Tourism New Zealand holds weekly webinars to keep you updated on new product, special interests, and regional news.

Whether you are looking to complete your training requirement for the 100% Pure New Zealand Specialist programme or are keen to learn something new, our webinars will assist in continuous learning the New Zealand travel industry. Click on the links below to stream each webinar. 

To view and register for upcoming webinars, please click here.

Webinar Recordings:

Adventure & Adrenaline Webinar 
December  2020

Join Kim and five different unique operators throughout New Zealand as we explore the theme of Adventure & Adrenaline! From Waitomo Caves in Waikato, through to Zorbing in Rotorua, Sky Diving in the Abel Tasman through to Glacier walking in Fox Glacier - topped of with Jet Boating in Fiordland! This is an action packed webinar as each operator shares more with you about the unique experience they have available for your clients when the time is right. We hope you enjoy this adventure focused webinar! 

Presented By: Tourism New Zealand 

Regional Focus: Stewart Island 
November 2020

Join Kim & Andrea as we take a deeper dive into all things Stewart Island. Within this webinar we touch upon Invercargill which is the main entrance way  for your clients to Stewart Island. We then talk and share video's created which explain to you more about how you're clients can get here, what they can do once upon the island, the different ranges of accommodation and finally dining options. This is a wonderful webinar about this very unique part of New Zealand - we hope you enjoy it. 

Presented by: Kim from Tourism New Zealand & Andrea from Great South 

Digital Marketing Hub Webinar 
November 2020

Join Michelle & Hadyn as they take you step by step through our recently launched Digital Marketing Hub. Within this webinar you will learn how you can customize a range of marketing materials with your own branding, website etc for you to then use to market New Zealand to your consumer database. With a wide variety of different materials available to you on the marketing hub  - you will be sure to find something to help inspire your clients. Register for the marketing hub here. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand 

Regional Focus: Abel Tasman National Park
November 2020

This webinar follows nicely on from our Nelson Tasman webinar which you will find below.  This webinar goes into detail about how your clients can experience the Abel Tasman National Park. From walking, kayaking, sailing or exploring the region via boat - there is something for everyone. We also talk about the range of accommodation options at the start and in the park along with a few added extra's/. We hope you enjoy this informative webinar. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand & Gisella Purcell

Regional Focus:Nelson 101
November 2020

We hope you enjoy this webinar which is all about the Nelson Tasman Region. Within this webinar we explain how your clients can get here, the range of activities available, accommodation options and much much more. This is an informative hour long webinar introducing you to this fabulous region. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand & Gisella Purcell

Tourism New Zealand Food & Wine Webinar 
November 2020

We hope you enjoy this informative webinar which follows our most recent theme - Food & Wine. Hadyn Fitzpatrick from Tourism New Zealand presents alongside David Nash - a food & wine filmmaker from New Zealand. Starting at the top of the North David takes you on a virtual journey of the different regions in New Zealand well known for wine - and also the unique dining experiences your clients can have in these regions. We hope you enjoy this webinar. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand & David Nash

Regional Focus: The Hawke's Bay Wine Offering
October 2020

This webinar focuses on all things wine! For those clients of your who want the full wine and food experience - this webinar has it all! Within this webinar we talk about the range of ways your clients can experience the unique wine and food experiences in Hawke's Bay. From private tours through to unique tasting experiences - this webinar meets some great Hawke's Bay locals who are excited to share their stories and experiences with your clients. We hope you enjoy this webinar. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand  & Hawke's Bay Tourism 

Regional Focus: Hawke's Bay 101:
October 2020

We hope you enjoy this informative webinar presented by Tourism New Zealand and Heather from Hawke's By Tourism as we delve deeper into all there is available for your clients to do in this region. From the range of accommodation on offer, the unique experiences available and also the array of wining and dining options - this webinar has it all. We hope you enjoy this webinar and any questions please touch base. 


Presented by: Tourism New Zealand  & Hawke's Bay Tourism 

Regional Focus: Marlborough Sounds in Depth 
October 2020

This informative webinar has all you need to know about the stunning Marlborough Sounds and how your clients can experience the Queen Charlotte via boat, kayak, on foot or on bike. Throughout this webinar we talk through the different accommodation options, guiding options and transport options and all there is to see and do in the Marlborough Sounds. This is the perfect webinar for your clients wanting to get out and about experiencing one of New Zealand greatest walks whilst on their New Zealand vacation. I hope you find this webinar helpful when pulling together that next itinerary. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand  & Destination Marlborough 

Regional Focus: Marlborough 101 
October 2020

We hope you enjoy this webinar filmed live from the Wine Station in Blenheim. This webinar provides some great information about all things Marlborough - from what your clients can do in this region, where they can stay and the different dining experiences on offer. We hope you find this webinar helpful when planning for your clients. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand  & Destination Marlborough 

