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Food, film, kites among Kāpiti event fund recipients
22 Jun 2022   /

Food, film, kites among Kāpiti event fund recipients

Kāpiti Coast District Council’s 2022 Major Event Fund has allocated $200,000 to six events this year.


Destination Marlborough secures $30k for travel trade promo
15 Jun 2022   /

Destination Marlborough secures $30k for travel trade promo

Destination Marlborough has received $30,000 for a one-off grant from Marlborough District Council.


$13m from culture, heritage fund open for applications
3 Jun 2022   /

$13m from culture, heritage fund open for applications

The 2022 round of the Regional Culture and Heritage Fund (RCHF) is open for applications, with up to $13m earmarked for capital projects at performing arts venues, art galleries, museums, whare taonga, mixed purpose art and museum centres, and other cultural institutions.


Govt’s $100m growth fund a boost for SMEs – business groups
20 May 2022   /

Govt’s $100m growth fund a boost for SMEs – business groups

Business groups have welcomed the government’s $100m Business Growth Fund, which plans to invest directly in small and medium-size companies seeking finance.


$6m up for grabs for green transport
2 May 2022   /

$6m up for grabs for green transport

Up to $6m funding is available for projects that will help to decarbonise New Zealand’s transport sector, as part of the government’s Low Energy Transport Fund.


Govt extends arts, culture event support
11 Apr 2022   /

Govt extends arts, culture event support

The government is extending the Arts and Culture Event Support Scheme to cover new and recurring events from 15 June 2022 to 31 January 2023.


Auckland’s Local Activation Fund and Discount Programme reopens
5 Apr 2022   /

Auckland’s Local Activation Fund and Discount Programme reopens

Auckland’s Local Activation Fund and Discount Programme has resumed following the recent government changes to the Covid-19 Protection Framework, particularly the removal of caps for outdoor gatherings.


STAPP legal threat operators “considering options” following report
1 Apr 2022   /

STAPP legal threat operators “considering options” following report

All New Zealanders need to be concerned about the “crazed lolly scramble” that was the STAPP, says an operator.


$1.7m Omaka funding a ‘catch-22’
28 Mar 2022   /

$1.7m Omaka funding a ‘catch-22’

The Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre in Marlborough will receive a $1.7m funding injection from Marlborough District Council, but there’s a ‘catch-22 situation’ attached, says the district’s mayor.


$200k up for grabs in Kāpiti Major Events Fund
22 Mar 2022   /

$200k up for grabs in Kāpiti Major Events Fund

The Kapiti Coast District Council has opened applications for the 2022 Major Events Fund for the region.


TIA calls for nationwide extension of govt kick-start fund
22 Mar 2022   /

TIA calls for nationwide extension of govt kick-start fund

The government’s $49m kick-start fund should be extended to regions beyond the South Island and include the rest of the motu, says TIA.


Hamilton launches 2022 major event fund
22 Mar 2022   /

Hamilton launches 2022 major event fund

The fund offered businesses $5,000 or more for high-profile events that promoted Hamilton and brought economic benefits to the city.


Sky Stadium granted $3m ahead of events resurgence
18 Mar 2022   /

Sky Stadium granted $3m ahead of events resurgence

Wellington City Council and Greater Wellington Regional Council will each provide Sky Stadium with a $1.5m grant to help it get through the current Omicron outbreak and prepare for an events resurgence following the opening of New Zealand borders.


Tourism’s $49m kick-start fund to open 1 April
17 Mar 2022   /

Tourism’s $49m kick-start fund to open 1 April

Operators in country’s five hardest-hit tourism regions, like those in Fox Glacier, will be able to access support of up to $50k.


Govt’s latest $250m support will help aviation recover – BARNZ
10 Mar 2022   /

Govt’s latest $250m support will help aviation recover – BARNZ

The funding brings government support close to $1bn for its Maintaining International Air Connectivity scheme.


Mackenzie to open second round of event funding
10 Mar 2022   /

Mackenzie to open second round of event funding

Applications for the second round of the Mackenzie Regional Events Fund will open on Friday 1 April.


