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Start Planning Now For A Mid-winter Getaway

Thursday, 4 June 2020, 3:23 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

High demand from a nation of explorers emerging from lockdown sparked the first signs of hope for the tourism industry over Queen’s Birthday weekend—with another flurry of domestic travel expected over the school holidays. Holiday Parks New Zealand ... More >>

Holiday Parks Provide Safe Travel Options As Lockdown Eases

Tuesday, 5 May 2020, 10:52 am | Holiday Parks NZ

Having operated safely throughout Levels 4 and 3 as essential services, holiday parks are well placed to provide safe options for domestic travel at Level 2, says Holiday Parks New Zealand (HPNZ). “Holiday parks around the country are exceptionally ... More >>

The Spirit of Hospitality is alive

Friday, 2 August 2019, 11:46 am | Holiday Parks NZ

Pohara Beach TOP 10 Holiday Park in Golden Bay has been named New Zealand’s most hospitable holiday park. More >>

Most hospitable holiday parks win award nomination

Friday, 12 July 2019, 1:48 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

Five holiday parks are in the running to be named New Zealand’s most hospitable holiday park. More >>

Bed tax could encourage freedom camping

Friday, 5 July 2019, 2:16 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

A bed tax on New Zealand’s holiday parks risks incentivising more people to freedom camp, Holiday Parks New Zealand is warning. More >>

Holiday parks devastated at insight cancellation

Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 2:44 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

The valuable holiday park sector is devastated to be losing one of its most vital official datasets, Holiday Parks New Zealand Chief Executive Fergus Brown says. More >>

Value of holiday park sector hits $1.2 billion

Wednesday, 10 April 2019, 4:31 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

Visitors who stay at New Zealand holiday parks during their travels are spending large across the country, with latest research showing close to $1.2 billion annually can be attributed to domestic and international visitors who spend their nights at ... More >>

Holiday parks encourage electric vehicles

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, 10:01 am | Holiday Parks NZ

Holiday parks in New Zealand are putting their money where their mouth is with the installation of 54 electric vehicle chargers in 24 holiday parks around the country, encouraging the use of electric vehicles. More >>

Holiday parks keen to be involved in camping decisions

Friday, 17 August 2018, 12:44 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

Government plans to improve the management of free camping are being supported by the holiday park sector which says a national solution is overdue. More >>

Manawatu holiday park wins rave reviews & top award

Thursday, 26 July 2018, 9:52 am | Holiday Parks NZ

The fantastic guest reviews tell it all for Himatangi Beach Holiday Park, winner of the prestigious 2018 Spirit of Hospitality Award sponsored by AA Traveller. More >>

Holiday parks key to growing tourism sustainably

Monday, 23 July 2018, 2:52 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

New insight shows holiday parks are key to growing tourism sustainably in the regions, says Holiday Parks Association Chief Executive Fergus Brown. More >>

Finalists recognised for fantastic holiday park hospitality

Tuesday, 3 July 2018, 10:58 am | Holiday Parks NZ

Five holiday parks are being recognised for the fantastic hospitality they offer their guests, being named today as finalists in the AA Traveller Spirit of Hospitality Award for 2018. More >>

New Plymouth holiday park operator wins Emerging Star Award

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 11:01 am | Holiday Parks NZ

Peter Crawford of New Plymouth’s Fitzroy Beach Holiday Park has been awarded the 2018 Holiday Parks ePay Emerging Star Award for holiday park professionals under the age of 35. More >>

Holiday parks key to growing tourism sustainably in the regions

Tuesday, 24 April 2018, 12:18 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

Holiday parks are central to driving sustainable regional tourism growth, says Holiday Parks New Zealand, as statistics show holiday parks now host more than 8 million guest nights per year. More >>

Holiday Parks Still Taking Bookings for Summer

Monday, 18 December 2017, 10:29 am | Holiday Parks NZ

New Zealand’s holiday parks are more popular than ever but Kiwi holidaymakers should still be able to find room in all but the most popular destinations. More >>

Roaring Lions trade creates holiday park jobs

Thursday, 22 June 2017, 2:42 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

Expectations of a roaring trade during the Lions Tour have contributed to more jobs in holiday parks this winter, Holiday Parks New Zealand (HAPNZ) says. More >>

Rotorua woman emerges as Holiday Parks star

Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 1:31 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

Jasmine Adams of the Rotorua TOP 10 Holiday Park has won the inaugural Holiday Parks’ Emerging Star Award for holiday park professionals under the age of 35. More >>

Holiday park guest nights grow, but still plenty of capacity

Monday, 12 June 2017, 3:39 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

Holiday parks enjoyed a boomer April, with guest nights up almost 25% on April 2016, but there is still plenty of room for growth, says Fergus Brown, Chief Executive, Holiday Parks New Zealand. More >>

Holiday Parks sector worth over $1 billion to NZ economy

Tuesday, 4 April 2017, 12:02 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

Visitors staying at holiday parks contribute more than $1 billion a year[1] to New Zealand’s economy, new research carried out for Holiday Parks New Zealand (HAPNZ) has found. More >>

Holiday park sector joins predator free effort

Wednesday, 15 March 2017, 3:07 pm | Holiday Parks NZ

Hundreds of holiday parks in some of New Zealand’s most beautiful locations may soon be free of rats, stoats and possums after the organisation that represents them signed up to Predator Free New Zealand today. More >>