Media releases about travel and tourism.

24 March 2014

Domestic tourism co-operation needed to align for growth

More co-ordination and stronger co-operation between regions is needed to develop New Zealand’s domestic tourism potential and boost profits for operators.

7 March 2014

New Zealand’s most loved beach – vote on the final three

With close to half a million votes and more than 35,000 participants, New Zealand’s most loved beach is close to being selected.

17 February 2014

Kiwis reveal their billion dollar travel agendas

Kiwis are revealing just how far they travel from home within their own country in a new survey that also explains what they think of the places they visit.

10 February 2014

Which is New Zealand’s most loved beach?

We’re blessed with hundreds of stunning beaches in New Zealand but which is the best? Over the next four weeks, the AA is asking Kiwis to decide just which beach is most loved.

28 November 2013

AA builds on domestic tourism knowledge base

Home-grown visitors are the lifeblood of New Zealand’s travel industry, but little is done to co-ordinate domestic tourism growth.

7 November 2013

Global opportunity for Bookabach

New Zealand bach owners and property managers have the opportunity to lay down a welcome mat to the world following a deal which sees leading global online holiday rental marketplace HomeAway, Inc. strengthening its position in the market.

26 September 2013

AA challenges domestic tourism operators to join forces for growth

The AA says participants in New Zealand’s $10 billion domestic tourism sector need to band together in order to develop their sector and maximise their capacity.

5 July 2013

Award winning hospitality at Himatangi Beach Holiday Park

Exceptional service has earned Himatangi Beach Holiday Park owners the 2013 AA Spirit of Hospitality Award for Excellence in Holiday Parks.

2 July 2013

Weekend getaways easier than you think

Kiwis need to be more spontaneous and use more of their weekend time for adventure.

25 November 2012

Hanmer Springs #1 on AA Tourism's 101 list

Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa has been confirmed as New Zealand’s favourite ‘Must-Do’ according to AA Tourism’s iconic survey released today.

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