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$19m funding ‘shot in the arm’ for Auckland, Northland – Goff
11 Sep 2020   /

$19m funding ‘shot in the arm’ for Auckland, Northland – Goff

The $19m support for Auckland and Northland from the Government’s Regional Events Fund was a welcome “shot in the arm”, says Auckland mayor Phil Goff.


DOC grant funds Taranaki tracks and traps
10 Sep 2020   /

DOC grant funds Taranaki tracks and traps

Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Mutunga has gained a $48,144 grant for a range of work in the Taramoukou Conservation Area in the northern Taranaki.    


Govt injects $7.6m into Predator Free Wellington
9 Sep 2020   /

Govt injects $7.6m into Predator Free Wellington

The investment would create 42 new jobs and enable native plants and wildlife to thrive in Wellington.


Historic pā secures $8.5m from PGF
8 Sep 2020   /

Historic pā secures $8.5m from PGF

The Government will invest $8.5m to restore a historic reserve at Ruapekapeka Pā in the Far North.


$20m boost for Golden Bay port revamp
4 Sep 2020   /

$20m boost for Golden Bay port revamp

The Government will invest up to $20m to redevelop Golden Bay’s Port Tarakohe.


$10m Domestic Events Fund deployment “great relief” – NZEA
2 Sep 2020   /

$10m Domestic Events Fund deployment “great relief” – NZEA

Among the 200 events supported are Conventions & Incentives New Zealand’s MEETINGS


Govt launches $12m fund for Pasifika events
31 Aug 2020   /

Govt launches $12m fund for Pasifika events

The Government has launched its Pasifika Festivals Initiative, which will provide funds to help Pasifika events recover from the impact of Covid-19.


Otago touring route secures EV funding
27 Aug 2020   /

Otago touring route secures EV funding

The Central Otago Touring Route has won $76,500 in funding from the Government’s Low Emission Vehicles Contestable Fund.


Ruapehu secures $8m to help with tourism loss
20 Aug 2020   /

Ruapehu secures $8m to help with tourism loss

Ruapehu District Council will receive $7.78m in Government funding to jump-start its Housing Options programme.


New art initiative for West Coast
20 Aug 2020   /

New art initiative for West Coast

A new series of art awards has been created for the West Coast after more than $40,000 of funding from Creative New Zealand.


Govt invests $8.2m in Kōpū marine precinct
13 Aug 2020   /

Govt invests $8.2m in Kōpū marine precinct

The project would see Kōpū developed as a centre of marine servicing operations across the Hauraki Gulf, and act as a connection for water-based tourism opportunities and a growing aquaculture industry.


Govt to invest $34m to restore East Coast forest
12 Aug 2020   /

Govt to invest $34m to restore East Coast forest

The funding, over four years, was part of the Government’s $1.3bn Jobs for Nature programme.


Far North tourist hotspots secure $9m funding
10 Aug 2020   /

Far North tourist hotspots secure $9m funding

Popular holiday destination Mangonui has been granted $6.5m for improvements.


Marlborough library, art gallery project gets go ahead
7 Aug 2020   /

Marlborough library, art gallery project gets go ahead

The construction of the new Marlborough District Library and Art Gallery in Blenheim will go ahead after approval from the Marlborough District Council.


‘Shovel ready’ Wellington cathedral restoration secures $8.5m
6 Aug 2020   /

‘Shovel ready’ Wellington cathedral restoration secures $8.5m

The $16m restoration of Wellington’s Metropolitan Cathedral of the Sacred Heart is underway thanks to an $8.5m contribution from the Government’s ‘shovel ready’ infrastructure fund.


Kiwi attraction secures $2m for redevelopment
4 Aug 2020   /

Kiwi attraction secures $2m for redevelopment

The Government has granted $2m for development work at the Otorohanga Kiwi House in South Waikato.


Which operators are “strategic assets”? Here are 51 of them
1 Aug 2020   /

Which operators are “strategic assets”? Here are 51 of them

From large aquariums to cycle rentals, both well-known and relatively obscure businesses have secured STAPP support.


