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PGF invests $6.5m in Otago cycle trail
24 May 2019   /

PGF invests $6.5m in Otago cycle trail

The Clutha Gold Great Ride Cycle Trail will almost double in length thanks to the cash.


Gore museum, Whangarei’s camera obscura secure PGF cash
18 Apr 2019  

Gore museum, Whangarei’s camera obscura secure PGF cash

Gore’s Hokonui Moonshine Museum and a new Maruawai Heritage Centre at the Southland town have secured $1.6m from the Provincial Growth Fund.


Kaikohe tourism projects take lion’s share of new $2.8m PGF investment
19 Mar 2019   /

Kaikohe tourism projects take lion’s share of new $2.8m PGF investment

The government’s Provincial Growth Fund is ploughing a further $2.8m into Northland with tourism centred around the town of Kaikohe one of the main beneficiaries of the fresh investment.


Whangarei tourism projects secure $2m from PGF
15 Mar 2019  

Whangarei tourism projects secure $2m from PGF

The Riverside Hotel and entertainment precinct and a rolling ball clock have won funding.


PGF backs Far North’s Kupe Waka Centre with $4.6m investment
28 Feb 2019  

PGF backs Far North’s Kupe Waka Centre with $4.6m investment

Northland’s visitor economy has received another boost the latest $8.2m round of the government’s Provincial Growth Fund being ploughed into the Far North.


Third round of $100m TIF to open
26 Feb 2019   /

Third round of $100m TIF to open

The third round of the government’s $100m Tourism Infrastructure Fund will open for applications on 1 March.


Methven hot pools gets $7.5m loan from PGF
15 Feb 2019   /

Methven hot pools gets $7.5m loan from PGF

Methven’s proposed hot pools attraction has received a $7.5m loan from the government’s Provincial Growth Fund.


Māori Battalion Museum secures $14.5m from PGF
7 Feb 2019   /

Māori Battalion Museum secures $14.5m from PGF

The new attraction will be built at Waitangi Treaty Grounds, Northland.


$5m wharves, water transport upgrade earmarked for Kaipara
4 Feb 2019  

$5m wharves, water transport upgrade earmarked for Kaipara

The government plans upgrading Kaipara Harbour’s wharves and water transport options following a $20m PGF investment in the region. 


Shane Jones: The future of the $3bn PGF and its support for tourism
14 Jan 2019  

Shane Jones: The future of the $3bn PGF and its support for tourism

The fund will exist for as long as the coalition government is around and possibly even after that, says the minister.


Southland, Coromandel, Marlborough projects secure PGF support
19 Dec 2018   /

Southland, Coromandel, Marlborough projects secure PGF support

The expansion of Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre has been granted feasibility funding.


White Island tourism study gets $400k from PGF
14 Dec 2018  

White Island tourism study gets $400k from PGF

The funding is part of a $25m Provincial Growth Fund package for the Eastern Bay of Plenty.


Treasury, MBIE take opposing views on Tairawhiti tourism projects
13 Dec 2018  

Treasury, MBIE take opposing views on Tairawhiti tourism projects

Treasury and the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment took opposing views on whether two Tairawhiti tourism projects should receive almost $12m in Provincial Growth Fund support. 


Dolomite Point’s big $26m tourism redevelopment
30 Nov 2018   /

Dolomite Point’s big $26m tourism redevelopment

New visitor experiences and improved infrastructure will transform the already popular destination.


“Safe and sensitive” $5.7m Oparara development planned
30 Nov 2018   /

“Safe and sensitive” $5.7m Oparara development planned

West Coast visitor attraction Oparara Arches is in line for road and track access improvements as well as overhauled viewing areas following yesterday’s announcement of a $5.7m cash injection from the Provincial Growth Fund.


Williams Hotel Group secures $3.3m PGF loan
30 Nov 2018  

Williams Hotel Group secures $3.3m PGF loan

South Island hotel company, Williams Hotel Group, is the recipient of the $3.3m PGF loan announced by the government yesterday as part of an $87m boost for West Coast tourism.


West Coast tourism gets $87m PGF boost
29 Nov 2018  

West Coast tourism gets $87m PGF boost

The cash is going to KiwiRail and five other initiatives including a $26m redevelopment at Dolomite Point, Punakaiki.


KiwiRail’s TranzAlpine secures $40m from PGF
29 Nov 2018   /

KiwiRail’s TranzAlpine secures $40m from PGF

KiwiRail has secured another $40m from the Provincial Growth Fund, this time to invest in its TranzAlpine scenic train service.


Mountain bike park secures $490k from PGF
29 Nov 2018   /

Mountain bike park secures $490k from PGF

The Waitangi Mountain Bike Park in Northland is to receive $490,000 towards its completion from the Provincial Growth Fund.


KiwiRail to launch luxury offering after securing $40m from PGF
23 Nov 2018   /

KiwiRail to launch luxury offering after securing $40m from PGF

The operator will launch its first premium rail product on its Coastal Pacific service.


Tourist hotspot mb coverage to benefit from $40m PGF boost
16 Nov 2018   /

Tourist hotspot mb coverage to benefit from $40m PGF boost

There’s more funding for rolling out coverage at some of the country’s most Instagrammable hotspots.


