New boutique accommodation, gourmet dining options for group travel and wildlife experiences are just some of the new Waikato products being showcased to the world at our country’s largest tourism trade expo.
They come from very different backgrounds. But two people, both passionate about Te Awamutu, say the time and place is right for a combined discovery centre and museum that finally tells the story of the New Zealand Land Wars.
The very first Days Hotel & Suites by Wyndham to open in New Zealand has now taken up residence in the lovely and elegant property on the corner of Victoria and Collingwood Streets. Situated in the pulsating heart of Hamilton’s bustling CBD, the Days Hotel & Suites by Wyndham Hamilton, is a modern hotel set in a historic 19th-century building, offering rooms and suites that fit every kind of traveller.
Business Events Waikato has joined forces with Dunedin Convention Bureau to launch Meet North South, a new initiative to generate business events which will benefit both regions over consecutive years.
The inaugural Feast Waikato event kicks off in April with a four-course progressive dinner down Hamilton’s main street. Run by food and hospitality promotion group Waikato Food Inc, the weekend-long Feast (April 5-7) will showcase some of the region’s finest culinary offerings.