Due to the recent heavy rainfall, a number of roads and walking/cycling tracks in the Waikato are closed. If you are travelling to or through the Waikato region, please visit Waka Kotahi’s Journey Planner website for up-to-date roading information and check the local Council’s Facebook page for the latest updates and advice.


Trade Resources

Download the latest version of the Hamilton & Waikato Product Update Sheets, Group Dining Guide, and more.

Training webinars

Regional Update Dec 2020

NZ Trade

International Trade

Virtual Tours

Visit one of our key products for a virtual tour. For shorter 5 minute versions of each or a ‘teaser’ 19 sec video please contact trade@waikatonz.com.

Hamilton Gardens Full Virtual Tour

Hobbiton Movie Set Full Virtual Tour

Ruakuri Caves Full Virtual Tour

Sanctuary Mountain Maungatautari Full Virtual Tour

Waikato - What you need to know

Download a copy of the Waikato Region Trade 101 sheet. This information sheet outlines the region's highlights, key trade product and must dos.

Waikato 101 2022 PDF | 1.68MB

Product Update Sheets

Download the latest version of the Hamilton & Waikato Product Update Sheets for the current season.

HWT What's New 2022 FINAL PDF | 3.06MB

 Waikato Virtual Road Trip

Join our Marketing Manager Rebecca Evans on a 10 min Virtual road trip around the Waikato featuring Hamilton Gardens, Sanctuary Mountain, Hobbiton Movie Set, Waitomo Caves and Raglan and lots of useful information for travel sellers.