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Full steam ahead for TRENZ 2015

By CHRIS ROBERTS - 15 May 2015
TRENZ 2015 is happening over the next few days and the excitement levels are really building.

Tourism 2025 In Action
Polynesian Spa's new wellness rituals


Rotorua's Polynesian Spa has added to its wellness rituals with a new cold plunge pool and a reflexology walk, seen here being experienced by Rugby League's Penrith Panthers. Read more.



Westpac special offer – “Get Paid” mobile app

TIA Business Partner Westpac has a new “Get Paid” app which allows businesses to accept credit and scheme debit card payments on the go via an iPhone or Android Smartphone. The app is free to download with no set up fees and no on-going monthly fixed costs. Read more. Westpac is offering TIA members who download the app a merchant service fee discount. Tell your Westpac business consultant you are a TIA member and advise your membership number to trigger the discount.

  • Tourism booming - Marlborough Express - 28th May 2015
    Marlborough's tourism industry is on the up following an excellent summer of increased visitor numbers and more spending, the region's tourism boss says.
  • Funding for regional tourism body increased - Waikato Times - 28th May 2015
    A funding injection for the regional tourism organisation could have spin-offs for local ventures in an industry that was tapping into just a fraction of its potential.
  • Govt comes out on top over SkyCity deal - New Zealand Herald - 28th May 2015
    A new report into the International Convention Centre deal says the government has come out on top over SkyCity in the protracted wrangling over the project.

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