Global ice cream giant buys Tip Top

New Zealand dairy co-operative Fonterra has confirmed the sale of its Tip Top brand to global ice cream giant Froneri for $380 million. Word of the... Read More

More buyers, more markets, more TRENZ impact

TRENZ 2019 will begin on a high note in New Zealand’s original ‘birthplace of tourism,’ with a formal Pōwhiri at Ohinemutu and an... Read More

NZ Post rates to go up in July

The cost of sending a letter within New Zealand or internationally will change on July 1 2019. NZ Post says postal rate changes will contribute to... Read More

Rotorua airport returns take off

Rotorua Airport is flying high these days as it posts a positive performance. In its latest quarterly report, Rotorua Airport Limited indicates a rise... Read More

Rotorua’s authenticity on offer for TRENZ 2019

TRENZ 2019 host destination Rotorua has set out a sample platter of its best tourism offerings for over 600 delegates who are taking part in the TRENZ... Read More

Fruit picking industry scrambling

Jobless, retirees and backpackers are being encouraged to sign up to pick and pack the apple and kiwi harvests for the six to eight week season peak.... Read More

Contemporary jewellery comes into town

Te Kōputu a te Whanga a Toi – Whakatāne’s Library and Exhibition Centre – is delighted to present an exciting exhibition by Lyttelton-based... Read More

TRENZ attracts world’s travel & tourism buyers

New Zealand’s continuing popularity as a visitor destination is fuelling demand from overseas travel and tourism marketers wanting to come to TRENZ... Read More

Strike by technicians will affect surgeries

About 150 surgeries will be cancelled while Rotorua anaesthetic technicians are on a seven-day strike. Disagreement over rest breaks between shifts... Read More

Apumoana Marae thrives at national awards

The Apumoana Marae Charitable Trust did the Rotorua Lakes volunteer community proud at the Trustpower National Community Awards in Tauranga this weekend. Bob... Read More

Trust reaping the rewards of ‘savvy’ investments

Ngāti Whakaue iwi members are now reaping the rewards of savvy investment decisions made on their behalf, with $33,500 worth of grants just announced... Read More

Continuing a TRENZ

TRENZ returning to Rotorua in May this year. Regarded as NZ’s biggest annual trade show, TRENZ has used Rotorua as a venue several times. It... Read More

Rotorua to host GODZone in 2020

In 2020, Rotorua and the Bay of Plenty region, will become the first North Island area of New Zealand to host the world’s largest expedition adventure... Read More

Diversity the key to a full and vibrant CBD

Diversity is the key to a full and vibrant CBD in the face of changing business environments, Rotorua Mayor Steve Chadwick says. Rotorua’s 2018... Read More

Free business training programme for non-profits

Rotorua-based charities and non-profits are wanted to participate in a free 12-week business training programme to help set them up for long term success. The... Read More