks Association

The Easter/Anzac Day holiday period is bringing an end-of-season windfall to holiday parks, with confidence levels rising to an all-time high. Read more »

Germany jumps to NZ’s fifth largest market

Press Release – Tourism New Zealand

With 9,424 extra arrivals for the 12 months to the end of March, Germany has overtaken Japan to become New Zealands fifth largest visitor market. Total arrivals from Germany were up 14.5 per cent for the year to 74,224 the highest ever recorded … Read more »

Fewer international travellers due to later Easter

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

Visitor arrivals to New Zealand in March 2014 were affected by the later timing of Easter, and later school holidays in some key source countries, Statistics New Zealand said today. The number of visitors in March (253,600) was down 6 percent from last … Read more »

Partnership targets visitor safety on New Zealand roads

Press Release – Joint Media Statement

Partnership targets visitor safety on New Zealand roads Tourism New Zealand, the New Zealand Transport Agency and Air New Zealand have joined forces to target Chinese tourists with important road safety messages before they get behind the wheel. A … Read more »

Kiwi Experience Rolls Out Luxurious New European Fleet

Press Release – Kiwi Experience

Kiwi Experience is thrilled to announce the introduction of the first six new state-of-the-art Scania Euro 5 Engine coaches to its fleet. Read more »

New Appointment – Heritage Christchurch Resident Manager

Press Release – Heritage Hotels

Heritage Hotel Management is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Ana Vivas as the new resident manager of Heritage Christchurch. Read more »

Ambitious Project to Reimagine Hotel Food

Press Release – Heritage Hotels

Food-lovers everywhere are placing greater importance on locally sourced, sustainable ingredients. The raw food movement is sweeping the world. In New Zealand Heritage Hotels are increasingly choosing to buy fresh produce in season. Combine these major … Read more »

Onehunga and Manukau Harbour “shadows of their true selves”

Press Release – AUT University

Business owners and community organisations around the Manukau Harbour can find out how to improve their online visibility at a presentation by tourism researchers on 30 April. Read more »

Christchurch Multiple Birth Club Members meet Royalty

Press Release – NZ Multiple Birth Association

Wow this looks daunting, please do not ask me to babysit stated Prince William when he meet five of our wonderful members and their fraternal twins this week in Christchurch. William also asked if the sets where identical, which was quite funny … Read more »

New luxury hotel to boost Auckland economy

Press Release – ATEED

New luxury hotel to boost Auckland economy A new five-star hotel development on Aucklands waterfront will strengthen the regions visitor economy says Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED). Waterfront Auckland and Beijing based developer … Read more »

Royal Visit results in great exposure for Explore Group

Press Release – Explore

The highly publicised match race between the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on Friday shone the international media spotlight brightly on Explore Group, New Zealands preeminent marine tourism operator. Read more »

More trouble with Labour’s transport policy

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Transport Minister Gerry Brownlee says Ministry of Transport analysis of Labours new policy for taxing motorhomes shows many motorhome owners would actually be charged higher Road User Charges under a Labour government than they are presently, not lower, … Read more »

A Refreshed No-Surcharge App has been launched

Press Release – LittleMonkey

With more and more people wanting to dine out over public holidays but being put off by the 15-20% surcharges implemented at some restaurants, bars and caf’sLittleMonkey developed a No-Surcharge app which was a huge success. The app has had great feedback … Read more »

New Appointment – Heritage Auckland General Manager

Press Release – Heritage Hotels

Heritage Hotel Management is delighted to announce the appointment of Marcus Keenan as the new general manager of Heritage Auckland. Marcus has been the acting resident manager at the recently reopened Heritage Christchurch this year. Read more »

Ideal Place To Stay For Tauranga Home Show

Press Release – The Terraces at Ocean Beach

The 2014 Tauranga Home Show is the Bay of Plenty’s premiere home & lifestyle event. Held annually each autumn, the Tauranga Home Show showcases the very best in new kitchens, bathrooms, interior living & homeware that the beautiful Bay can offer … Read more »

Royal tour 2014: Wellington Civic Square walk

Press Release – Wellington City Council

The Wellington City Council today advises on its preparations for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridges public walk in Wellingtons Civic Square. Read more »

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