One Cent Launches into New Zealand – One Cent is pleased to announce, due to popular demand, the launch of their services into the New Zealand market. New Zealanders, like their Aussie counterparts across the Tasman, should also be entitled to join in the fun and will now have the chance to bid on […]

Free holiday park directory now available

Free holiday park directory now available Just in time for summer holiday planning, a new free directory and map of 300 holiday parks around New Zealand is now available. The Holiday Accommodation Parks Association has just released it 2014 Directory and Map with easy-to-find details of all its member holiday parks. Holiday parks are located […]

NZ chosen for filming of RV Rampage

Scripps Networks International today announced that Travel Channel, the world’s leading international travel broadcaster, has commissioned a new 10 x 60’ series RV Rampage, to be set in the breath-taking landscapes, bustling cities and rugged coastline of New Zealand. The stunning new series, which will air in over 130 territories worldwide, will see five couples […]

Gisborne – Auckland fare cuts AirNZ

Air New Zealand has reduced fares between Gisborne and Auckland by an average of 11% with the introduction of a new cut price lead in fare. The reduction across all fare types on the route reflects operational efficiencies that have been achieved since the airline up- gauged most AKL-GIS services to larger 50- seat Bombardier […]

Dart River Jet Safaris celebrates 25 years

A quarter of a century of pioneering wilderness adventure on one of New Zealand’s most distinctive waterways will be celebrated by Dart River Jet , Ngai Tahu Tourism and friends later this month. Current owners Ngai Tahu Tourism will welcome hundreds of former staff members from as far afield as Sydney, the North Island and Christchurch along […]

Hot Club Sandwich is well bred

Quality jazz returns to the prestigious Bay Of Many Coves in the Marlborough Sounds in October following an enthusiastic response to their recent luxury jazz weekend in August. Bay Of Many Coves, the only 5-star resort in the Marlborough Sounds, has engaged Wellington jazz icons, Hot Club Sandwich, to perform at the resort’s Villa Maria […]

Bay Of Many Coves’ ukulele spectacular

The distinctive sound of ukuleles will float over Queen Charlotte Sound during the weekend of July 19 to 21. That unique sound will range from concert hall performances to the first strums in a new career. The illustrious Bay Of Many Coves resort in the Marlborough Sounds is celebrating a Ukulele Blues Luxury Weekend with […]

Air NZ’s fuel efficient A320 at Paris Air Show

Air New Zealand unveiled the first of its brand new fuel-efficient Airbus A320 aircraft at the Paris Air Show overnight. Air New Zealand is the launch customer for the aircraft, which features 2.4 metre high curved wing tip devices known as Sharklets that increase fuel efficiency and reduce CO2 emissions. Ten of the Sharklet equipped […]

Fine food and great arias

The impressive operatic stages of the world will be rivalled by the beautiful natural setting of the Bay Of Many Coves resort in Marlborough Sounds next month. Three of New Zealand’s leading opera singers are performing a programme of glorious music from opera, operetta and musical theatre against a background of stunning natural views. Following […]

Whale Antics

Passengers on Black Cat Cruises harbour cruise on Akaroa Harbour this afternoon were treated with amazing views of a breaching Humpback Whale. On route north from the Antarctica to warmer tropical waters Humpback whales are easy to identify and are well known for their spectacular breaching and beautiful, complex songs. Black Cat Cruises Managing Director […]