Patea Maori Club to perform in China
(Xinhua) WELLINGTON, New Zealand – New Zealand’s indigenous Maori tourism industry is to send its largest ever delegation abroad to a major Chinese travel expo next month as it looks to China to boost the industry’s fortunes. The 16-strong delegation would include ...Continue Reading...
Polynesian Spa, Rotorua
With a noticeable chill in the air, winter has arrived and the team at Polynesian Spa are ready to combat the winter blues! So come in for a hot dip and keep warm with Polynesian Spa! Polynesian Spa July Blog In this month’s Polynesian Spa blog post, we are talking about the benefits of ...Continue Reading...
Ngati Toa whanau needed as Ka Mate hosts
Ngati Toa is looking for people to work as the face of Ngati Toa Rangatira and Te Papa as part of the Ka Mate programme running at Te Papa from Monday 5 September to Friday 21 October. Ngati Toa will consider applications for both full and part time work. We are looking for people who: [...]Continue Reading...
Toi Toi Ohope
Toi Toi has an intimate dining area which flows into modern airy bar where patrons can relax on leather couches, sit at cafe tables or prop themselves up on bar leaners. Two wall mounted plasma television screens ensure they will never miss their favourite sports team/person in action. Toi Toi ...Continue Reading...
Multi-million dollar development gets green light (Rainbow Springs)
One of New Zealand’s favourite tourist attractions, Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park in Rotorua, is about to embark on a multi-million dollar project that will change the face of the park. Work is due to begin within the next month on ‘Project Big Splash’, a high-tech water ...Continue Reading...
Wetini Ngatai’s “Snooze Cube” makes world debut at Dubai Airport
TangataWhenua.com has just heard that Rotorua’s Wetini Mitai Ngatai, along with business partner Larry Swann are about to debut their world class Snooze Cube’s at Dubai Airport in April! The cubes are designed to meet all types of traveler needs. Business travelers are catered for ...Continue Reading...
20 places available for Waikato Tanui members in Hotel industry
Please share this paanui with those members of your Marae who might be eligible / interested. Waikato Tainui, in association with ACCOR and the Ministry of Social Development are seeking 20 people for an amazing opportunity to begin a career in the Hotel industry. You must be registered or ...Continue Reading...
Maori businesses help out tourists
Gotta love those those good news, chur mai Maori. (Source | The Stuff) Maori tourism operators have pitched in to help British tourists who lost cash and passports in a robbery in Whangarei. Police said the tourists were shaken and shocked after three teenagers grabbed a bag containing a large ...Continue Reading...
Nothing Maori, nothing unique in NZ tourism campaign
The Maori Party says it is a shame that Tourism New Zealand has overlooked the Maori culture in its latest marketing campaign to lure international visitors. The Maori people, our culture and language is what makes Aotearoa New Zealand unique – you will not find it anywhere else on earth yet we ...Continue Reading...
- Remembering the 150th anniversary of the Battle of O-Rakau (+links)
- Parihaka leg-irons withdrawn after public outcry
- Kainga Tupu Maori Art Exhibition Opening, Melbourne, Friday 4th April, 7pm
- Treasure Rotorua campaign aims for Koutu to be ‘as safe as houses’
- Romiromi Health Clinic this March at Kuirau Marae, Rotorua
- BIG BREAK: our search for the writer of New Zealand’s next great movie