We’ve got a good thing going
By CHRIS ROBERTS - 22 January 2016
Tourism industry calls for national approach to Easter trading
22 January 2016
New Zealand’s tourism industry wants shops to be able to trade on Easter Sunday, but is calling for a national approach to the issue.
Tourism welcomes Singapore Airlines ‘Capital Express’
21 January 2016
The new Singapore Airlines flight into Wellington will help deliver on the tourism industry’s goal of growing total annual revenue to $41 billion by 2025, says the Tourism Industry Association New Zealand (TIA).
NZ hotels increase yield & productivity in 2015
13 January 2016
New Zealand hotels enjoyed a record-breaking year in 2015, increasing yield and productivity, according to new Tourism Industry Association statistics.
Tourism regains number one export status
23 December 2015
As the record-breaking summer season gets into full swing, latest figures show that tourism has surpassed dairy and is once again New Zealand’s number one export earner.
Time to take stock as tourism trends upwards
9 December 2015
With New Zealand tourism on the upswing, the industry is in a good position to take stock of its future direction, says Lincoln University Professor David Simmons.
- Company admits health and safety breach - Dominion Post - 9th Feb 2016
Auckland ferry operator Fullers has pleaded guilty to health and safety charges. Maritime New Zealand took the company to court over its ferry Kea colliding with Devonport Wharf.
- Cheaper flights as seats double - Rotorua Daily Post - 9th Feb 2016
Air New Zealand has doubled its capacity for flights to and from Rotorua and Auckland, and is promising cheaper fares for travellers.
- Searching for freedom campers - Nelson Mail - 9th Feb 2016
'Tis the season of the freedom camper and the back-packer. The backpackers flock into my neighbourhood in early December like migratory birds in search of a roost in the hostels which dot...