First published in Inside Tourism issue 1004, 20
Middle-earth was brought to life last week for 74 devoted Hobbit
won the chance to experience The Hobbit Fan Fellowship journey
through New Zealand, hosted by Tourism New Zealand and Air New
Tourism New Zealand's GM Europe and the Americas, Gregg
Anderson, will be taking a sabbatical from the organisation when he
concludes his current contract in July 2015, after 22 years with
the business. He intends on returning from his sabbatical in
late January 2016 after some well deserved travel and R&R.
Four Australian social media influencers have been
exploring New Zealand and sharing their experiences with their
830,000 followers, thanks to Tourism New Zealand and Flight
All indicators point to a positive growth trajectory for the US market in the
wake of its strong economic recovery, was the message delivered to
stakeholders at Tourism New Zealand's research and market
insights webinar, held last week.
Former Black Caps captain Stephen Fleming is working with
Tourism New Zealand (TNZ) and New Zealand Trade and Enterprise
(NZTE) to help promote New Zealand in the lead-up to the 2015 ICC
Cricket World Cup.
More than 220 Australian travel agents departed New Zealand
earlier this week, fizzing with enthusiasm after spending six days
exploring New Zealand on Tourism New Zealand's Mega
This year's Kiwi Link South East Asia and Frontliner training
events were the largest ever for the region.