Tourism case studies
These video stories from Northland show how tourism helps create job and business opportunities in New Zealand's regional communities.
Twin Coast Cycle Trail
We take a trip along the Twin Coast Cycle Trail, Pou Herenga Tai. The trail crosses Northland from the Bay of Islands to the Hokianga Harbour.
Twin Coast Cycle Trail — A new business in Kaikohe
We talk to Jack Poutsma who's building a new café and backpacker business in Kaikohe.
Twin Coast Cycle Trail — Paihia Mountain Bikes
We talk to new business owner Jonny Martin about his bike hire and shuttle service.
Tourism in Northland
We talk to Paul Davis from Northland Incorporated about the positive effect tourism's having on the region's communities, businesses and local economy.
Tourism in Northland — Ngawha Springs Hot Pools
We talk to business owner Diane Ruawhare about the positive impact of tourism on local communities.
Tourism in Northland — Accountant, Jack Poutsma
We talk to Paihia accountant and entrepreneur Jack Poutsma about the positive impact of tourism on his local community.
Building tourism skills in Northland
We talk to Zivana Pomana who is studying a Diploma in Hospitality Management.