Collaboration in New Zealand Travel and Tourism

New Zealand has some of the best livestreaming video in the world, including NetHui and RoyalCam. We are updating our NZ-focused resources and suggestions are welcome. One of collaborative editing available is a Google Doc: Collaboration in New Zealand Travel and Tourism — https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YiYNLbBqoMksx3aftECKi4rMdupAmMFe8QL3TaS9lNA/edit — that anyone can edit. Focus on this for a moment — how …

Tui

Photo: Aidan Wojtas, Tui 2013 Tüï (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae) live throughout much of New Zealand and its outlying islands, including the sub-tropical Kermadec and sub-Antarctic Auckland islands. The Chatham Islands subspecies is larger than that of the mainland. – DOC A hui of tui Now taking suggestions for the collective noun to describe a group of …

Red Peak

Buzzwords Debates about the New Zealand flag New Zealand Flag engaging-with-government: the-nz-flag http://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2015/dec/11/new-zealand-flag-referendum-first-results-live http://www.elections.org.nz/flag http://www.elections.org.nz/news-media/last-chance-enrol-vote-first-flag-referendum http://www.designassembly.org.nz/articles/the-fit-of-peak-and-the-need-to-vote https://twitter.com/aucklandmuseum/status/665651809604775936 http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/the-flag-debate/73991557/Opinion-Red-Peak-has-the-same-qualities-that-define-us-as-New-Zealanders https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Zealand_flag_referendums,_2015%E2%80%9316 http://yorrike.com/post/128302897649/hypno-flag-is-the-best-option http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/saturday/audio/201775057/playing-favourites-with-aaron-dustin #RedPeak at the intersection of social media and good flag design (Minute 25:00 http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/sat/sat-20151017-1005-playing_favourites_with_aaron_dustin-048.mp3) @various @SaturdayRNZ @romanmars http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11508844 https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/facebook-likes-and-petitions-fail-to-get-red-peak-back-into-flag-contention-q09352 http://www.3news.co.nz/nznews/key-rules-out-adding-red-peak-to-referendum-2015090708#axzz3kzaKdZNs http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/politics/71792805/red-peak-flag-not-an-option-john-key-says http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/71204570/reddit-ranks-new-zealands-flag-options http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11506245 https://www.facebook.com/redpeakflag http://www.nzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/article.cfm?c_id=466&objectid=11507494 http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/283459/flag-the-rest,-the-red-peak-is-best,-says-campaigner http://www.radiolive.co.nz/DUNCAN-GARNER-The-unpopular-truth-about-Red-Peak/tabid/615/articleID/97289/Default.aspx http://www.3news.co.nz/tvshows/story/poll-should-the-red-peak-flag-be-included-as-an-option-in-the-flag-referendum-2015090714 Red Peak – Radio NZ Social …

5th Oceania Congress for Conservation Biology #scob2018

Hashtags Right now in Wellington, New Zealand The Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) Oceania section is proud to team up with Victoria University of Wellington to host the 5th Oceania Congress for Conservation Biology to be held on July 3-5, 2018. Hashtag: #SCOB2018 The meeting will bring together the community of conservation professionals to address …

Celebrating Matariki (2018)

Poster: Matariki New Zealand – Matariki is the Māori name for the stars also known as the Pleiades star cluster in the constellation Taurus. Celebrations begin on the day of the first new moon following the rising of the star cluster. Matariki is the Māori name for the stars also known as the Pleiades star …

Manawatu

The Manawatu District is a local government district in the Manawatu-Wanganui Region in the North Island of New Zealand. Key Links http://www.manawatunz.co.nz http://www.mdc.govt.nz http://www.mdc.govt.nz/Your_Council/History Embedded Tweets New Zealand's biggest Internet conference, #NetHui, is heading to Manawatu on 5 October! This is our first stop in a three-location Roadtrip so keep an eye on our page …

#TRENZ2018

Around 300 international travel sellers come to New Zealand for the event and meet with New Zealand operators for one-on-one appointments over three days. TRENZ is an excellent way to get to know the offshore travel trade, educate them about your product and build business relationships, as well as to network with hundreds of other …

Kahu huruhuru

Lingo Cards It’s fun to learn the Māori language. Kahu huruhuru = Feather cloak Huruhuru = Feather Kahu = Cloak Newsworthy In the news because Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern wore the kahu to Buckingham Palace for a dinner hosted by the Queen of England to celebrate the Commonwealth. Elsewhere on the Web Māori treasure kahu …

World Indigenous Tourism Summit 2018

Waitangi, New Zealand hosted the 2018 World Indigenous Tourism Summit, a forum for Indigenous peoples to discuss tourism, to share collective Indigenous wisdom, knowledge and traditions handed down through generations. Hashtags: #wits18, #kiaorawits This summit introduced a prestigious line up of speakers to provide unique insights into how they have integrated traditional knowledge into compelling …