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Conferences

Travel Agents

TravelManagers reveals annual conference destinations for 2020 and 2021

by Huntley Mitchell

This announcement is sure to have TravelManagers agents excited and Flight Centre agents a little jealous.

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Road & Rail

Tourism

Kiwi rail journey provider closes outdoor carriages due to dangerous selfies

Passengers’ risky behaviour in search of the ultimate selfie has forced the closure of some iconic train viewing platforms.

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Destinations

Tourism

Wholesalers

“Our purpose is ever more clear”: G Adventures’ Bruce Poon Tip reflects on Christchurch massacre

Messages of support have been flowing in from around the world in the wake of the Christchurch shooting. Read the heartfelt letter from G Adventures founder Bruce Poon Tip here.

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Aviation

Air New Zealand engineer among those killed in Friday’s Christchurch shooting

by Christian Fleetwood

Lilik Abdul Hamid, an aircraft maintenance engineer in Christchurch, was in the Deans Avenue Mosque at the time of the attacks.

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Aviation

What are the cheapest and most expensive flights from Australia?

Fancy a cheap getaway? Here’s where you’ll get the best bang for your buck. Plus, the flights you should avoid if you’re feeling budget savvy.

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Aviation

Virgin ups it’s Trans-Tasman services

Following its big break-up with Air New Zealand, the airline said it will be focusing on self-improvement and having some me-time. Just kidding, but they will be upping their services.

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Destinations

NZ open as usual folks!

by Amy Bryant

New Zealand rebounds from recent quakes and is ready to welcome back leisure and corporate travellers.

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Destinations

New Zealand Earthquake travel impact

by Daisy Melwani

A 7.5 magnitude earthquake has struck New Zealand’s South Island, leaving two dead and triggering aftershocks as far as the lower North Island, a tsunami scare and severe weather warnings in coastal regions.

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Destinations

Christchurch emerges stronger five years after devastating earthquake

It’s five years to the day since the city was shaken by a 6.3 magnitude earthquake which caused massive destruction.

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Destinations

Aftershocks rattle Christchurch post-quake

by AAP

The ‘Shaky Isles’ lives up to its name with more shaking than an Elvis convention! But will it scare off the tourists (the tremors, not Elvis)?

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Aviation

Christchurch Airport doubles profit

by Jonathan Underhill - AAP

Christchurch International Airport has more than doubled full-year profit and lifted dividends for the year.

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Hotels

NZ punches back with largest hotel

A sign of resurgence was symbolised with the official opening of the city’s largest hotel – the 264-room BreakFree on Cashel.

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