Jan
31

Four Points by Sheraton Auckland to Fill 100 Positions

posted on January 31st 2018 in Four Points by Sheraton Auckland with 0 Comments

Four Points by Sheraton Auckland, part of Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) has announced that it will be holding a recruitment open day in Auckland on 8 February from 12-7pm to fill 100 positions. The 4.5 star hotel will be recruiting for positions across all levels and in all departments, including housekeeping, food and beverage, chefs […]

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Nov
30

Rainbow’s End Appoints New CEO

posted on November 30th 2017 in Rainbow's End with 0 Comments

The Rainbow’s End Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Karen Crabb to the position of CEO, following the resignation of Chris Deere in August. Karen joins Rainbow’s End from Lion where she has held a number of senior executive roles. The Board is delighted to have appointed a CEO with Karen’s […]

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Aug
09

Ahoy me hearties! Rainbow’s End Pirate Ship Retires

posted on August 9th 2017 in Rainbow's End with 0 Comments

After 34 years, the Pirate Ship at Rainbow’s End will swing its last swing on Saturday 19th August to make way for a new development planned for late 2018. “The Pirate Ship holds fond memories for many New Zealanders. It’s been a ride that parents have brought their children back to experience years later so […]

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Mar
31

Waitomo to Host New Zealand’s Largest Trail Run

posted on March 31st 2017 in NZ Trail Runs with 0 Comments

Organisers of the Waitomo Trail Run are positively glowing as the event’s popularity has soared in its second year to become the largest trail run in New Zealand. On Saturday 29 April, more than 3300 runners and walkers will experience an opportunity of a lifetime as they traverse one of the most unique geological lines […]

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Feb
22

Kiwi Experience Passengers Return to Kaikoura

posted on February 22nd 2017 in Tourism Holdings with 0 Comments

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Kiwi Experience, New Zealand’s largest youth travel bus network, is sending backpackers back to Kaikoura, just weeks after a magnitude 7.8 earthquake rocked the tourist destination and the company successfully airlifted a bus load of passengers out of the area. Kiwi Experience General Manager, Ben Lane explained: “Since the November earthquake, we have been looking […]

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Dec
16

Buy Experiences, Not Things, Says Rainbow’s End

posted on December 16th 2016 in Rainbow's End with 0 Comments

According to Rainbow’s End, Kiwis would be happier if they purchased experiences instead of things this Christmas. It might sound like flagrant promotion from the theme park, but recent research backs up the claim and suggests we all would be happier doing things rather than having things. A study conducted by San Francisco University found […]

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Nov
10

NZ Fine Touring Group Buys Discover NZ & Thrifty Tours NZ

posted on November 10th 2016 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

One of the country’s largest and fastest growing tourism businesses, The New Zealand Fine Touring Group, has purchased Discover New Zealand, and Thrifty Tours New Zealand, to capitalise on an ever-increasing boom in tourists. New Zealand Fine Touring Group specialises in the bespoke touring sector, currently operating seven different retail and wholesale brands. The company […]

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Oct
30

Kiwis Craving a Spontaneous Romantic Getaway this spring

posted on October 30th 2016 in Salt & Pepper PR & Sudima Hotels with 0 Comments

According to a survey run by Sudima Hotels, more than three-quarters of Kiwis are hoping their partners will surprise them with a getaway this spring. Almost 90 percent said that spontaneous holidays are romantic, and 93 percent revealed that they would be pleased if their significant other whisked them away on a trip. Forty-four percent […]

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