Relax & Romance in New Zealand 
September 2020

Enjoy this webinar all about Relaxation & Romance in New Zealand. We were lucky to be joined by different industry representatives from around New Zealand who showcased the range of experiences on offer. We hope you enjoy this themed webinar and please touch base if you require any more information. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand 

Regional Focus: Tairawhiti Gisborne 
September 2020

Enjoy this webinar which was filmed live at Dive Tatapouri (stingray experience) Sit back and learn about all there is for your clients to experience on the East Coast of New Zealand. Throughout this webinar we talk through a couple of itineraries - what 3 days could look like on the East Coast, and also how your clients can spend a couple of great days in Gisborne - from activities, to accommodation, wining and dining. It's all in this webinar so sit back and enjoy. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand & Tairawhiti Gisborne. 

Regional Focus: Wildlife in Dunedin 
September 2020

This exciting webinar filmed live from the Royal Albatross Centre showcases the range of wildlife experiences available to your clients in Dunedin. We talk through the different wildlife on offer, through to the range of ways your clients can experience these. Finally we wrap up some of the amazing conservation efforts by the operators and how your clients can get involved. We hope you enjoy this webinar all about wildlife. 

Presented by: TNZ & Enterprise Dunedin

Regional FocusDunedin 101
September 2020

Enjoy this webinar which was filmed live from Olveston House as we explore all there is to see and do in Dunedin. From museums to breweries, wildlife through to fine dining Dunedin has it all. This in depth webinar showcases how your clients can experience Dunedin with all that's on offer. 

Presented by: TNZ & Enterprise Dunedin

ChristchurchNZ Virtual FAM 
August 2020

Enjoy this exciting webinar hosted by Christchurch NZ who take you on a virtual journey throughout the stunning Christchurch & Canterbury regions. With live feeds, interactive video's and great itinerary suggestions this virtual FAM is not to be missed. Enjoy this hour long session and recap on all that is available in this stunning part of New Zealand. 

Presented by: Christchurch,  New Zealand

Strengthening your Resilience & improve your well-being 
August 2020 

Enjoy this webinar in which we had Brad Hood from the Resilience Institute join and facilitate a workshop sharing helpful tools around how you can improve your wellbeing. Topics include staing calm when it matters, unlocking potential with flow state, tips on getting a great nights sleep and much more. Enjoy this webinar which focuses more on you and assisting you during this challenging time. We hope you enjoy it. 

Presented by: Brad Hook - The Resilience Institute. 


Northland Luxury Accomodation Focus: LIVE from Kauri Cliffs 
August 2020 

Enjoy this hour long webinar live from the Lodge at Kauri Cliffs as we take a tour of the stunning properties available in the Northland region. Properties features in this webinar include the Lodge at Kauri Cliffs, The Landing, Eagles Nest and Donkey Bay Inn. Each property talks about their accommodation offering along with the range of activities which are available for guests to enjoy. Enjoy this webinar, filmed live as the sun rose over the stunning Bay of Islands region. 

Presented by: Kim - Tourism New Zealand, Amy Tapper - The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs, Garth Solly - the Landing & Tony Aceland at Eagles Nest. 

Regional Focus: Northland, New Zealand - LIVE 
August 2020 

Enjoy this hour long webinar in which Tourism New Zealand is LIVE overlooking the Paihia Harbour. During this hour long webinar I'm joined by Sarah Archer from Northland New Zealand who covers a range of topics from top activities to do in the Northland region, accommodation options and wining and dining. We hope you enjoy this webinar and the opportunity to do a deeper dive into the stunning Northland region. 

Presented by: Kim - Tourism New Zealand, Sarah Arher - Northland New Zealand 
Length: One hour 

Connect with the Tourism New Zealand Trade Team 
July 2020

Enjoy this 45 minute webinar in which Michelle, Hadyn & Kim share a few of our WOW experiences whilst in New Zealand. From stunning National Parks through to kayaking in the Abel Tasman, Heli experiences in Queenstown through to the stunning Milford Sound. There's plenty of great experiences which were discussed to share with your clients. We also preview our new consumer video & talk more about future education of New Zealand. 

We hope you enjoy this webinar. 

Presented by: Michelle, Hadyn & Kim - Tourism New Zealand 
Length: 45 minutes

Regional Focus: Wanaka & Fiordland 
July 2020

Enjoy this 60 minute webinar presented by Lake Wanaka Tourism & Destination Fiordland as we delve deeper into key regional highlights about each region from activity options, the ranges of accommodation available and also the unique food & wine offerings each region has. There is plenty of great information to be learnt from this webinar so sit back and enjoy. 


