News | Living & Travel
21 Jul 2019 0:09
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Living & Travel

    The two week closure of the West Coast's main highway has put a noticeable dent on visitor numbers

    The two week closure of the West Coast's main highway has put a noticeable dent on visitor numbers


    New figures from Stats NZ show guest nights in the region's hotels, motels, backpackers and holiday parks were down 12-percent on the same month last year.

    Guest nights in Otago and Southland also experienced falls, compared to a year ago.

    By contrast, national guest nights increased 5.1-percent, due to this year's timing of Easter Weekend before Anzac Day.

    All North Island regions experienced an increase in April, compared to April last year.

    © 2019 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Living & Travel News
     20 Jul: A council candidate in the local body election believes Rotorua's parking system is complicated, and is turning people off using city shops
     20 Jul: Could art forgers be targeting Australia's biggest contemporary artist?
     20 Jul: It's a day to reassess the situation in Christchurch's Northwood suburb
     19 Jul: You'll no longer get a warning saying "flight selling out" as you book cheap seats on Air New Zealand
     19 Jul: Vandals have attacked a six and a half thousand dollar sculpture just a week after it was installed in Hastings
     19 Jul: Auckland's Western Line train services are cancelled, after a vehicle hit a railway bridge
     19 Jul: Air passengers travelling from Invercargill will soon face screening lanes and x-ray machines
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Any adverse weather in Buenos Aires will have little impact on how the All Blacks play in the Rugby Championship opener More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Silver Ferns captain Laura Langman is looking forward to going up against one of the best in the business in the netball World Cup semi-finals More...



     Today's News

    Rugby:
    Any adverse weather in Buenos Aires will have little impact on how the All Blacks play in the Rugby Championship opener 21:57

    Entertainment:
    Carly Rae Jepsen feels like a "new person" when she changes her hair 21:39

    Health & Safety:
    A visiting UK experts says New Zealand GPs need to prepare themselves for prescribing medical cannabis to patients 21:17

    Entertainment:
    Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher enjoyed a quiet anniversary 21:09

    Entertainment:
    Priyanka Chopra doesn't believe in love at first sight 20:39

    Entertainment:
    Jason Momoa is to make a guest appearance in 'The Simpsons' 20:09

    Entertainment:
    Miranda Lambert "creeps" on her husband Brendan McLoughlin a lot 19:39

    Entertainment:
    Bella Thorne thought her new boyfriend was too sexy for her 19:09

    Law and Order:
    Melbourne Police have arrested a woman allegedly almost seven times over the legal alcohol limit when she drove into the rear of a car 18:57

    Entertainment:
    Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk will share equal custody of their daughter 18:39


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2019 New Zealand City Ltd