New Zealand Travel and Tourism Media Releases and News
What makes New Zealand such as great destination for a holiday or as a location for your next conference or event? We've gathered some of the latest articles written about New Zealand by independent magazines, writers or locals. These together with a roundup of other news will give you a snapshot of what New Zealand has to offer.
No other creature in New Zealand is as loved or as well-known as the kiwi – and now Queenstown’s Jack’s Point Clubhouse & Restaurant is joining the fight to save our national bird with a fund... (more)
In 2012 two vastly different runners on vastly different career paths stood on the podium at the prestigious Christchurch Airport Marathon. Sam Wreford was a runner on the rise, setting a personal ... (more)
While the Full Marathon remains the feature event, this weekend’s Christchurch Airport Half Marathon is shaping up as the fastest 21.1k in New Zealand for several years. Both the men’s and wome... (more)
On Sunday Sir Richard Hadlee will ask more than 4000 participants from 12 countries to take their mark for the 34th running of the annual Queens Birthday Weekend event.
The eldest is 85 y... (more)
Just under a kilometre of new trail is nearing completion, meandering over the dunes and crossing the upper beach at Tirohanga, 5km from Opotiki. There’s also new bridging across the Tirohanga st... (more)
Timaru’s Sam Wreford is the top dog among Kiwi marathoners of late. In the last two years the 31 year old has won New Zealand’s major three – Christchurch, Rotorua and Auckland - and has a be... (more)
The Christchurch Airport Marathon has been the South Island’s premier running event for more than three decades. But this year the annual Queens Birthday Weekend event is offering what could be a... (more)
After the busiest season in its history, Hollyford Track guided walks is launching a new product for the 2014–15 season. The two-day ‘Ocean to Alps’ departure using the stunning M... (more)
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge enjoyed adrenalin thrills and breathtaking spins on Queenstown’s Shotover Jet today (Sunday April 13) on a trip renowned as ‘The world’s most exc... (more)
A number of talented acts have flocked to enter a busking competition which will see the winner play on the main stage at the first Queenstown Blues & Roots Festival to be held on Saturday Apri... (more)