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A Matariki public holiday could cost almost $450m, according to figures obtained by ACT leader David Seymour.
It will give operators a uniquely NZ holiday experience to market to the world, says the Government.
PM Jacinda Ardern says if she is re-elected the mid-winter holiday will start in 2022.
A six-week winter festival celebrating the Māori new year is to take place in Hamilton this year after the city council approved $40,000 of event sponsorship funding.
The success of Wellington’s inaugural month-long celebration demonstrates the potential of Matariki to stimulate winter visitation and activity.
Wellington City Council will make Māori New Year, Matariki, a major civic festival in 2018 and will move its fireworks display from November to help celebrate it.