This Media Toolkit is designed to help you with any queries you may have around a story angle on Rotorua.

Whether it's finding out more information about the region or delving into detail on a theme, you’ll be able to find it here.

Rotorua in so many words

To help you get your story started, we have provided short 50, 100 and 250 word introductions to Rotorua.

Story angle ideas

Rotorua has a range of unique features and activities. Take a look at our Trade Flyers, complete with facts and tips, on activities such as mountain biking, Maori culture, Rotorua walks and motor homing. 

Resources

Destination Rotorua publish a number of resources to promote the Rotorua region. In this section you will find more information on the myriad of things to do in Rotorua, where to stay, great deals and promotions, as well as why Rotorua is such a great place to live, work and learn!

Key Facts

Need some key facts and figures to support your story? Find out everything you need to know, including answers to some frequently asked questions.

Media hosting and Assistance

Destination Rotorua is here to help you with writing and broadcasting stories, so make sure to get in touch for assistance. Our team can arrange familiarisations (a trip to Rotorua to experience what you’d like to cover), itineraries, imagery, video, story angle suggestions, the latest news and great interview talent.

MEDIA HOSTING

The best way to cover a story is to experience it firsthand and Destination Rotorua can make this happen. We have a targeted New Zealand media programme and we are happy to hear from journalists looking to cover a story on Rotorua.

We can create an itinerary and host you on a famil, helping to give you all the information required.

International media are hosted through Tourism New Zealand’s International Media Programme.

FOR MEDIA ASSISTANCE PLEASE CONTACT:

Destination Rotorua
Communications Manager
Ash Palmer
T: 07 351 8078
E: ash@rotoruanz.com

 

Contact Rotorua i-Site & visitor centre

The Rotorua i-SITE and Visitor Centre is the place to go for information on attractions, accommodation, rental cars, buses, events and much more. The team is ready to help with information, bookings and local knowledge.

Physical address:

1167 Fenton Street
Rotorua
New Zealand

Postal address:

Private Bag 3007
Rotorua
New Zealand

Phone: +64 7 348 5179
Fax: +64 7 348 6044
Email: info@rotoruanz.com

 

Contact Destination Rotorua
Physical address:

3rd Floor Library Building
1136 Arawa Street
Rotorua
New Zealand

Postal address:

Private Bag 3007
Rotorua
New Zealand

Phone: +64 7 348 4133
Email: marketing@rotoruaNZ.com

 

CONTACT one of the team

Contact the Destination Rotorua team directly:

General Manager - Oscar Nathan

E: oscar@rotoruaNZ.com 
T: +64 7 351 7101

Business Support Officer - Tammy Leaf-wright

E: tammy@rotoruanz.com
T: +64 7 351 7100

Trade Marketing Manager - Patrick Dault

E: patrick@rotoruaNZ.com
T: +64 7 351 7071

Communications Manager - Ash Palmer

E: ash@rotoruaNZ.com
T: +64 7 351 7107

Digital & Comms Co-ordinator - Rich Barter

E: rich@rotoruaNZ.com
T: +64 7 351 8078

Famils Executive - Helen van Beek

E: marketing@rotoruanz.com
T: +64 7 351 7006

Business Development manager ASIA - Cynthia fang

E: cynthia@rotoruanz.com
T: +64 7 351 7106

CONSUMER MARKETING MANAGER - Tom worsp

E: tom@rotoruaNZ.com
T: +64 7 351 7103

DIGITAL MARKETING EXECUTIVE - Jen Hinitt

E: jen@rotoruaNZ.com
T: +64 7 351 7108

BUSINESS PARTNeRSHIPS COordinator - NADIA COOMBE

E: nadia@rotoruanz.com
T: +64 7 351 7044

SALES AND MARKETING COordinator - ANNA RODGERS

E: anna@rotoruanz.com
T: +64 7 351 7066