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Australian boys choir to perform free Rotorua concert

Thursday, 14 June 2012, 4:25 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

ROTORUA 14.06.12: Events & Venues Rotorua is hosting a free concert next month featuring National Boys Choir of Australia during its tour of the north island. More >>

Matariki at the Night Market

Tuesday, 12 June 2012, 5:22 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

As the Matariki Star cluster rises into our skies over the Heart of Tutanekai Street, our community and visitors to Rotorua will gather on Thursday 21 June to celebrate new beginnings and our unique place with food, dance and song at the Rotorua Night ... More >>

Tourism Internship Development Grant Launched

Friday, 25 May 2012, 11:18 am | Destination Rotorua Marketing

An Internship Development Grant has been created by Rotorua Tourism Committee chairman Tony Marks and its first recipient Scott Zhang was awarded on Monday. The Internship Development Grant of $2,500 acknowledges the time and commitment shown by individuals ... More >>

John Green to head Rotorua’s new economic development CCO

Wednesday, 23 May 2012, 8:38 am | Destination Rotorua Marketing

ROTORUA 23.05.12: Rotorua District Council has appointed local businessman John Green chairman of the board of its new economic development CCO (council controlled organisation). More >>

Rotorua Set To Showcase Its Marriage Mecca

Monday, 21 May 2012, 4:00 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

Getting married in one of New Zealand’s most sought-after locations will become easier than ever when Rotorua hosts its largest ever wedding show next month. More >>

Young musos offered workshops with top New Zealand musicians

Thursday, 10 May 2012, 9:59 am | Destination Rotorua Marketing

ROTORUA 10.05.12: Aspiring young local musicians are being encouraged to register for a music clinic next week as part of Rotorua District Council’s (RDC) New Zealand Music Month and Youth Week celebrations. More >>

Night Riders in Rotorua for Epic 24 Hour Mountain Bike Race

Wednesday, 9 May 2012, 4:00 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

Rotorua, 8th May 2012 - Over 2000 riders will forgo sleep this weekend to race in the dark during the iconic Cateye Moonride, which takes place in Rotorua on Friday. More >>

Library events and free CD rentals celebrate NZ Music Month

Tuesday, 8 May 2012, 9:27 am | Destination Rotorua Marketing

ROTORUA 08.05.12: Rotorua District Library is celebrating New Zealand Music Month by offering a range of fun events and free music CD rentals, as well as a double pass to the Raggamuffin Roadshow for one lucky library member. More >>

Rotorua Shows Cody’s How Good The 'Real Vegas' Is

Tuesday, 24 April 2012, 11:14 am | Destination Rotorua Marketing

If you've seen the Cody's Las Vegas vs Rotovegas ads on television you'll know this line all too well. More >>

Rotorua to Host Global Mountain Biking Events

Friday, 13 April 2012, 5:05 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

New Zealand’s top mountain biking destination will be inundated with riders and biking enthusiasts this month as Rotorua launches the global premiere of a mountain biking film and hosts one of the world’s biggest multi-sport events. More >>

Eat Guilt-Free in Rotorua This Easter

Monday, 2 April 2012, 3:18 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

A Rotorua café which gives all of its profits away to charity is sharing one of its favourite recipes to help celebrate the upcoming Easter holiday. Third Place Café, overlooking Lake Rotorua, is a part of the Aroma Community Charitable Trust ... More >>

International Running Superstar To Compete In Rotorua

Thursday, 15 March 2012, 4:41 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

Rotorua has attracted an international running superstar who will compete in the Tarawera Ultra Marathon this weekend. More >>

Rotorua Historical Site Receives Waahi Tapu Status

Thursday, 8 March 2012, 11:03 am | Destination Rotorua Marketing

The Government Gardens at Rotorua have just been registered by the New Zealand Historic Places Trust and the Māori Heritage Council as a Waahi Tapu area. The Waahi Tapu area, known as Paepaehakumanu Motutara, incorporates sacred remnants from pre-1900 ... More >>

Olympic Mountain Bike Hopefuls To Square Off In Rotorua

Tuesday, 6 March 2012, 5:31 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

Thousands of spectators will head to New Zealand’s mountain bike capital Rotorua this week, to watch the world’s best riders fight for Olympic Games selection. More >>

Bret McKenzie’s Road To Oscar Glory Kick-Started In Rotorua

Friday, 2 March 2012, 5:26 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

New Zealand Oscar winner Bret McKenzie landed one of his first acting roles in Rotorua, where he starred in a short film that still screens daily at the city’s museum. More >>

Te Puia's New Chief Executive Looking Forward To The Challen

Wednesday, 29 February 2012, 4:21 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

Te Puia, New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute, welcomed its new chief executive Tim Cossar on Tuesday who said he is looking forward to the challenge ahead and new beginnings. More >>

Rotorua Heritage Building Complete After 104 Year Delay

Wednesday, 29 February 2012, 4:19 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

Architectural materials have been flown in from all around the world to put the finishing touches on the Rotorua Museum more than a century after the building project first began. More >>

Rotorua Shows Huge Growth as a Conference Destination

Wednesday, 15 February 2012, 2:57 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

The Rotorua Convention Bureau is thrilled with the latest Convention Activity Survey (CAS) results which show huge growth in multi-day conferences and delegate days in 2011. More >>

Chinese New Zealanders to Discover Rotorua in a New Light

Wednesday, 15 February 2012, 11:09 am | Destination Rotorua Marketing

Chinese New Zealanders will discover Rotorua in a whole new light with the launch of an itinerary competition today by Destination Rotorua Marketing, which aims to widen perceptions on what there is to do in the city. More >>

New Fordlands’ youth space grand opening next weekend

Friday, 3 February 2012, 1:46 pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

Netball, touch rugby, and rippa rugby competitions are just some of the events taking place at next week’s grand opening of the new Fordlands’ youth space on Wrigley Road Reserve. More >>