Great Walks in New Zealand

Photo: Flying Kiwi Tours, Routeburn Track New Zealand’s nine (soon to be ten!) Great Walks are premier tracks that pass through diverse and spectacular scenery. From native forests, lakes and rivers to rugged mountain peaks, deep gorges and vast valleys…there’s a Great Walk for everyone! – DOC International visitors – check new prices for Milford, …

Māori Vocabulary

Map For those learning the Māori language: Vocabulary Aotearoa – New Zealand or the Land of the Long White Cloud Ahuriri = Airport āpōpō = Tomorrow Aroha = Love, compassion Hangi = Cooking underground with hot stones Haere mai = Welcome Haere ra = Goodbye Haere pai atu, hoki pai mai = Travel safely Hākari …

New Zealand Links

New Zealand Flag Links related to New Zealand presented in somewhat random fashion: Jacinda Ardern https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacinda_Ardern New Zealand National Library https://natlib.govt.nz https://www.facebook.com/NationalLibraryNZ https://twitter.com/nlnz Features Great Walks in New Zealand Headlines http://nzherald.co.nz/bay-of-plenty-times/news/article.cfm?c_id=1503343&objectid=11808227 http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/summer-days/audio/201829489/tourism-troubles-on-the-west-coast John’s gone: The end of NZ’s Mr Feelgood http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/nz-earthquake/86838272/watch-how-the-78-quake-rippled-through-new-zealand http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/ninetonoon/audio/201788671/old-ghost-road-trail http://www.nbr.co.nz/opinion/you-told-nz-energy-80-renewable-couldnt-be-further-truth http://www.ripitup.co.nz/culture/new-zealand-a-users-guide http://ngaitahu.iwi.nz/our_stories/compelling-evidence http://www.teara.govt.nz/en/tapa-whenua-naming-places http://www.transitionsabroad.com/listings/living/articles/a-year-living-and-working-in-new-zealand.shtml http://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/wellbeing/8191158/The-call-of-the-wild http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10904305 2017 General Election http://www.radionz.co.nz/specials/election2017 http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/political/338451/ardern-v-english-leaders-clash-gets-heated https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Zealand_general_election,_2017 …

Ecotourism NZ 2007

Conference Program Reflections on the the Ecotourism NZ 2007 Conference held in Greymouth, New Zealand August 1-3, 2007. The event was hosted by the Tai Poutini Polytechnic. Planeta.com’s Ron Mader was a keynote speaker. Ron: I would love to hear from people I met at the conference and from fans of tourism and ecotourism in New Zealand. …

NetHui

New Zealand – Since 2010 NetHui brings everybody and anybody that wants to talk about the Internet together. It is not a conference and speakers won’t talk at you all day. NetHui is a community event – made for the community, by the community. Hashtag: #nethui NetHui is New Zealand’s multi-stakeholder event on Internet governance and policy …

New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern 09.2018

Twitter Profile Snapshots of the September 2018 USA trip of New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern: Key Links https://www.labour.org.nz/jacindaardern https://twitter.com/jacindaardern Embedded Tweets Jacinda Ardern used her debut speech to the UN to directly challenge the view of the world outlined by Donald Trump https://t.co/v0WqRTygLa pic.twitter.com/iaUAxao7Iu — The Sydney Morning Herald (@smh) September 28, 2018 New …

WildNZ Links

New Zealand Flag Links relate to Wild New Zealand presented in somewhat random fashion: New Zealand has 14 national parks. The first national park was created in 1887 (Tongariro National Park). The largest park is Fiordland National Park. Taking a long walk? http://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/things-to-do/walking-and-tramping Hikurangi Marine Reserve, the largest marine reserve adjoining the mainland, was recently …

Māori Language Week / Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori 2018

Poster New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Māori Language Week, Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori, is a popular, government-sponsored initiative promoting the use of Māori language. The week is part of the broader Māori language revival and raises public awareness for Māori language revitalization, learning and public usage. Hashtags: #TeWikioteReoMāori, #MāoriLanguageWeek Look for details online Te Taura …