Spotting New Zealand Fur Seals this Winter
10 Jun 2019

Spotting New Zealand Fur Seals this Winter

Once nearly hunted to the brink of extinction, nowadays, New Zealand fur seals (kekeno) can be seen around the country's coastline much to the delight of tourists and locals alike.    During the Winter, fur seals come ashore during the "haul out" phase of their annual cycle which generally leads t…



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AWADS x Million Metres - A Partnership To Counteract Our Carbon Emissions
21 May 2019

AWADS x Million Metres - A Partnership To Counteract Our Carbon Emissions

Last month we excitedly announced our new partnership with Million Metres. An initiative of the Sustainable Business Network, Million Metres aims to raise the funds to restore 1 million metres of New Zealand's waterways with native plants and trees.   Million Metres helps local communities with fu…



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The Tiaki Promise
25 Nov 2018

The Tiaki Promise

This month (November 2018), we were invited to attend the launch of The Tiaki Promise brought to you by 7 tourism organisations (Air New Zealand, 100% Pure New Zealand, NZ Maori Tourism, Tourism Industry Aotearoa, We are LGNZ, Department of Conservation and THL).   The promise is a commitment to o…



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