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Tourism New Zealand boosting regions through science

Thursday, 20 September 2018, 11:50 am | Tourism New Zealand

New Zealand has some of the world’s leading scientific minds, and with the help of Tourism New Zealand, their international counterparts are travelling the world to hear them speak. More >>

Campaign promotes the South in autumn

Monday, 10 September 2018, 10:55 am | Tourism New Zealand

For the next eight weeks, Australians will be presented with inspirational images of New Zealand’s iconic South Island as part of the annual South Island Journeys campaign. This is the fifth year the campaign has run, in conjunction with Christchurch ... More >>

Campaign encourages Australians to find creative spark

Thursday, 23 August 2018, 9:35 am | Tourism New Zealand

Tourism New Zealand has turned the spotlight on Wellington and Marlborough for its latest online campaign in Australia. More >>

Big Bird goes to the birds in New Zealand eco paradise

Thursday, 3 May 2018, 10:24 am | Tourism New Zealand

Birds of a feather flock together so it wasn’t so surprising when television’s much-loved Big Bird flew in (practically incognito) on a visit to meet some of New Zealand’s unique feathered species. More >>

Major tourism push promotes regional growth

Thursday, 11 January 2018, 12:09 pm | Tourism New Zealand

A $3.2m tourism drive starts this week to spread regional growth beyond the popular tourist destinations. More >>

New Zealand's new walking networks

Friday, 27 October 2017, 5:08 pm | Tourism New Zealand

New Zealand promotes networks of short walks and day hikes 27 October 2017 New Zealand's profile as a walking and hiking destination will be amplified with two new networks of walking tracks to be known as short walks and day hikes. More >>

Lonely Planet Names NZ in 2018 Best of Travel Top 10

Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 8:06 am | Tourism New Zealand

Leading global travel authority Lonely Planet has named New Zealand in the Top 10 countries to visit in 2018 in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2018 , published today (25.10.17). More >>

Northland Campaign Shows Regional Marketing Success

Monday, 2 October 2017, 1:15 pm | Tourism New Zealand

A recent pilot campaign to attract Australian travellers to Northland has shown that regional dispersal is possible through targeted marketing. More >>

World of WearableArt 2017 designs wow in Wellington

Saturday, 23 September 2017, 10:46 am | Tourism New Zealand

International designers feature in the 20 top awards in the 2017 World of WearableArt (WOW) Awards in Wellington, New Zealand. More >>

Bryce Dallas Howard casts New Zealand in lead role

Wednesday, 19 July 2017, 11:32 am | Tourism New Zealand

Bryce Dallas Howard is spreading her love for New Zealand as the country's newest tourism voice in the US. The Pete’s Dragon, and Jurassic World star has teamed up with National Geographic Travel on a trip across New Zealand exploring spectacular ... More >>

North Island road trips tempting Aussies across the ditch

Monday, 10 July 2017, 3:12 pm | Tourism New Zealand

North Island road trips tempting Aussies across the ditch Road trips showing off large parts of the central and upper North Island are the latest adventures to tempt Australians across the ditch. A partnership between Tourism New Zealand, regional ... More >>

Waikato’s strong cultural links attract major event

Friday, 23 June 2017, 1:50 pm | Tourism New Zealand

Waikato will welcome around 800 international Indigenous studies experts in June 2019. The event will put the region on the world stage as a cultural hub and is expected to deliver more than $1.7 million to the economy. More >>

Smart marketing sees shoulder season growth stronger

Friday, 23 June 2017, 9:56 am | Tourism New Zealand

Data released today confirms the success of Tourism New Zealand’s shoulder season strategy with stronger growth in holiday arrivals seen in spring 2016 and autumn 2017, than the traditional summer peak. More >>

Voice of the visitor guides new walk partnership

Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 12:01 pm | Tourism New Zealand

The Department of Conservation (DOC) and Tourism New Zealand (TNZ) have joined forces to promote a range of short and day walks. More >>

Aussie breakfast viewers get a taste of Mt Hutt’s ski scene

Thursday, 8 June 2017, 2:34 pm | Tourism New Zealand

8 June 2017 Aussie breakfast viewers get a taste of Mt Hutt’s ski scene More >>

Heart of the Long White Cloud campaign launches in China

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 11:07 am | Tourism New Zealand

Heart of the Long White Cloud campaign launches in China New videos featuring major Chinese social influencers are the latest phase of a PR and marketing campaign promoting the Wellington, Tasman, Nelson and Marlborough regions called Heart of the Long White ... More >>

Int'l business events deliver $311m to NZ economy

Thursday, 1 June 2017, 5:02 pm | Tourism New Zealand

New Zealand has attracted business events that will deliver $311 million to the New Zealand economy. More >>

Wellington lures event out of United Kingdom

Monday, 22 May 2017, 10:50 am | Tourism New Zealand

Wellington will host the 2019 iMean (Interaction and Meaning) conference marking the first time the linguistics event will be held out of the United Kingdom. More >>

Happily ever after on World Penguin Day in New Zealand

Monday, 24 April 2017, 12:51 pm | Tourism New Zealand

April 2017 April 25 marks World Penguin Day and nowhere celebrates penguins quite like New Zealand. At Auckland’s Kelly Tarlton’s SEA LIFE Aquarium, a same sex pair of king penguins are celebrating World Penguin Day with their surrogate foster ... More >>

Over 7 million Brazilians taken on a New Zealand journey

Tuesday, 18 April 2017, 11:19 am | Tourism New Zealand

Cult Brazilian travel show Lugar Incomum has dedicated eight episodes entirely to New Zealand. More >>