In the latest issue...

  • Report indicates frosty winter for New Zealand hotels
  • Samoan operators urge Kiwi agents to pre-book more
  • Showponi soiree precedes business event in Rotorua
  • MEETINGS of the corporate kind - report and pics
  • MH launches agent incentive - focus on new destinations
  • USA events locked in for Auckland next week
  • New Riverland precinct heading to Dreamworld on the GC
  • Cultural women-only experience in WA
  • Disney Cruises' ANZ season for 2025-26
  • PONANT's new itineraries for 2025
  • Sunshine Coast hopes for record Kiwi winter
  • Matariki menus in Air New Zealand lounges
  • It's all about the destination - and this ship
  • Webinar: Dubai on a budget
  • Who is this week's mystery person? Win with Stuba

Events Calendar

While every attempt has been made to accurately record upcoming travel trade events for 2024, dates and details sometimes change. Please check with the event managers. If you would like your event listed on this page, or if you would like to update your  existing event details, please email
June 2024

4, Tue: USA Webinar, Culinary Flavours of NYC, Los Angeles & San Diego – 10.30am, 2pm by Destination Webinars

5, Wed: Viking Explorer Session Dunedin – Fable Hotel, 10am & 6pm

6, Thu: Viking Explorer Session Cromwell – Harvest Hotel, 12pm

6, Thu: Viking Explorer Session Wanaka – Edgewater Resort, 6pm

6, Thu: SKAL Auckland 'Cruisy Lunch' – Grand Millennium Auckland, 12.30-2pm

11, Tue: Viking Explorer Session Kapiti – Paraparaumu Beach Golf Club, 10am

11, Tue: Scenic Cruises Travel Lounge Timaru – Speights Ale House, 9.30am, 12pm

11, Tue: Emerald Cruises Travel Lounge Timaru – Speights Ale House, 2pm

11, Tue: Rediscover the World with A&K Christchurch – The Bealey, 6-9pm

12, Wed: Rediscover the World with A&K Christchurch – The George, 10am-12pm

12, Wed: Viking Explorer Session Lower Hutt – Boulcotts Farm Heritage Golf Club, 10am

12, Wed: Rail Europe's Swiss Travel System webinar – 1.00pm-1.45pm NZ time

12, Wed: South Korea Travel Specialist Webinar Series 2024 – Hidden Gem Cities – Gangneung, Andong, Jeonju and Mokpo + Outdoor/Adventure, 1pm

12, Wed: River Cruising with AmaWaterways webinar – by Destination Webinars 10.30am, 2pm, 8pm

13, Thu: Viking Explorer Session Wellington – James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, 10am & 6pm

13, Thu: Fiji Luxury Showcase – Park Hyatt, Auckland

13, Thu: Rediscover the World with A&K Auckland – Saint Alice, Quay St, 6-9pm

13-16, Thu-Sun: Gold Coast Reverse Roadshow 2024 – Gold Coast

13, Thu: Rediscover the World with A&K Auckland – Voco Hotel, Wyndham St, 10am-12pm

17, Mon: Beautiful Samoa Roadshow Christchurch  Rydges Latimer, 5.30-8.30pm

18, Tue: Beautiful Samoa Roadshow Christchurch – Rydges Wellington, 5.30-8.30pm

18 Tue: Viking Explorer Session Nelson – Rutheford Hotel Nelson, 10am & 6pm

18, Tue: Scenic Cruises Travel Lounge New Plymouth – Novotel Hotel, 9.30am, 12pm

18, Tue: Emerald Cruises Travel Lounge New Plymouth – Novotel Hotel, 2pm

19, Wed: Beautiful Samoa Roadshow Hamilton – Ferrybank, 5.30-8.30pm

19, Wed: APT Agent Events Christchurch – Christchurch Art Gallery, 8am

19-20, Wed-Thu: MEETINGS 2024 – Energy Events Centre, Rotorua

20, Thu: Beautiful Samoa Roadshow Hamilton – Grand Millennium, 5.30-8.30pm

20, Thu: Viking Explorer Session Blenheim – Scenic Hotel Marlborough, 10am & 6pm

24, Mon: APT Agent Events Tauranga – Trinity Wharf, 8am

24, Mon: Viking Explorer Session Queenstown – Hilton Queenstown Resort, 2pm & 6pm

26, Wed: Viking Explorer Session Invercargill – Ascot Park Hotel, 10am & 6pm

26, Wed: South Korea Travel Specialist Webinar Series 2024 – Busan and Jeju