Tourism New Zealand - Latest News [Page 1]

November arrivals continue a year of stellar growth

Friday, 19 December 2014, 1:55 pm | Tourism New Zealand

International visitor arrivals continue to grow, continuing a 15 month trend, with total arrivals up 5.1 per cent to more than 2.8 million visitors for the year ending November 2014. More >>

Christchurch to host spectacular Cricket World Cup opening

Wednesday, 17 December 2014, 3:50 pm | Tourism New Zealand

The South Island city of Christchurch is set to host a unique and spectacular opening event for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. This will be held on Thursday 12th February - two days before the tournament officially begins when New Zealand take on Sri Lanka ... More >>

Dwarves, Elves, a Hobbit and a Wizard pop up in Wellington

Wednesday, 17 December 2014, 3:49 pm | Tourism New Zealand

Fans from around the world whizzed into Wellington for a costume party and special screening of the third and final Hobbit movie More >>

NZ voted best country at Telegraph Awards

Tuesday, 9 December 2014, 9:54 am | Tourism New Zealand

New Zealand has triumphed again for holiday makers, being voted the ‘best country’ at the 2014 Daily Telegraph Travel Awards – the third year in a row it has taken out the award. More >>

Strong visitor arrivals heading into summer

Monday, 24 November 2014, 12:16 pm | Tourism New Zealand

Tourism New Zealand is welcoming the ongoing growth in holiday visitor arrivals – up 6.4 for the year ending October – pushing total holiday arrivals to 1.3 million visitors. The data, released today by Statistics New Zealand, reveals that total ... More >>

Cricket World Cup 2015: 100 Days to Go

Thursday, 6 November 2014, 9:31 am | Tourism New Zealand

Four cricket legends have taken cricket to new heights batting and bowling on top of the iconic Auckland Harbour Bridge marking 100 Days until the start of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. More >>

Hobbit Fan Fellowship: Day One

Monday, 3 November 2014, 10:09 am | Tourism New Zealand

An army of Hobbit fans and their guests have converged on New Zealand for The Hobbit Fan Fellowship, a six day Middle-earth adventure. More >>

New Zealand launches new business events advocates programme

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 11:58 am | Tourism New Zealand

Over the past year New Zealand has played host to everyone from geophysists to private detectives, doctors to journalists, thanks to the support of Tourism New Zealand’s (TNZ) business events programme. More >>

NZ Fans Middle-earth bound forThe Hobbit Trilogy dream

Wednesday, 22 October 2014, 10:39 am | Tourism New Zealand

Gearing up for the 11 December release of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, a production of New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures (MGM), four of New Zealand’s most passionate and dedicated Hobbit fans are about to set off on an ... More >>

International visitor arrivals top 2.8 million visitors

Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 1:53 pm | Tourism New Zealand

Tourism New Zealand is welcoming a 4.9 per cent increase in international visitor arrivals for the year ending September 2014, pushing total annual arrivals to more than 2.8 million for the first time ever. More >>

NZ achieves unprecedented profile in Chinese reality TV show

Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 11:06 am | Tourism New Zealand

More than 400 million viewers across China tuned in for season two of Chinese reality show Dad, where are we going? featuring 217 minutes of celebrities travelling around New Zealand. More >>

New Zealand lodges make Top 20 Hideaways

Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 2:15 pm | Tourism New Zealand

As a luxury hideaway holiday, New Zealand's reputation has just received a triple endorsement with three exclusive lodges named in the latest edition of the world's Top 20 Hideaways in Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report . More >>

New Zealand launches world-first adventure experience

Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 2:14 pm | Tourism New Zealand

5X1NZ is a world-first adventure sports experience - STA's ultimate one-day thrills package in Queenstown New Zealand. More >>

Stunt video captures attention of youth travellers

Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 10:41 am | Tourism New Zealand

Tourism New Zealand will whet the appetite of adventure travellers around the world from today with the launch of its 5X1NZ stunt video featuring extreme athlete Chuck Berry completing five adrenalin-fuelled activities in one continuous go – all in ... More >>

Western markets driving continued growth

Friday, 19 September 2014, 12:29 pm | Tourism New Zealand

Visitor growth from the western markets has pushed up international visitor arrivals for the year-ending August 2014 to 2.8 million, up 5.3 per cent year-on-year. Tourism New Zealand General Manager Corporate Affairs Deborah Gray, says while the month ... More >>

Aussies take a journey through the North Island

Tuesday, 2 September 2014, 12:57 pm | Tourism New Zealand

Australian travellers are being tempted by the wonders of the North Island with the launch of Tourism New Zealand’s latest joint venture campaign ‘Every day a different journey’. More >>

TNZ and NZ Winegrowers sign MOU

Friday, 29 August 2014, 11:29 am | Tourism New Zealand

Tourism New Zealand and New Zealand Winegrowers have today announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to jointly promote New Zealand as a visitor destination and premium wine producer internationally. More >>

Tourism: Japan bounces back to overtake Germany

Thursday, 21 August 2014, 12:21 pm | Tourism New Zealand

Visitor arrivals for the year-end July have seen Japan bounce back to reclaim the position of New Zealand’s fifth largest source of international visitor arrivals – a position it lost to Germany in March 2014. More >>

NZ leaves lasting impression on English Premier League teams

Tuesday, 29 July 2014, 3:25 pm | Tourism New Zealand

West Ham United may have endured a torrid time on the pitch during their time in New Zealand for the Football United Tour, but the country itself has left a lasting impression on the team. More >>

Calling all Fans of The Hobbit Movies and Middle-earth

Monday, 28 July 2014, 10:41 am | Tourism New Zealand

New Zealand is about to become the talk of fantasy enthusiasts around the world, with the call going out globally to find fans keen to take an ultimate Middle-earth journey to New Zealand. More >>

 

 

InfoPages Links

 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

 
 
 
InfoPages
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news