Tourism funding for Rotorua

Rotorua Lakes Council will be receiving $293,056 from Government in the third round of funding from the Tourism Infrastructure Fund - TIF, announced... Read More

Proposal to encourage CBD investment considered

Rates relief may be investigated as a potential incentive to encourage investment in the inner city as part of the next phase of revitalising Rotorua’s... Read More

Rotorua’s boom and gloom …

The industrial market in Rotorua has been rated “extremely buoyant”. Telfer Young, the respected valuer, has issued figures in a series... Read More

Rotorua plumbing apprentice wins national award

Rotorua-based plumbing apprentice Dave Hodgson has won a Plumbing World Scholarship at the national New Zealand Plumbing awards, held on Friday May 31... Read More

Texas Chicken launches home delivery in Rotorua

Texas Chicken has launched home delivery in Rotorua. Texas Chicken has partnered with Deliver Eats, a Rotorua food delivery company, to get its famous... Read More

Evolve Rotorua: ‘time for a new voice in town’

“Shaping Rotorua’s Future” is the tag-line of Evolve Rotorua, a new group created this week by a number of prominent and emerging local... Read More

First wave of automatic tax refunds to be released

More than 2.5 million New Zealanders will receive their first ever automatic tax assessment over the next two months with the first batch going out today. From... Read More

Tourism industry launches NZer careers package

A three-year package of initiatives designed to attract New Zealanders to tourism careers has been launched at TRENZ 2019 in Rotorua this week. Along... Read More

NZ tourism industry increases focus on sustainable

Sustainability – of our communities, our environment, our economy and our visitors – has been placed firmly at the heart of the New Zealand... Read More

Global ice cream giant buys Tip Top

New Zealand dairy co-operative Fonterra has confirmed the sale of its Tip Top brand to global ice cream giant Froneri for $380 million. Word of the... Read More

More buyers, more markets, more TRENZ impact

TRENZ 2019 will begin on a high note in New Zealand’s original ‘birthplace of tourism,’ with a formal Pōwhiri at Ohinemutu and an... Read More

NZ Post rates to go up in July

The cost of sending a letter within New Zealand or internationally will change on July 1 2019. NZ Post says postal rate changes will contribute to... Read More

Rotorua airport returns take off

Rotorua Airport is flying high these days as it posts a positive performance. In its latest quarterly report, Rotorua Airport Limited indicates a rise... Read More

Rotorua’s authenticity on offer for TRENZ 2019

TRENZ 2019 host destination Rotorua has set out a sample platter of its best tourism offerings for over 600 delegates who are taking part in the TRENZ... Read More

Fruit picking industry scrambling

Jobless, retirees and backpackers are being encouraged to sign up to pick and pack the apple and kiwi harvests for the six to eight week season peak.... Read More