Visitor spend in Christchurch bouncing back

Press Release – Christchurch and Canterbury Tourism

Christchurch and Canterbury Tourism says figures for July 2016 released today by Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment show visitor spend is on the rise. CCT chief executive, Vic Allen says the latest visitor spend survey is good news … Read more »

Easter trading law change boost for tourism

Press Release – Tourism Industry Aotearoa

Easter trading law change boost for tourism The new Easter Sunday trading law will benefit both the tourism industry and local economies, Tourism Industry Aotearoa says. TIA has long advocated for Easter trading laws to be liberalised, and is welcoming … Read more »

Air NZ shares edge up as earnings outlook hangs over profit

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 26 (BusinessDesk) – Air New Zealands shares have bounced around in sharemarket trading today despite reporting record full-year earnings as the country’s largest airline warned of an earnings drop ahead due to growth in international carriers … Read more »

Routeburn Track rescue update – Body recovered

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police and SAR have this morning recovered the body of a man believed to be the Czech tourist who died following a fall on Routeburn Track. While the man is yet to be formally identified, Police can confirm that the name of the man they were searching … Read more »

DOC continues to support rescued Routeburn tramper

Press Release – Department of Conservation

The Department of Conservation (DOC) is continuing to support the Czech tramper rescued from the Routeburn Track on Wednesday. Read more »

Routeburn Track rescue – UPDATE (+ PHOTOS)

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police and Search and Rescue (SAR) will this morning continue attempts to recover the body of a Czech man who died following a fall on the Routeburn Track. Read more »

Routeburn Track rescue – Update 26/8/16 Morning

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police and Search and Rescue (SAR) will this morning continue attempts to recover the body of a Czech man who died following a fall on the Routeburn Track. Read more »

2016 Hawke’s Bay Tourism Industry Award Shortlist Announced

Press Release – Hawke’s Bay Tourism

Media Release 25th September 2015 2016 Hawkes Bay Tourism Industry Award Shortlist Announced Tourism businesses in Hawkes Bay have put their best foot forward for the 2016 Hawkes Bay Tourism Industry awards, with 20 businesses vying for the … Read more »

The Banks Peninsula Track

Press Release – Banks Peninsula Track

Changes are afoot for New Zealands most popular private walking track, Akaroas Banks Peninsula Track. Read more »

Spring Fling, Gwavas Garden, House & Puahanui Tour- SOLD OUT

Press Release – Hawke’s Bay Tourism Coordinator

The Spring Fling, Gwavas Garden, House & Puahanui Tour- SOLD OUT Tickets for the second annual Spring Fling in Central Hawkes Bay are being snapped up quick with events already selling out before the festival has even begun. Read more »

Petition for Foreign Driver Safety

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

A new petition will put the spotlight on the governments need to address the distressing issue of road deaths and injuries caused by foreign drivers, says Clayton Mitchell, New Zealand First List MP based in Tauranga. Read more »

CityLife Auckland Receptionist Judged NZ’s Best

Press Release – CityLife Auckland

MS PRIYANKA (Payal) SHARMA of CityLife Auckland has been awarded the AICR New Zealand 2016 Receptionist of the Year. Read more »

New Auckland Airport heliport to meet rising demand

Press Release – Auckland Airport

Construction is advanced on a new helicopter terminal and hangar at Auckland Airport. The new facility will be built, owned and managed by local helicopter tour operator Helicopter Me , and will cater for the airports growing number of affluent and … Read more »

Newer, faster and simpler eGates for Wellington

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Customs Minister Nicky Wagner today announced eight new generation eGates have been installed at Wellington International Airport and are fully operational for arriving and departing passengers. Read more »

Routeburn Incident

Press Release – NZ Mountain Safety Council

Media Statement – Mountain Safety Council – Routeburn Incident The Mountain Safety Council are working with the local authorities to get a better understanding of the events, and will not be making comment on the specifics of the incident. This is … Read more »

Tramper rescued from Routeburn Track – UPDATE

Press Release – New Zealand Police

The following release can be attributed to Inspector Olaf Jensen, Otago Lakes Central Area Commander. Read more »

Free shuttles operating for Waikato and All Blacks games

Press Release – Waikato Regional Council

Kick-off in Waikatos opening Ranfurly Shield clash of the Mitre 10 Cup season is this weekend and free shuttle buses will again be operating to FMG Stadium Waikato. Read more »

Auckland Airport welcomes Tianjin Airlines to NZ

Press Release – Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport welcomes the announcement by Tianjin Airlines that it will start flying to Auckland from December this year. The airline will operate year round between Tianjin, Chongqing and Auckland three times a week using an A330 aircraft. Read more »

New sales manager for East Asia

Press Release – Southern Discoveries

Award-winning tourism company Southern Discoveries has appointed tourism marketing and hospitality specialist Charles Yuan as East Asia sales manager. Read more »

Fiji’s gone coconuts with Olympic win – sale extended

Press Release – Fiji Airways

Tuesday, 23 August 2016: Fiji Airways has released Fijis Gone Coconuts fares* to celebrate Fiji winning their first Summer Olympic medal. Read more »

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