Presented by: Geoff Marks - Lake Wanaka Tourism & Maedeline Peackock - Fiordland New Zealand. 
Length: 60 minutes

New Zealand Coastlines - Coromandel, Gisborne & New Zealand's West Coast  
July 2020

Enjoy this 60 minute Webinar presented by three unique regions who talk about the unique selling points of their regions, the range of coastal experiences your clients can have, accommodation offering and importantly what makes their region unique. During this webinar we encountered a few technical problems so we apologise in advance. 

Presented by: Lynette - Visit Corromandel, Sam - Gisborne / Tairawhiti & Alicia - Tourism West Coast 
Length: 45 minutes


Auckland, New Zealand 
July 2020

Enjoy this 60minute Webinar presented by Fiona Doyle from Auckland Tourism. Fiona presents from the Auckland Sky Tower and shares valuable information about Auckland, activity options, accommodation offerings, and the surrounding regions for when you're planning your clients next trip to New Zealand. 

​We hope you enjoy this Webinar. 

Presented by: Kim & Fiona Doyle from Auckland Tourism 
Length: 45 minutes
 

North Island 101
July 2020

Enjoy this 45minute webinar where Hadyn goes through all there is to know about New Zealand's North Island. From relaxing golden beaches through to geothermal wonders and cultural expereinces - this Webinar goes through all there is to know & plenty more. 

Presented by: Hadyn, Tourism New Zealand 
Length: 45 minutes

Virtual Tour of Nelson Tasman 

June 2020

Enjoy this virtual tour of Nelson Tasman in whcih we are joined by Gisela from Visit Nelson Tasman, Nikki from Pic's Peanut Butter & Mark from Sea Shuttles. We are lucky to be in location at each location to enjoy a tour of the Pic's Peanut Butter Factory & watch the sun rise at Kaiteriteri Beach. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand 
Length: 45 minutes

Classic New Zealand Wine Trail 

June 2020

Enjoy this webinar about wine & much much more ! We were lucky enough to have Heather from Hawkes Bay Tourism & Jo from Wellington NZ join us to share everything you need to know about their fabulous regions. Learn all there is to know about the Classic New Zealand wine trail alongside the numerous dining, activity and accommodation options in both regions.   

Presented by: Heather ( Hawkes Bay Tourism) & Jo ( Wellington NZ)
Length: 1hour


Luxury Lodges of New Zealand 

June 2020

Enjoy this Webinar with Emma from Luxury Lodges of New Zealand takes us on a virtual tour of three amazing properties. We are joined by local hosts who share stories about their property, the range of activites on offer & a few stunning sunrises. Alongside this,  Emma shares helpful tools & resources for you to use when selling lodges to your clients. 

Presented by: Emma - Luxury Lodges of New Zealand 
Length: 40minutes 

New Zealand 101

June 2020

Enjoy this 40 minute Webinar where Hadyn walks through all there is to know about New Zealand. Learn about the range of unique expereinces your clients can have in New Zealand and also the multiple ways you can upskill & learn more about selling New Zealand. 

Presented by: Hadyn, Tourism New Zealand
Length: 40


Learn to Make a Poi with Te Puia 
May 2020


Enjoy this 40 minute session in which we are lucky enough to have Lahaina talk us step by step through the art of making a poi & what it represents in Maori culture. Lahaina will also show you some simple techniques as to how you can use your poi. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand & Lahaina - Te Puia 
Length: 40

New Zealand Culture 
May 2020


Enjoy this Cultural presentation where we had Lou from Destination Rotorua & Sarah from Enterprise Dunedin hop on board & share in depth information about their regionals rich culture. From Rotorua you will learn more about the cultural experiences available in the Rotorua region & from Sarah learn about the Scottish History which is still very evident in the Dunedin architecture & experiences available. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand & Destination Rotorua & Enterprise Dunedin. 
Length: 60 minutes 



Destination Queenstown Webinar 
May 2020


Listen in to learn all there is to know about Queenstown. Kate, from Destination shares infomation about activities, accomodation, seasons & also some of her favourite things to do in Queesntown. Enjoy this one hour Webinar which provides you a great basis to start your Queesntown education. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand & Destination Queenstown 
Length: 60 minutes 


Working with Tourism New Zealand 
May 2020


Listen in to learn about the multiple was you can work with Tourism New Zealand. Find out more about our New Zealand Specialist Programme, tools available on the trade website, tools to help you sell New Zealand & helpful links to share with potential clients. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand
Length: 40 minutes 

Nature & Wildlife 
May  2020


Listen in to learn about New Zealand's unique wildlife experiences available throughout the country. Coupled with stunning vista's & expereinces this webinar is sure to inspire you when selling New Zealand. Thanks for taking the time to listen to our webinars. 

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand
Length: 30 minutes 

Wildlife Wonders
December  2019
 

There are few places in the world where, within the space of one day, you can experience mountain vistas, ancient forests, volcanic landscapes and stunning coastline - all whilst spotting New Zealand wildlife found nowhere else on earth.  