PFG injects $460k into Manawatū-Whanganui aviation, tourism
16 Nov 2018   /

PFG injects $460k into Manawatū-Whanganui aviation, tourism

Most of the cash will go towards the first stage of an Advanced Aviation Hub at Whanganui Airport.


Eco-tourism boost in $2.2m tree planting plan
5 Nov 2018   /

Eco-tourism boost in $2.2m tree planting plan

Ecological tourism opportunities will be enhanced in the planting of 247,000 trees, says Shane Jones.


PGF pledges $1m for EDA capability improvements
23 Oct 2018  

PGF pledges $1m for EDA capability improvements

Regional Development Agencies are the latest beneficiary of the government’s provincial growth fund with almost $1m set to be ploughed into capability improvements.


PM announces $1.7m PGF boost for Waikato tourism, industry
5 Oct 2018  

PM announces $1.7m PGF boost for Waikato tourism, industry

PM Jacinda Ardern has announced PGF funding to help build a case for a new tourism hub at Matamata-Piako.


Chatham Islands secure $100K from PGF for airport study
1 Oct 2018   /

Chatham Islands secure $100K from PGF for airport study

The community-owned Chatham Islands Airport Company has secured $98,000 from the Provincial Growth Fund to complete a study and business case for a runway upgrade.


Big Moves in Rotorua as region secures $27m from PGF
25 Sep 2018  

Big Moves in Rotorua as region secures $27m from PGF

The funds will go towards the development of Rotorua Lakefront and Whakarewarewa Forest.


Airport, Mt Titirangi, Cooks Landing to get Tairawhiti PGF boost
7 Sep 2018  

Airport, Mt Titirangi, Cooks Landing to get Tairawhiti PGF boost

More than $13m has been earmarked for tourism projects in the Gisborne region to help attract more visitors.


National Aquarium nets $350K from PGF to unlock tourist potential
3 Sep 2018   /

National Aquarium nets $350K from PGF to unlock tourist potential

A $350,000 government funding boost has unlocked a crucial step towards the $51.3m redevelopment of Napier’s National Aquarium of New Zealand into a must-do tourist attraction.


PGF guide launched to unlock regional, private sector interest
3 Aug 2018  

PGF guide launched to unlock regional, private sector interest

The government has launched a new guide to the Provincial Growth Fund in an effort to provide the regions – and the private sector – with “greater clarity” on the $3bn scheme’s priorities.


KiwiRail: Time right to explore West Coast scenic service
20 Jul 2018   / /

KiwiRail: Time right to explore West Coast scenic service

The government has provided $250K from its PGF for a feasibility study into a new passenger rail service on the West Coast.


$820K PGF boost for Dunedin waterfront project
20 Jul 2018   /

$820K PGF boost for Dunedin waterfront project

Another $60K has been granted towards Otago’s economic development strategy.


Lakefront, forest development plans granted PGF cash
2 Jul 2018   /

Lakefront, forest development plans granted PGF cash

Rotorua Lake Council has been granted $811,625 from the PGF for two ‘Big Moves’ projects.


RAL: $10m PGF loan is not “corporate welfare”
18 Jun 2018   /

RAL: $10m PGF loan is not “corporate welfare”

Ruapehu Alpine Lifts has hit back at criticism its $10m loan from the PGF for a high-speed gondola at Whakapapa ski field is “corporate welfare”.


RAL secures $10m PGF loan for gondola
15 Jun 2018   /

RAL secures $10m PGF loan for gondola

The financing for RAL will go towards the building of a new $25m high-speed gondola on Whakapapa ski field.


Taranaki tourism wins big in latest $20m PGF round
9 Apr 2018  

Taranaki tourism wins big in latest $20m PGF round

A major new Taranaki tourism initiative is set to get off the ground following the latest deployment from the government’s $1bn Provincial Growth Fund.


$7m from PGF for Northland airport, wharves upgrades
16 Mar 2018   /

$7m from PGF for Northland airport, wharves upgrades

Bay of Islands Airport at Kerikeri is to receive $1.7m from the $1bn Provincial Growth Fund to help with an upgrade of its terminal.


Chen: $1bn PGF a “shot in the arm” for regional tourism
27 Feb 2018   / /

Chen: $1bn PGF a “shot in the arm” for regional tourism

The newly launched $1bn Provincial Growth Fund is a real “shot in the arm” for the regions being targeted, says the Tourism Export Council NZ.


RTOs welcome $12m funding, keen for more from $1bn PGF
26 Feb 2018   /

RTOs welcome $12m funding, keen for more from $1bn PGF

Regional tourism leaders have welcomed the government’s investment in developing new products and expect more to come from the $1bn Provincial Growth Fund in further rounds.   


Northland, Gisborne, West Coast tourism among first to benefit from $1bn PGF
23 Feb 2018   / / /

Northland, Gisborne, West Coast tourism among first to benefit from $1bn PGF

Tourism in Northland, Tairāwhiti-East Coast, Hawke’s Bay, Manawatū-Whanganui and the West Coast will be among the first beneficiaries of the first deployment from the $1bn Provincial Growth Fund.