Bayes to build coach with solar panels
25 Feb 2022   /

Bayes to build coach with solar panels

Coach tour services provider Bayes Coachlines is to build a passenger bus with solar panels providing up to 10% of its own power and designed to have greater range and less maintenance than other electric buses.


243 roles in $12m Jobs for Nature projects
15 Feb 2022   /

243 roles in $12m Jobs for Nature projects

The Government has allocated a further $12m to its Jobs for Nature programme, to be used for seven projects across the country.


Govt monitoring hard-hit sectors, won’t commit to more support
4 Feb 2022  

Govt monitoring hard-hit sectors, won’t commit to more support

The government is continuing to watch the impact of subdued activity in the tourism and hospitality sectors, given that some sectors are struggling at the red setting more than others.


Govt injects $120m into arts and culture events
2 Feb 2022   / /

Govt injects $120m into arts and culture events

The government will provide more support for events through expanding the amount of money and eligibility timeframes for key funding schemes.


Final round of Southern Lakes Regional Events Fund opens
18 Jan 2022   /

Final round of Southern Lakes Regional Events Fund opens

Applications for the third and final round of the Southern Lakes Regional Events Fund are now open for events held May 2022 to February 2023.


Air NZ secures another $500m, govt support tops $2bn
14 Dec 2021   /

Air NZ secures another $500m, govt support tops $2bn

Air New Zealand has secured another $500m from the government bringing its total taxpayer support to $2bn.


13 Great Rides secure $850k funding
2 Dec 2021   /

13 Great Rides secure $850k funding

Thirteen Great Rides from the Far North to Central Otago have secured $850,000 from the New Zealand Cycle Trails Fund. The new investment would keep the best of New Zealand’s cycle MORE »


Pasifika events secure $6.7m from initiative
24 Nov 2021   /

Pasifika events secure $6.7m from initiative

Nineteen events have secured a total of $6.7m from the government’s Pasifika Festivals Initiative.


Govt funding for tourism tops $500m, just under half yet to be paid
4 Nov 2021   /

Govt funding for tourism tops $500m, just under half yet to be paid

Kānoa has approved 100 tourism-related projects with $408m committed.


Tairāwhiti funds trails development, food festival
15 Oct 2021   /

Tairāwhiti funds trails development, food festival

Tairāwhiti trails and a food festival have secured funding from Trust Tairāwhiti.


Cycle trails to share $650k for repairs
4 Oct 2021   /

Cycle trails to share $650k for repairs

Cycle trails on four of New Zealand’s Great Rides will share just under $650,000 for repairs following extreme weather in June and July,


Govt provides another $195m support for aviation
1 Oct 2021   /

Govt provides another $195m support for aviation

The government has extended its support for the international aviation sector to help maintain international passenger services and trade connections.


Wellington Airport sets bond issue at $125m after strong demand
20 Sep 2021   /

Wellington Airport sets bond issue at $125m after strong demand

Wellington International Airport has set its latest bond issue size at $125m after strong demand from investors.


Northland, Dunedin to open event fund applications
15 Sep 2021   /

Northland, Dunedin to open event fund applications

Applications for the second round of funding for the Northland Regional Events Fund will open 1 October, and for the Dunedin Regional Events Fund on 4 October.


TECNZ to Nash: $115m needed to help tourism survive summer
7 Sep 2021   /

TECNZ to Nash: $115m needed to help tourism survive summer

The new funding for operators is needed in light of the latest lockdown and the likelihood of no international visitors over summer.


Wellington Airport mulls 10 year retail bond offer
7 Sep 2021   /

Wellington Airport mulls 10 year retail bond offer

Wellington International Airport Limited is considering making an offer of 10 year unsecured, unsubordinated, re-setting fixed rate bonds to New Zealand institutional and retail investors.


