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New Zealand Has Its Own Team Talk!

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:45:04 +1200 | Rugby World Cup 2015

On 12th September, All Blacks Tours will release two Rugby World Cup 2015 special fan flights to the UK hosted by some very familiar faces that know all about the hype around this extraordinary Tournament.More >>

New Zealand Set to Sail into a Busy Cruise Season

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 16:16:19 +1200 | MG Media

New Zealand ports will welcome a flotilla of cruise ships over the coming months, with more than 560 ship visits scheduled around the nation, according to the peak cruise industry body.More >>

Aussies take a journey through the North Island

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 12:57:03 +1200 | Tourism New Zealand

Australian travellers are being tempted by the wonders of the North Island with the launch of Tourism New Zealand’s latest joint venture campaign ‘Every day a different journey’.More >>

A Glowing Celebration of 125 Years

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 12:39:04 +1200 | Tourism Holdings Limited

The natural, outstanding and beautiful Waitomo Glowworm Caves is celebrating a very special landmark next month – 125 years of guiding. More >>

Emirates Broadens A380 Network to 30 Destinations

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 10:26:18 +1200 | Emirates Airlines

Emirates, a global connector and facilitator of vital trade links, today adds Frankfurt to its growing list of A380 destinations. With the addition of Frankfurt, Emirates now serves 30 global destinations with the A380.More >>

$34,000 for restored wetland and new track of Paekakariki

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 16:40:40 +1200 | New Zealand Government

1 September 2014 Media Statement $34,000 for restored wetland and new track of Paekakariki More >>

Shotover Jet ride rated in top 19 in the world

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 16:17:47 +1200 | Shotover Jet

Shotover Jet ride rated in top 19 in the world Queenstown’s world-famous jet boat thrill Shotover Jet has once again been rated amongst the best in the world for tourism experiences. Global media giant CNN has just published a ‘scrap all those other ...More >>

Eruption to Have Minimal Impact on Kiwi Travel

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 14:30:26 +1200 | House of Travel

Kiwis with plans to travel to the northern hemisphere are unlikely to have their travel affected by the recent eruption of the Bardarbunga volcano in Iceland. More >>

Three Ships Sail One World in P&O Cruises Program

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 14:05:28 +1200 | P and O Cruises

Three ships will take on the world in P&O Cruises World Cruising’s 2016 World Journeys Program, with Aurora, Arcadia and Oriana cruising a total of 90,000 nautical miles and visiting more than 20 countries including a maiden visit to New Zealand.More >>

House of Travel wins Top National Travel Award

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:44:58 +1200 | House of Travel

Kiwi owned and operated House of Travel are proud winners of the Best Travel Agency Brand category at this year’s TAANZ National Travel Industry Awards, which recognise excellence in the travel industry.More >>

Key questions for Motel-owners to ask Election candidates

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:15:11 +1200 | Motel Association

Key questions for Motel-owners to ask Election 2014 candidates The Motel Association of NZ (MANZ) has published its list of key questions that motel-owners should be asking of their local candidates as the country draws closer to the 2014 general ...More >>

3rd Annual Burton High Fives Confirms Top Snowboarders

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 10:44:46 +1200 | Ellipsis Creative

Burlington, VT (August 26, 2014) – Today Burton Snowboards announced the list of top invited riders confirmed to attend the 3rd annual High Fives presented by MINI , including Mark McMorris (CAN), Stale Sandbech (NOR), Ayumu Hirano (JPN) and Jamie ...More >>

Auckland Demand for Cruises Sees New Cruise Specialist Open

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:22:48 +1200 | House of Travel

Auckland’s growing demand for luxury international cruise holidays has seen the opening of a new travel agency in St Heliers with a special focus on cruise travel. More >>

Auckland tourism campaign wins at TVNZ Marketing Awards

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:09:42 +1200 | TVNZ Marketing Awards

Auckland tourism campaign wins at TVNZ New Zealand Marketing Awards Auckland proved that the show never stops at last night’s TVNZ New Zealand Marketing Awards winning the title for best Lifestyle, Travel and Leisure campaign. The winning campaign – ...More >>

Auckland Demand for Cruises on the Rise

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:43:07 +1200 | Impact PR

The popularity of international cruise holidays is soaring for Aucklanders, with a 20 per cent increase in forward bookings for House of Travel. More >>

TNZ and NZ Winegrowers sign MOU

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:29:37 +1200 | Tourism New Zealand

Tourism New Zealand and New Zealand Winegrowers have today announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to jointly promote New Zealand as a visitor destination and premium wine producer internationally.More >>

2015 Leadfoot Festival Tickets Go on Sale

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:01:17 +1200 | Destination Coromandel

Tickets for the 2015 Leadfoot Festival to be held 6- 8 February 2015 will go on sale for the general public on Monday 1st September. More >>

NZ aviation experts improving airfield safety in Vanuatu

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:50:11 +1200 | GroupEAD

Just a stone’s throw from Vanuatu’s tiny Lonorore Airport, on Pentecost Island, an ancient ‘’land diving” tradition is attracting worldwide interest in this remote corner of the Pacific. Accessing this remote spot, however, is notoriously ...More >>

Springbored Snow Carnival celebrates sun and snow

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:35:48 +1200 | NZSki

Sun, snow, beats and parties are the name of the game next month as Queenstown ski areas Coronet Peak and The Remarkables celebrate spring with five days and nights of action and fun. More >>

Kiwi occupation of German Samoa commemorated

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:51:56 +1200 | House of Travel

The Kiwi occupation of German Samoa has inspired a New Zealander to lead a pilgrimage to Gallipoli and Turkey in time for the centenary in April 2015. OCCUPATION OF SAMOA SPARKED ANZAC PILGRIMAGE August 28, 2014. The centenary of an event this week has ...More >>

 

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