Presented by: Tourism New Zealand
Length: 25 Minutes 

New Zealand 101
November  2019

Have you wanted to sell New Zealand to your clients but didn’t know where to start? Tourism New Zealand’s 101 Webinar cover’s everything that the beginner advisors needs to know before selling including: Air connectivity and transportation, geography and climate,time of year to go, the difference between the North and South Island, Regional Highlights and more. 

Presented by Tourism New Zealand
Length: 45 Minutes

 

Airlines
American Airlines Fly to New Zealand 
June 2019

Derek Stewart from American Airlines provides us with a detailed presentation of the 787-9 Dreamliner including premium economy and business cabin features and benefits that will allow you to increase your knowledge and assist your clients when they are booking their New Zealand airfare. Signature Business Class Suite with fully lie-flat seats, power ports and USB ports at every seat, International Wi-Fi and on-demand entertainment plus advanced cabin air system, ambient cabin mood lighting and additional features.    
 
Presented by American Airlines
Length: 15 Minutes

Tourism New Zealand

Multigenerational Travel   
October 2019

Young or old, there's no shortage of things to do in New Zealand! Even little ones can go rafting or skiing – these activities aren’t just for grownups. From mini golf to mazes, hot air ballooning to hot pools, there’s plenty for the whole family to experience together
 
Join us as we go over a range of experiences suitable for every member of the family including:
  • The great outdoors
  • Geothermal delights
  • Wildlife
  • Museums
  • Adventure time
Presented by Tourism New Zealand
Length: 32 Minutes

Grow your New Zealand Business  
September 2019

Our latest webinar for tips and information on Tourism New Zealand's tools and resources for growing your New Zealand business including:
 
  • How to become a New Zealand specialist
  • The benefits of becoming a New Zealand specialist
  • How to list your business on newzealand.com
  • New Zealand NEXT Campaign 
And more!

 Presented by Tourism New Zealand
Length: 30 Minutes


Navigating New Zealand -Self-drive & Transportation
July 2019

Have your client’s ever driven on the Left-hand side of the road? Would you like to gain more confidence selling New Zealand self-drive vacations?
 
Driving in New Zealand is different to driving in other countries. What do you need to know before getting behind the wheel? Exploring New Zealand’s beautiful landscapes by car, campervan or motorhome is a popular way to get around. Even if you’re clients are used to driving in other places, you need to be well aware of things like weather extremes, narrow, windy roads and different road rules before you begin on your journey. This webinar is perfect education for safe driving for your clients and what there is to see and do on our great touring routes.

Presented by Tourism New Zealand
Length: 60 Minutes

Growing your New Zealand Business
May 2019

New Zealand is hot! Our research tells us that there is 30 million North American’s actively dreaming about their New Zealand vacation, this is where you come in!
Tips and information on Tourism New Zealand's tools and resources for growing your New Zealand business including:
 
  • North American market update
  • How to become a New Zealand specialist
  • The benefits of becoming a New Zealand specialist
  • How to list your business on newzealand.com
Presented by Tourism New Zealand
Length: 35 Minutes

New Zealand Luxury and Boutique Stays and Experiences
April 2019

Our bespoke experiences cater to a wide range of interests and tastes ensuring you will encounter true warmth and wonder in uncompromising luxury. The breath-taking landscapes and undiscovered corners of New Zealand are the perfect places to escape in laidback luxury.

Presented by Tourism New Zealand
Length: 27 Minutes
 
The Seasons of New Zealand  
February 2018

There is a reason to travel to New Zealand in every season offering amazing experiences all year around. The seasons are opposite to the Northern Hemisphere and a reason to travel in any season. In this training you’ll explore New Zealand in all seasons allowing you to encourage your clients to travel whatever their budget is or the season. 

Presented by Tourism New Zealand
Length: 24 Minutes

New Zealand North Island Discovery  
January 2018

Explore the wonders of New Zealand’s North Island in this deep dive training module providing detailed information on the regions and experiences. From Auckland and Northland to the country’s capital Wellington and all of the volcanoes, lakes, wineries, beaches, geothermal and cultural experiences, island sanctuaries and historical landmarks in between. 

Presented by Tourism New Zealand
Length: 24 Minutes
 
Walking, Hiking and Cycling
January 2018

Walking: New Zealand offers walking experiences for every taste and interest: from sea views to majestic mountains, from sheltered bush walks to open trails, crossing farmland or discovering cityscapes. Learn about the Great Walks available for all adventure and experience levels.

Cycling: Collectively known as the New Zealand Cycle Trail, trails stretch the length of the entire country and there are diverse trails for all levels and ages. Pass through sunny vineyards, glacier carved valleys, ancient forests, mountain peaks and picturesque towns.

Presented by Tourism New Zealand
Length: 29 Minutes
 

 

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