Latest News

Using New Zealand
Trade Manual

New Zealand Trade Manual has been designed with travel industry professionals in mind.
  • Selling New Zealand provides you with handy sales tools, quick facts and latest news from the New Zealand travel industry.
  • Travel Planner makes planning New Zealand travel easy. Find itineraries, information on accommodation/transport and more.
  • About New Zealand has everything on New Zealand culture, nature, lifestyle, activities and events that make New Zealand a unique destination.

Feedback – Send us your comments about New Zealand Trade Manual.

Royal Albatross Centre

Your chance to see the world’s only mainland Royal Albatross breeding colony. Bookings essential. Albatross Classic 45-minute Tour: Talk and movie on the Albatross life cycle followed by a visit to the observatory and/or other potential viewing areas in the Nature Reserve, depending upon the season. Fort Taiaroa 30-minute Tour: Talk and visit to the underground fortifications and disappearing gun, built to counter a potential invasion from Russia in the 1880s. Unique Taiaroa 75-minute Tour: A combination of the Classic and Fort tours. Lonely Planet rates it in the world’s top ten bird-viewing sites.

Capacity: 18 – 24. Duration: Tours from 30 minutes. Operating hours: Tours daily from 10:30am. Season: All year. We provide: Wet-weather coat. What to bring: Camera, binoculars. Price: From $20 (Child $10).

Contact Details

Updates to your Inbox! Get our free New Zealand Trade Manual Newsletter.