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Mood of the nation survey highlights priorities for Auckland

Thursday, 16 January 2020, 4:49 pm | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Auckland is one of New Zealand’s top visitor destinations and its focus on taking responsibility to address the impact of tourism on the region has been backed by a new survey of Kiwis. Today, Tourism New Zealand and Tourism Industry Aotearoa released ... More >>

Waka stories to be projected over the Waitematā Harbour

Thursday, 9 January 2020, 10:10 am | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

An artistic and innovative twist to digital storytelling – in the form of a water screen – will take place on the Waitemata Harbour at the Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival later this month. In an exciting new feature for the festival, stories honouring ... More >>

Auckland ready to welcome in the new decade

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 4:57 pm | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Auckland will be the first major city in the world to welcome in 2020, and this year several streets in the downtown area will for the first time be pedestrianised for party goers, families and visitors to move freely and safely and enjoy the New ... More >>

Highly respected executive returns home to deliver vision

Tuesday, 26 November 2019, 10:47 am | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

An experienced senior executive with a track record of management success on both sides of the Tasman has been appointed Head of Major Events at Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED). More >>

NZICC fire aftermath

Wednesday, 23 October 2019, 5:07 pm | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Nick Hill, ATEED CE: The serious fire which engulfed the New Zealand International Convention Centre site yesterday is expected to have implications for parts of Auckland’s city centre, but it is best to not speculate on any wider impact until the full extent ... More >>

Be part of Auckland’s first circular economy lab

Monday, 21 October 2019, 10:34 am | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Auckland companies are invited to take part in XLabs, a new programme to help businesses build a more economically and environmentally sustainable future for themselves and the region. More >>

Elle Macpherson experiences Auckland

Friday, 27 September 2019, 4:38 pm | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Elle Macpherson, one of the world’s most recognisable faces, experienced some of Auckland’s local culture, cuisine and fashion today. Supported by Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED) and Heart of the City, Britomart was the ... More >>

Northern neighbours formally recognise the power of two

Tuesday, 24 September 2019, 1:58 pm | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

• The natural geographical and economic bonds between Te Tai Tokerau Northland and Auckland have been formalised in a new agreement between the two regions’ economic development agencies. More >>

Young Tāmaki Makaurau talent jam with musical royalty

Monday, 23 September 2019, 3:42 pm | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Some of the region’s emerging talent shared the stage with musical royalty at a unique creative industries event in Auckland today. More >>

Auckland Diwali Festival shines bright this October

Friday, 20 September 2019, 1:27 pm | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

The vibrant, festive colours of Diwali will light up four Auckland landmarks next month, in celebration of the 18th Auckland Diwali Festival. This year, for the first time ever, the Sky Tower, Auckland Museum, Auckland Harbour Bridge and Viaduct Harbour ... More >>

Auckland to host 18th Australasian Tunnelling Conference

Wednesday, 18 September 2019, 1:56 pm | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Auckland has secured another business event for 2022, with the largest tunnelling conference in Australasia coming our way. More >>

Auckland’s new festival Elemental AKL draws to a close

Thursday, 1 August 2019, 3:33 pm | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

The exciting inaugural Elemental AKL festival finished this week with further strong attendance over the final weekend of events including Albert Park’s interactive light playground Tūrama , Mangere’s social impact storytelling sold-out event ... More >>

Elemental AKL kicks off around the region

Monday, 1 July 2019, 3:57 pm | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

The wait is finally over, Auckland’s brand-new festival, Elemental AKL kicks off today. A month-long celebration of light, entertainment, culture and cuisine is taking place at locations throughout Tāmaki Makaurau. More >>

Preparing for a future ready Auckland

Wednesday, 26 June 2019, 9:28 am | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

The best minds on the future of work are set to come together with Auckland employers, industry, education providers and youth, for a lively and interactive day at the Future Ready Summit 2019. More >>

Save the date for the 2019 Auckland Diwali Festival

Wednesday, 26 June 2019, 9:12 am | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Auckland’s Queen Street and Aotea Square will be transformed into a colourful and mouth-watering spectacle when Auckland Diwali Festival takes place October 12 and 13. More >>

ATEED welcomes Costco’s Auckland expansion

Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 8:34 am | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED), Auckland’s economic development agency, welcomes the announcement that Costco has secured a site in Auckland. The US bulk discount retailer has worked with the New Zealand Retail Property Group ... More >>

Elemental Feast launches to celebrate Auckland food

Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 8:25 am | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Elemental Feast launches to celebrate Auckland as a culinary destination More >>

Happy birthday to the Harbour Bridge – turning 60 with style

Thursday, 30 May 2019, 2:35 pm | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Auckland’s iconic Harbour Bridge is turning 60 this year and will be celebrated in style with a Vector Lights show illuminating the structure every 30 minutes from 6pm to 10pm from Wednesday 29 May – Monday 3 June 2019. More >>

Auckland calls for better data to measure value of business

Thursday, 30 May 2019, 2:12 pm | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

With more destinations than ever chasing high value business events, Auckland is looking at ways to ensure it remains competitive on the world stage. According the Oxford Economics report, The Global Economic Significance of Business Events , globally ... More >>

Auckland ranks third in Australasia for attracting events

Thursday, 30 May 2019, 9:15 am | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Auckland has ranked third out of all Australasian cities for the number of business events it hosts, overtaking Brisbane, Australia in the latest International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) rankings. New Zealand’s largest city hosted 39 ... More >>

 

 

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