Tourism New Zealand to Host Roadshow for Travel Agents

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Tourism New Zealand is launching a travel agent roadshow in October in four U.S. cities: Jersey City, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati and Minneapolis.

From October 8-11, travel professionals can go to these events for networking, product updates, food and award-winning New Zealand wines. The event is also a means to celebrate Air New Zealand’s newest non-stop service from Chicago to Auckland starting November 30, 2018.

Agents will learn about experiences including those in Northland, Auckland, Wellington, Wairarapa, Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury, and the West Coast


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Registration is available for the following roadshows:

  • Tourism New Zealand Destination Training - New Jersey; Hyatt House New Jersey | 1 Exchange Pl, | Jersey City, NJ 07302; Monday, 8 October 2018 from 5:00 pm to 9:15 pm ET
  • Tourism New Zealand Destination Training – Pittsburgh; Embassy Suites Pittsburgh | 535 Smithfield St, | Pittsburgh, PA 15222; Tuesday, 9 October 2018 from 5:00 pm to 9:15 pm ET
  • Tourism New Zealand Destination Training – Cincinnati; The Westin Cincinnati | 21 E 5th St | Cincinnati, Ohio 45202; Wednesday, 10 October 2018 from 5:00 pm to 9:15 pm ET
  • Tourism New Zealand Destination Training – Minneapolis; W Minneapolis | 821 S Marquette Ave | Minneapolis, MN 55402; Thursday, 11 October 2018 from 5:00 pm to 9:15 pm ET

Attending agents could get credit for a training, which is needed to reach Silver or Gold status in the 100% Pure New Zealand Specialist Programme.

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