Crowne Plaza is said to be the first global hotel network to install Tesla Destination Chargers at all of their properties across Australasia.
US aviation giant, American Airlines, and Australia’s Qantas have filed an application with US Department of Transportation seeking approval to form a joint business better serving customers flying between North America, Australia and New Zealand.
Emirates plans to launch a new daily service from Dubai to Auckland, New Zealand via the Bali, Indonesia, starting from June 14.
Following a multi-million dollar refurbishment at Cordis, Auckland, Hong Kong-based Langham Hospitality Group has announced fresh expansion plans that will make the hotel New Zealand’s largest, in terms of room count.
Scott Barber has been appointed as Travelport’s managing director for Australia and New Zealand.
Tourism New Zealand’s official visitor information network, i-SITE, released a Chinese version of its popular touring map, designed to support the 400,000 annual tourists arriving from China each year, with key targeted driver safety information.
Tourism Tasmania is holding its new trade event, TasTalk, in Hobart in late June, a two-day happening combining the previous Tasbound and Tassie Specialist Conference events to create a broader and more dynamic travel trade happening.
Auckland will welcome, what are described to be the world’s toughest sailors, in 2018, when the Volvo Ocean Race stops over in the region in February 2018.
The course overview for the revamped Pioneer Mountain Bike Stage Race to take place on November 25 – 30, 2018, has been revealed, now starting and finishing in Queenstown, with stop offs in Central Otago towns, Alexandra and Bannockburn taking place in between.