Agencies appointed to roll out $20m South Island tourism support
31 Aug 2021   /

Agencies appointed to roll out $20m South Island tourism support

New business support for tourism operators in five South Island regions can be accessed from this week, with specialist local agencies now appointed to deliver the scheme.


RTOs share $26.6m – ‘Big Five’ take $1.5m apiece
17 Aug 2021   /

RTOs share $26.6m – ‘Big Five’ take $1.5m apiece

Regional Tourism New Zealand also secures $200k to help build capability within RTOs.


Council awards $80k to heritage applicants
17 Aug 2021   /

Council awards $80k to heritage applicants

Hamilton City Council has awarded $80,000 in grants from its Heritage Fund to provide financial assistance for the upkeep of sites recognised as representing Hamilton’s past.


Govt funding cut “major blow to heritage preservation”
12 Aug 2021   /

Govt funding cut “major blow to heritage preservation”

The end of the Heritage Earthquake Upgrade Incentive Programme is a “major blow to heritage preservation,” says Historic Places Aotearoa president James Blackburne.


Dunedin launches carbon initiative for operators
11 Aug 2021   /

Dunedin launches carbon initiative for operators

Dunedin Enterprise has launched a carbon measurement incentive scheme for tourism businesses to encourage uptake of sustainable tourism practices and achieve net carbon zero by 2030 in the city.


Southland, Fiordland events fund opens
3 Aug 2021  

Southland, Fiordland events fund opens

Great South has opened applications for round two of its Regional Events Fund


How RTOs can keep govt funds flowing – RTNZ’s Charlie Ives
30 Jul 2021   /

How RTOs can keep govt funds flowing – RTNZ’s Charlie Ives

One of the key challenges for RTOs is making sure government funding does not run out at the end of 2022.


New IVL investments unlikely while borders stay shut – report
27 Jul 2021   /

New IVL investments unlikely while borders stay shut – report

Revenue collected in the first year to June 2020 was $57.3m, approximately 30% lower than the forecasted revenue of $82m.


Hamilton opens $100k events fund
20 Jul 2021   /

Hamilton opens $100k events fund

Hamilton City Council has opened applications to its annual Community Event Fund.


Ministers roll into Queenstown bearing visa changes, TIFs
16 Jul 2021   /

Ministers roll into Queenstown bearing visa changes, TIFs

Like late night buses, you wait and wait and then get two at once.


TIF Round 5: $18m shared by 57 projects
16 Jul 2021   /

TIF Round 5: $18m shared by 57 projects

About $10m of the latest deployment is going to five regions hit hard by the lack of international tourists.


Govt to invest $1.3bn in KiwiRail
9 Jul 2021   /

Govt to invest $1.3bn in KiwiRail

The government will invest $1.3bn in KiwiRail over three years as part of the Rail Network Investment Programme.


Operators back SWDC’s tourism move to go it alone
5 Jul 2021   /

Operators back SWDC’s tourism move to go it alone

Tourism operators in South Waikato say they support leaving the region’s RTO and hope that forging their own path will lead to better outcomes.


Hamilton & Waikato Tourism suffers funding cut as council walks
2 Jul 2021   /

Hamilton & Waikato Tourism suffers funding cut as council walks

South Waikato District Council goes it alone claiming it doesn’t get good bang for buck.


New spring offerings as Ruapehu expands events line-up
1 Jul 2021   /

New spring offerings as Ruapehu expands events line-up

Visit Ruapehu hopes for more new events stemming from February funding round.


Hastings gets $5.5m boost for museum
1 Jul 2021   /

Hastings gets $5.5m boost for museum

The New Zealand Lotteries Commission has granted $5.47m funding for a museum storage facility in Hastings.


QLDC mulls $5.4m for new arts, cultural hub
30 Jun 2021   /

QLDC mulls $5.4m for new arts, cultural hub

Project to be worked on by council and the Te Atamira Trust, with funding part of ten year plan.


VR tourism platform in line for $30k funding
29 Jun 2021  

VR tourism platform in line for $30k funding

Public voting to close 12 July on TSB Bank kickstarter fund candidates.