Floating helipad, cycleway in $8m Paihia plans
31 Jul 2020   /

Floating helipad, cycleway in $8m Paihia plans

The revamp includes a marine education zone, commercial buildings, and bus terminus.


Lower Hutt secures $27m for pool
31 Jul 2020  

Lower Hutt secures $27m for pool

The rebuild will create and support more than 200 local jobs and unlock massive local economic benefits.


$20m for RTOs – here’s how they will spend it
29 Jul 2020   /

$20m for RTOs – here’s how they will spend it

While some are plugging budget gaps, others are expanding their workloads.


RTOs get their share of $20m Govt funding
28 Jul 2020   /

RTOs get their share of $20m Govt funding

Five agencies receive the maximum $1m each to support their destination marketing and management work.


Far North cycle trail, sculptures secure $7m funding
28 Jul 2020   /

Far North cycle trail, sculptures secure $7m funding

The new shared path will connect Ahipara, Kaitaia, 90 Mile Beach and Cape Reinga.


Tourism projects secure $120m in Govt funding
27 Jul 2020   /

Tourism projects secure $120m in Govt funding

Tourism projects across the country last week shared funding totalling around $120m as the government continues its efforts to stimulate regional economies and improve tourism infrastructure across the country.


$37m cycleway extension gets green light in $220m plan
20 Jul 2020   /

$37m cycleway extension gets green light in $220m plan

The funding is part of a wider $220m cycleway package and a $182m investment from the Government into four transport projects around the Auckland region.


Govt cash unlocks $17m airport upgrade
16 Jul 2020   /

Govt cash unlocks $17m airport upgrade

The $10m Hoods Aerodrome investment follows recent Government aviation funding for Hawke’s Bay and Hokitika.


Govt earmarks $10m for non-Qualmark tourism operator support
15 Jul 2020   /

Govt earmarks $10m for non-Qualmark tourism operator support

Small and medium tourism operators are set to receive $10m of business support via the Regional Business Partner programme as they seek to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic.


Hawke’s Bay Airport secures $9m for development
14 Jul 2020   /

Hawke’s Bay Airport secures $9m for development

The Govt is providing a $4.5m, two-year loan for the completion of the terminal.


Cultural attraction secures $3m development funding
10 Jul 2020   /

Cultural attraction secures $3m development funding

Northland tourism receives another boost with more money for Whangārei’s Hihiaua Cultural Centre.


Buller to receive almost $3m for post-Covid 19 rebuild
8 Jul 2020   /

Buller to receive almost $3m for post-Covid 19 rebuild

The Government will invest nearly $3m into the Buller District Council to kick start the post-Covid 19 rebuild.


Some projects delayed but $11m for visitor attractions – HCC
7 Jul 2020   /

Some projects delayed but $11m for visitor attractions – HCC

Hamilton City Council has delayed an extension to its Victoria on the River boardwalk and an upgrade to the city’s Transport Centre because of Covid-19.


Gallery receives $12m boost from infrastructure fund
6 Jul 2020   /

Gallery receives $12m boost from infrastructure fund

An additional $12m has been allocated to Whanganui’s Sarjeant Gallery redevelopment project from a Government infrastructure fund created in response to Covid-19.


ATEED welcomes Govt’s $230m screen sector support
3 Jul 2020   /

ATEED welcomes Govt’s $230m screen sector support

The $230m support package for the screen sector will provide a significant boost to Auckland’s screen industry, says ATEED.


Govt launches $10m Domestic Events Fund
2 Jul 2020   /

Govt launches $10m Domestic Events Fund

The new $10m Domestic Events Fund aims to help save jobs and protect incomes as New Zealand’s event sector recovers from the impacts of Covid-19.


Tourism projects benefit in new infrastructure spend
2 Jul 2020   /

Tourism projects benefit in new infrastructure spend

A coastal pathway, art gallery and regional rejuvenation projects will be funded from the $3bn programme.


