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Giving Australians a taste of Rotorua

Thursday, 22 August 2019, 12:16 pm | Rotorua New Zealand

Destination Rotorua and 15 tourism operators have been travelling across Australia this week to showcase Rotorua to travel agents and conference organisers. More >>

Rotorua: DOC and i-SITE sharing public spaces

Friday, 1 March 2019, 1:53 pm | Rotorua New Zealand

A new Department of Conservation (DOC) visitor information hub in Rotorua’s central i-SITE will help visitors to Rotorua enjoy our great outdoors in a safe and respectful way. More >>

Rotorua’s accommodation rate among the best in New Zealand

Friday, 26 January 2018, 3:28 pm | Rotorua New Zealand

A number of Rotorua accommodation providers have been ranked amongst the best in the country according to the 2017 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards. More >>

RotoruaNZ reaches 200,000 fans on Facebook

Monday, 26 June 2017, 10:22 am | Rotorua New Zealand

Destination Rotorua’s Facebook page has just reached 200,000 ‘fans’, only the second destination Facebook page in New Zealand to have achieved this milestone. More >>

Rotorua campaign targets Aucklanders to relocate

Wednesday, 19 October 2016, 4:07 pm | Rotorua New Zealand

Aucklanders are the focus of a drive to abandon the rat-race, embrace work-life balance and relocate to Rotorua as part of Destination Rotorua’s latest campaign. More >>

Rotorua’s visitor industry celebrates another bumper month

Tuesday, 18 October 2016, 11:56 am | Rotorua New Zealand

Rotorua’s visitor industry has seen its best August on record for visitor nights and visits to attractions and activities. More >>

Rotorua wins bid for international environmental conference

Friday, 26 August 2016, 3:07 pm | Rotorua New Zealand

More than 1300 of the best scientific minds are coming to Rotorua in August 2020 for the largest international conference on photosynthesis. More >>

Record Queen’s birthday month for Rotorua visitor industry

Friday, 12 August 2016, 2:25 pm | Rotorua New Zealand

Rotorua’s visitor industry enjoyed a record-breaking June this year with both domestic and international activity increasing during a month which is usually a low point of the year. More >>

Rotorua Strikes a Chord with Budding Musicians

Wednesday, 22 June 2016, 11:06 am | Rotorua New Zealand

Australia and New Zealand’s premier youth musician festival Rhapsody Rotorua returns to the city next week. More >>

Rotorua wins bid to host largest ever business event

Wednesday, 15 June 2016, 9:56 am | Rotorua New Zealand

Rotorua has won the bid to host the World Conference on Health Promotion and Education in 2019 which is likely to be the largest business event ever held in the region. More >>

Rotorua is the place to be, rain or shine!

Thursday, 24 March 2016, 4:26 pm | Rotorua New Zealand

Rotorua visitor statistics continue to trend upwards, ahead of national increases. After a wet start to the year, Rotorua had plenty of cosy accommodation and all-weather activities which helped drive benchmark beating growth in the visitor sector. Commercial ... More >>

Crankworx Rotorua early bird tickets go on sale today

Friday, 20 November 2015, 10:19 am | Rotorua New Zealand

The Crankworx World Tour returns to Rotorua this March with early bird tickets on sale today, timed to coincide with the impending announcement of the 2016 Crankworx World Tour new locations and dates. Crankworx offers a chance to see the best mountain ... More >>

Rotorua visitor trends continue to soar high

Monday, 14 September 2015, 2:56 pm | Rotorua New Zealand

Rotorua businesses are enjoying yet another strong month of growth in volume and expenditure from international visitors. The latest statistics for July reveal particularly strong results from the Chinese, North American and Australian markets. More >>

Key new appointments for Destination Rotorua

Thursday, 10 September 2015, 3:34 pm | Rotorua New Zealand

Destination Rotorua, the regional tourism organisation for Rotorua and a business unit of Rotorua Lakes Council, has today announced the appointment of two new members to their leadership team. More >>

Chinese Perception Changed By 3 + 2 Love Rotorua Campaign

Friday, 27 April 2012, 2:24 pm | Rotorua New Zealand

Chinese Perception Changed By 3 + 2 Love Rotorua Campaign ROTORUA, Friday April 27th 2012 : The winners of a competition so popular that it caused the Rotorua tourism website to crash have been announced as New Zealand’s first Regional Tourism Organisation ... More >>

Rotorua is a great place to live and it is time to celebrate

Thursday, 3 November 2011, 1:45 pm | Rotorua New Zealand

Destination Rotorua Marketing (DRM) is helping locals do just that, with its second Locals' Week promotion starting next week. The promotion is designed to encourage residents to experience the world-class attractions in their backyard, with participating ... More >>

Rotorua to host Australian Society of Travel Writers

Wednesday, 25 May 2011, 12:14 pm | Rotorua New Zealand

Rotorua has been selected as the first New Zealand city in seven years to host an influential gathering of more than 200 members of Australia’s premier body for travel writing. The city has scored a major success with the announcement The Australian ... More >>