January 2016

Blue whale survey begins off the Taranaki coast

An international research team, working in collaboration with the Department of Conservation (DOC), has begun work on an extended survey to learn more about blue whales feeding in the South Taranaki Bight off the Taranaki coast. The research covers an area of the Tasman Sea between Cape Egmont and Farewell Spit and is led by

Bridal Veil Falls

If you are planning on travelling to Raglan, be sure to include a side trip to the  55-metre-high Bridal Veil Falls, also known as the Waireinga Falls. The Bridal Veil Falls walk is an easy 10 minute walk through native bush, with  two viewing platforms at the top, providing amazing views and photo opportunities of the  falls and

Quentin Tarantino Heading to New Zealand’s Shores for the Hateful Eight

Roadshow Films is pleased to announce that Academy Award® winning writer/director Quentin Tarantino will be taking flight to Auckland to attend the New Zealand premiere of his upcoming feature film THE HATEFUL EIGHT. Tarantino will walk the red carpet in Auckland on Wednesday, January 20 at Event Cinemas Broadway, Newmarket for the New Zealand premiere

Wishing you were here: Is tourism’s success masking growing pains?

… to travel. Here, Milne says, New Zealand is in … Tourism New Zealand, the government's marketing arm, it certainly looks like New Zealand … like accommodation, attractions, hospitality and transport. And … swelling frustration in places like Rodney' … http://world.einnews.com/article/305319777/cKJ79zue9qKMsVOj?ref=rss&ecode=ucMrzxKhX6_fr62k

The greatest travellers in Australia

… New Zealand with my parents. It began a great love of overseas travel … . I love American hospitality, the Wisconsin climate … reputations. Too many places overseas have unjustified … tourism property owners Mulpha, looking after the group's international hotel … http://world.einnews.com/article/304921653/N1RXg1Q6ybSYoh54?ref=rss&ecode=ucMrzxKhX6_fr62k