Gallery: Ardern, Davis visit Cardrona, Queenstown
29 Jun 2020   /

Gallery: Ardern, Davis visit Cardrona, Queenstown

Prime minister Jacinda Ardern and tourism minister Kelvin Davis visited the Queenstown Lakes District on Friday spending the morning at Wayfare’s Cardrona Alpine Resort, near Wanaka, before a tour in the afternoon of its TSS Earnslaw steamer boat in Queenstown.


QLDC cuts funding as tourism income falls by $10m
23 Jun 2020   /

QLDC cuts funding as tourism income falls by $10m

The council will take $445k from its tourism promotion budget, meaning less money for the region’s destination marketing bodies.


Govt windfall saves jobs – Destination Wairarapa’s Nielson
18 Jun 2020   /

Govt windfall saves jobs – Destination Wairarapa’s Nielson

“This funding was completely unexpected. It was not talked about or anticipated at all that it would come to the RTOs.”


Last day for operators to apply for STAPP
18 Jun 2020   /

Last day for operators to apply for STAPP

Operators have until 5pm today to get their applications in for support from the Strategic Tourism Assets Protection Programme.


Ōpōtiki secures $4.5m for cycleways, footpaths, horse trails
16 Jun 2020   /

Ōpōtiki secures $4.5m for cycleways, footpaths, horse trails

Ōpōtiki will receive almost $4.5m for new footpaths, cycleway extensions and to improve horse trails in the district.


Nearly 500 tourism businesses seek transition support – Qualmark
12 Jun 2020   /

Nearly 500 tourism businesses seek transition support – Qualmark

So far 483 business had signed up for programme.


RTOs line up for Govt’s $20m funding
9 Jun 2020   /

RTOs line up for Govt’s $20m funding

The Government’s $20.2m cash injection for New Zealand’s regional tourism organisations will play a pivotal role in the sector’s rebuild.


National proposes $100m Tourism Accelerator
8 Jun 2020   /

National proposes $100m Tourism Accelerator

The money would be allocated over four years for new tourism products and would require 30% co-investment.


Canterbury Museum $195m revamp plan
8 Jun 2020   /

Canterbury Museum $195m revamp plan

Canterbury Museum director Anthony Wright says a proposed $195m redevelopment is needed to protect the historic buildings and collections.


$4m Govt support for Discover Waitomo 50% loan
5 Jun 2020   /

$4m Govt support for Discover Waitomo 50% loan

Around 50 strategic tourism businesses are expected to be supported through the $400m Tourism Response Fund.


…but it comes too late to save some RTO jobs, i-SITEs
5 Jun 2020   /

…but it comes too late to save some RTO jobs, i-SITEs

Regional tourism organisations under budget pressure have welcomed the new $20.2m funding from the Government but it came too late to save the job cuts announced in the past week.


Backpackers secures funding from council for ‘escape room’
5 Jun 2020   /

Backpackers secures funding from council for ‘escape room’

Napier backpackers Archie’s Bunker has secured funding from the Napier City Council to turn part of its building into an ‘escape room’ in a bid to attract visitors.


Tourism sector to learn details of $400m fund tomorrow – Davis
3 Jun 2020   /

Tourism sector to learn details of $400m fund tomorrow – Davis

Tourism minister Kelvin Davis says businesses will learn more tomorrow afternoon about the targeting of $400m allocated to the sector.


MBIE’s $600m+ tourism funds detailed
2 Jun 2020   /

MBIE’s $600m+ tourism funds detailed

With its tourism-related funds under management almost tripling, where is MBIE putting the cash?


Small RTOs at risk of being lost – Tourism Waitaki’s Munro
28 May 2020   /

Small RTOs at risk of being lost – Tourism Waitaki’s Munro

Smaller regional tourism organisations are at risk of being lost because their current destination funding model is inadequate, says Tourism Waitaki general manager Margaret Munro.


Kāpiti Coast seeks PGF funding for $4m island gateway
12 May 2020   /

Kāpiti Coast seeks PGF funding for $4m island gateway

Kāpiti Coast Council is considering putting forward a funding application to the Provincial Growth Fund for the Kāpiti Island Gateway Building.