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Kiwi agents and travellers to be reimbursed under new government scheme

Jacinda Ardern and her team are looking after New Zealand’s agents and travellers with a brill new scheme. Over to you, ScoMo.

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Tourism New Zealand shares messages of inspiration in new agent-focused campaign

Here’s a new marketing campaign from the Land of the Long White Cloud that’s specifically targeting all you agents out there. Sadly though, there’s no appearance by the hilarious Rhys Darby.

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Air New Zealand swings to $416m loss, but domestic green shoots emerge

by Huntley Mitchell

As the headline suggests, it’s not all bad news for Air New Zealand. But it is mostly bad.

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Russia approves controversial COVID-19 vaccine

by Christian Fleetwood

It’s a monumental achievement – one that could mean international travel is closer than ever before, right? Well, we wouldn’t recommend holding your breath.

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Auckland Airport’s international terminal to be split in two ahead of Cook Islands travel ‘bubble’

by Christian Fleetwood

The proposed travel ‘bubble’ between New Zealand and the Cook Islands has taken a giant leap forward, as Australia watches on with envy.

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Trans-Tasman travel bubble “will be on the backburner for some time”, says Ardern

The likelihood of travel between Australia and New Zealand taking off in 2020 has been further dashed by the Kiwi PM.

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Trans-Tasman travel ‘bubble’ could get green light without Victoria: Birmingham

The federal government is prepared to proceed without Victoria to try to kickstart the trans-Tasman ‘bubble’ this year, according to Birmo.

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Tourism New Zealand turns country into super-cool video game

Do you have clients who are obsessed with the Land of the Long White Cloud and are always boasting about their video gaming heroics? Let them nerd out even more with this.

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Trafalgar launches 17 new Aussie and NZ trips

Tell your clients to pack their swags, because Trafalgar has released its Australia and New Zealand domestic program for 2021. Well, the accommodation will be more upscale than a swag, but you get the picture.

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Cook Islands reckons travel ‘bubble’ with New Zealand could kick off “within a week”

The Cook Islands could establish a travel ‘bubble’ with New Zealand before Australia, according to its Deputy Prime Minister. However, his confidence isn’t exactly being reciprocated by Ardern.

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Trans-Tasman travel bubble could start with ‘safe’ Australian states, says Ardern

by Christian Fleetwood

In very welcome news, New Zealand’s PM says her government is willing to open the trans-Tasman travel ‘bubble’ to individual Australian states.

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European Union’s visitor ‘safe list’ includes Aussie travellers

While it’s a good sign that Australia made the EU’s ‘safe list’, it doesn’t exactly mean your clients can toddle off to France or Spain.

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