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A major South Island tourism operator has warned that banks are running out of goodwill towards the industry as the impact of Covid-19 continues to bite.
Fresh off the hills the merino wethers are being shorn at Lake Heron Station in Canterbury. The low micron wool is contracted to the Icebreker brand. The mountainous 19,600 hectare property is also… Video, Audio
The government is clamping down on freedom camping with harsher fines and more restrictions.
The tourism industry is grappling with the prospect of its new normal being years away with billions of dollars lost by then and many more hurdles ahead - including its latest, the Omicron variant.
The tourism industry is grappling with the prospect of its new normal being years away with billions of dollars lost by then and many more hurdles ahead - including its latest, the new Covid variant…
Auckland, Northland ,Taupo, Rotorua Lakes, Kawerau, Whakatane, Opotiki, Gisborne, Wairoa, Rangitikei, Whanganui and Ruapehu districts will be in the red setting when the new Covid traffic light… Audio
The tourism industry is being challenged to lead the fight to reduce carbon emissions as part of a major new initiative.
Tourism Industry Aotearoa chief executive Chris Roberts says the roadmap aimed to provide guidance so tourism businesses could plan for a range of potential pathways.
Cast your minds back a few months.. say 104 days .. to August 17- the day we found out a Devonport man had tested positive for Covid-19 and the country was going into Level four lockdown.. The… Audio
A restored road connecting two ancient Egyptian temple complexes in Karnak and Luxor has been unveiled in a lavish ceremony aimed at raising the profile of one of Egypt's top tourist spots.
YHA said the the extended Auckland lockdown and no prospects of an international visitors this summer left it an unsustainable financial position.
A icon of New Zealand's backpackers market is closing its doors due to the financial hardship caused by the pandemic.
YHA will permanently shut its 11 hostels from December 15. Timothy Brown has… Audio
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The border's slowly winching open but New Zealanders overseas will still have to wait until mid-January to avoid managed isolation on arrival.
All arrivals will require a negative pre-departure test… Audio
Tourist operators and towns are facing a long dry summer with international visitors still at least five months away.
The government has announced a gradual reopening of the border starting mid… Video, Audio
The travel software company's chief executive says it's poised for growth as more normal travel conditions resume.
So international travel and family reunions abroad will soon be back on the cards, with most saying the time to bust the international border is well overdue.
Our reporter Nick Truebridge hit the… Audio
New Zealand's border restrictions are being eased early next year.
From January 17, fully vaccinated New Zealanders who test negative before departure will be able to travel from Australia without… Video, Audio
Panellists Verity Johnson and Liam Hehir react to today's travel law changes and discuss the best fish and chip shops in New Zealand. Audio
Many on social media were delighted at the news and shared what it would mean for themselves, their friends and their family.
The new thermal pool, spa and wellbeing complex is a vote of confidence in the future of tourism and the local economy, Regional Economic Development and Tourism Minister Stuart Nash says.