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Dart River Adventures Reopening In Time For Summer

Thursday, 10 September 2020, 8:51 am | Ngai Tahu Tourism

Ngāi Tahu Tourism business Dart River Adventures , near Queenstown, is set to reopen from 3 December. The Dart River Wilderness Jet and Funyaks (inflatable kayaks) will be back on offer from summer 2020-21 with adjusted pricing and operating hours to ... More >>

All Blacks Experience To Open In December 2020

Thursday, 3 September 2020, 9:20 am | Ngai Tahu Tourism

  The exciting new All Blacks Experience in Tāmaki Makaurau (Auckland) is gearing up to welcome manuhiri (visitors) from 2 December 2020. Construction on the New Zealand Rugby and Ngāi Tahu Tourism joint venture is nearly complete with ... More >>

Rotorua ‘kiwi hospital’ officially launched

Wednesday, 2 October 2019, 1:46 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

A new ‘kiwi hospital’ at the National Kiwi Hatchery Aotearoa has been officially launched at the start of Save Kiwi Month. More >>

Ngāi Tahu Tourism and Antarctica NZ launch partnership

Wednesday, 25 September 2019, 2:01 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

A new partnership between Ngāi Tahu Tourism and Antarctica New Zealand will see a glacier guide temporarily swap the ice of Kā Roimata-a-Hinehukatere (Franz Josef Glacier) for the chill of Antarctica. More >>

A very special New Year baby

Monday, 7 January 2019, 3:01 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

This isn’t your average New Year baby news – but it’s just as cute. A wee kiwi chick was determined to see in the start of the New Year, and after five long days working to get out of its shell, made its way into the world at 9am on 1 January ... More >>

Ngāi Tahu Tourism CEO receives Business Scholarship

Tuesday, 11 December 2018, 9:48 am | Ngai Tahu Tourism

Ngāi Tahu Tourism Kaihautū (Chief Executive) Quinton Hall has received one of the 2018 Prime Minister’s Business Scholarships. More >>

Ngāi Tahu Tourism increases investment in its people

Monday, 17 September 2018, 12:48 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

Ngāi Tahu Tourism, one of the largest tourism operators in Aotearoa, has announced its commitment to the living wage of $20.55 and increased its minimum wage effective from July this year. More >>

New night tours launched in Takapō

Friday, 24 August 2018, 10:25 am | Ngai Tahu Tourism

The Church of the Good Shepherd and Earth & Sky have partnered together to launch a night-time experience at the famous Takapō (Lake Tekapo) heritage site. More >>

Kiwi hatchery celebrating record season

Thursday, 3 May 2018, 1:30 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

MEDIA STATEMENT On behalf of Ngāi Tahu Tourism – Rainbow Springs’ Kiwi Encounter 3 May 2017 Kiwi hatchery celebrating record season The country’s largest kiwi hatchery is celebrating an “exceptional” hatching season including an unpresented hatch ... More >>

Shotover Jet showcases new industry-leading boat on PM visit

Friday, 6 April 2018, 5:22 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

Ngāi Tahu Tourism today showcased its new industry-leading sustainable boat at Shotover Jet in Queenstown with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Minister of Tourism Kelvin Davis officiating the event. Chief Executive, Quinton Hall, says it was an honour ... More >>

Shotover Jet showcases new industry-leading boat on PM visit

Friday, 6 April 2018, 2:18 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

Ngāi Tahu Tourism today showcased its new industry-leading sustainable boat at Shotover Jet in Queenstown with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Minister of Tourism Kelvin Davis officiating the event. More >>

Ngāi Tahu Tourism scholar’s first day

Friday, 12 January 2018, 4:21 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

Ngāi Tahu Tourism has appointed Ashleigh Howell as its 2018 Te Pia Tāpoi scholarship recipient and she starts her studies this Monday (15 January). More >>

First chick hatches high hopes for Kiwi Encounter

Monday, 11 September 2017, 3:17 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

The first kiwi of the season has hatched at Rainbow Springs’ Kiwi Encounter in Rotorua – marking “the start of a great new era” for New Zealand’s largest kiwi hatching facility. More >>

Free Feijoas for Rotorua

Monday, 15 May 2017, 3:40 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

The generosity of Ngai Tahu Tourism has seen the Rotorua community invited to harvest free feijoas from the iwi’s bountiful Agrodome orchards for a third year running. More >>

Shotover Jet achieves Qualmark Gold in Sustainable Tourism

Friday, 31 March 2017, 1:18 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

Shotover Jet has for the first time achieved a Qualmark Gold Sustainable Tourism Business award, with Qualmark confirming the experience as a ‘must do’ Queenstown activity. More >>

Stars align for Ngāi Tahu Tourism and Earth & Sky

Friday, 9 September 2016, 12:24 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

Ngāi Tahu Tourism has today announced that it will enter into a joint venture with Earth & Sky, the Tekapo-based stargazing and observatory tours operator. More >>

Ngāi Tahu Tourism takes to the skies with new purchase

Monday, 8 August 2016, 1:43 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

Ngāi Tahu Tourism takes to the skies with new purchase Ngāi Tahu Tourism has signed a deal to purchase Queenstown’s leading scenic helicopter business, Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters. The purchase is a significant investment for the iwi-owned company ... More >>

Ngāi Tahu Tourism opens new Franz Josef visitor hub

Monday, 27 June 2016, 2:38 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

A major new visitor hub housing the Department of Conservation, Franz Josef Glacier Guides (owned by Ngai Tahu Tourism and part-owned by Te Rūnanga o Makaawhio) , Glacier Hot Pools, i-SITE Franz Josef and a café has opened in the village of Franz Josef. More >>

New Tourism scholarship announced.

Tuesday, 14 June 2016, 9:42 am | Ngai Tahu Tourism

June 14, 2016 New Tourism scholarship announced. Ngāi Tahu Tourism is delighted to announce a new scholarship, Te Pia Tāpoi, for Ngāi Tahu students. Ngāi Tahu Tourism Chief Executive Quinton Hall says the scholarship is an exciting opportunity ... More >>

Dart River and Queenstown Resort College join for nature

Monday, 21 September 2015, 3:37 pm | Ngai Tahu Tourism

A mixture of staff from Dart River Jet, its Ngāi Tahu Tourism affiliate businesses and students from Queenstown Resort College (QRC) came together to plant over 1,000 native seedlings in the DOC Paradise Reserveon Saturday (September 19). More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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