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June 12, 2019

Paparoa Track bookings open today

Great Walks 2019/20 bookings are now open, including the new Paparoa Track.
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May 31, 2019

Using a drone on the West Coast of New Zealand

If you visit the West Coast of New Zealand, your drone will definitely be put to good use. There are specific requirements for drone flights in the region that you need to know.
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May 30, 2019

Franz Glacier Vehicle Access Reopens

The Department of Conservation has reopened access to the Franz Josef Glacier Valley.
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May 20, 2019

How to capture and preserve your favourite Greymouth memories

Tips on how to capture and preserve your travel memories from Greymouth.
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May 9, 2019

Big regional differences in how Kiwis view tourism

New Zealanders’ attitudes towards tourism depend enormously on where they live, according to the latest Mood of the Nation research.
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May 2, 2019

Overnight closures for Waiho Bridge from Sunday night

South Westland’s Waiho/Waiau Bailey bridge work continues, overnight closures from Sunday 5 May 2019.
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April 24, 2019

Restricted shop trading hours on Anzac Day

On Anzac Day, Thursday 25 April, all shops will be closed until 1pm.
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April 17, 2019

Plan ahead for a safe enjoyable Easter holiday around the South Island

We want everyone to arrive safely at their destination these Easter holidays, so plan ahead and take regular breaks – that is the message from the NZ Transport Agency and the Police.
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April 15, 2019

Older heads lead way in double header cycling weekend

Older experienced heads led the way at the weekend’s double header rounds of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series in Hokitika.
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April 12, 2019

Waiho River Bailey bridge opening 13 April

South Westland’s Waiho River Bailey bridge will reopen to traffic around midday on Saturday, 13 April, says the NZ Transport Agency.
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