Destinations

Tourism New Zealand trolls Australia in new ad featuring Jacinda Ardern

New Zealand has weighed in on the debate as to whether they do, in fact, do Australia better than Australia, and the proof is in the pav.

Tourism New Zealand today responded to a proposed merger, that would see Aussies and their Kiwi cousins unite to form a new nation – New Australia-Land.

Developed by Tourism New Zealand, 100% Pure New Australia-Land is a website that brings together all the best parts of New Australia-Land but with a cheeky twist.

Tourism New Zealand General Manager Andrew Waddel said: “We felt the people of New Zealand needed to respond to such a proposition, so we packaged all of the best bits of New Australia-Land into one place.

“They all just happen to be in New Zealand.”

100% Pure New Australia-Land features just some of the world class experiences available in New Zealand, from trekking through thousand year old glaciers to enjoying one of the hundreds of locally brewed craft beers to securing front row seats at a light show like no other.

“There is no limit to what you can experience when you make the trip across the ditch, which for our friends on the eastern seaboard is as quick as two movies and a meal,” Waddel added.

 

Air New Zealand has also dished up a limited time offer so Aussies can experience all that New Australia-Land has to offer.

Visit the website now at www.newaustralialand.com.au

SEE WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING

Leave a Reply

Wholesalers

Aussie wholesaler expands to New Zealand

Staff at an Aussie wholesaler are beginning to work phrases like “choice bro”, “sweet as” and “chur” into their vocabulary upon receipt of this news.

Share

CommentComments

Cruise

Coronavirus: Diamond Princess passengers die, as two evacuated Aussies test positive

The coronavirus outbreak continues to wreak havoc on the travel industry, prompting the federal government to extend its travel ban for another week.

Share

CommentComments

Aviation

Sydney Airport CEO pleased with “resilient” full-year results

by Huntley Mitchell

Geoff Culbert has remained upbeat about the company’s full-year results against what he says were “some of the toughest trading conditions we’ve seen since the financial crisis”.

Share

CommentComments

Tourism

Experience Co. swings to $7.1 million first-half loss

by Huntley Mitchell

The ASX-listed company has fallen into the red in the first half of the 2020 financial year, with “unfavourable” weather conditions partly to blame.

Share

CommentComments

Hotels

Daredevil completes heart-stopping tightrope walk above Hawaiian hotel

A world-renown high-wire walker has made history by completing a tightrope walk between two hotel towers 15 storeys up.

Share

CommentComments

Aviation

JAL celebrates two years of Melbourne-Tokyo route by issuing snowboards as boarding passes

Aussie snowboarders looking to shred the slopes of Japan this snow season now have another reason to book their trip.

Share

CommentComments

Travel Agents

Agent Wrap: Visit USA Expo wraps up, Uniworld’s Night of Nights, Silversea rewards agents + MORE!

Get a load of all the smiling faces featured in this week’s Agent Wrap! You’ll be smiling too when you see all the deals and famil offers.

Share

CommentComments

Technology

Webjet and Cover-More form new travel insurance partnership

In other news, Travel Weekly’s editor and deputy editor are currently forming a formidable partnership at the crease in the office cricket tournament.

Share

CommentComments

Tourism

Flavour of the Week: SIA’s senior management changes, Accor’s new comms director + MORE!

This week’s flavour is tangy with a hint of fresh industry appointments. Or maybe that’s just the salt and vinegar chips Travel Weekly’s editor was eating while he proofread this article.

Share

CommentComments

Destinations

Influencer visits IKEA store, fools followers into thinking she’s in Bali

This savvy influencer somehow convinced her followers she was in Indonesia when, in reality, she just took a trip to her local furniture store.

Share

CommentComments

Wholesalers

ACCESS DENIED: Excite’s booking platform is now closed

by Huntley Mitchell

Were you planning on retrieving some booking info from Excite Holidays’ platform? Well, unfortunately you’ve left it too late.

Share

CommentComments

Road & Rail

Road & Rail Wrap: DriveAway’s new call centre, Amtrak Vacations sale + MORE!

Yes, it’s our weekly dose of news covering all things on the railway tracks and on the road. We’ve even gone off-road for this wrap!

Share

CommentComments