The Edwardian building in the middle of the city has fallen into disrepair in the past few years.
The Crown-land owners of the Central Otago attraction says "risk mitigation measures" may allow it to operate this summer.
Jet Park Hotel is ready to re-open its door for guests from today after two years of the pandemic.
The taonga and tourist attraction has been out of action after the July floods damaged it, dislodging a taurapa, or ornamental prow, sending it down the awa.
Mayoral candidate Fletcher Tabuteau says the city is being "destroyed" by its emergency housing in motels issues.
All of Disney's favourite characters will be on board.
Te Pāti Māori co-leader Rawiri Waititi called the crisis a "train wreck", and Nats leader Christopher Luxon condemned the situation as "heartbreaking".
Tania Tapsell is worried about the effect the dozens of emergency housing motels is having on the city.
Forecasts predict visitors to Asia and the Pacific countries to remain at 30% of pre-pandemic levels this year, but New Zealand remains hopeful.
Tourism NZ has launched its first global campaign since the start of the pandemic ahead of what they hope is a busy summer.
The pair hadn't seen each other in person for four-and-a-half years.
As representatives of Aotearoa, the team were inspired by and weaved traditional Māori food and culture into their entry for the world to see.
Viv Beck says opening up the tunnels will create a new Auckland attraction.
The hole opened up in a footpath at Whakarewarewa Village on Thursday.
The council's draft 30-year airport development plan focuses on making it self-reliant and enabling it to operate without being subsidised by ratepayers.
A woman fell into a sinkhole which opened up beneath a footpath leading into Whakarewarewa Village.
But a union representative says the industry-created HospoCred is just a “bottom line accreditation scheme”.
Aukaha News reports at least one visitor fell into a hole after part of the road into the village collapsed due to thermal activity.
The event features performances ranging from the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, a drag classical crossover, and kaupapa Māori ensembles.
You can take home a slice of history, with some of the furry critters hitting Trade Me.