USGS reported a 5.9 magnitude earthquake. GeoNet said it was a 6.3 earthquake that hit 40 kilometers off the New Zealand town of Kaikoura.
This Carnival Cruise to Australia wasn't fun but scary for 3,500 passengers. Authorities prevented this Carnival ship from docking in Sydney Harbour.
The South Pacific exhibition at the China Outbound Travel & Tourism Market (COTTM) held recently in Beijing received notable visitors from the media and travel agents.
One of Melbourne’s historic CBD hotels has put the future firmly in its sites as it unveils the latest technology, including complimentary wifi, together with new accommodation packages to the ...
PERTH, Australia - Tourism bodies have warned there could be a hotel room glut in Perth if the State Government does not promote the city to fill 1850 new rooms in the pipeline.
CNMI - Tourist arrivals to the Northern Marianas rose five percent in March to 42,539 visitors, with 40,613 visitors during the same period last year.
PERTH, Australia - Two French tourists, who were casual workers on Rottnest Island, have been fined $4000 each after pleading guilty to trying to torch a quokka and filming it.
A strong earthquake rocked Fiji region today. The quake was measured at a magnitude 6.5, according to the US Geological Survey. Officials say there was no tsunami threat.
Australia's Tourism Port Douglas and Daintree (TPDD) executive officer Tara Bennett said Brearley would replace Chelsea Mee in a relief role. Her maternity leave will commence this Friday, April ...
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - For the last year, Cruise New Zealand had been saying “it’s not if, but when”, and now the big ships are coming.
BRISBANE, Australia — A golfer was attacked by a crocodile while playing at an Australian tourist resort.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The kiwi nearing parity with the Australian dollar is causing concern for New Zealand tourism operators, but nobody's pressing the panic button yet.
PERTH, Australia - The Australian Customs service has said that its officers have impounded an illegal shipment of ivory that was shipped from Malawi, and was en-route to Malaysia.
At least five people were killed when a typhoon hit western Pacific Ocean island in Chuuk state, officials said.
This morning, Tuesday, March 31, on a Nouméa - Auckland flight, began the code-share partnership between the two French companies in the Pacific.
After a 7.6 earthquake hit earlier in Samoa at 18.00 UTC, another 6.8 quake was measured 66 miles ENE of Hihfo, Tonga, 132 miles SW of Apia, Samoa, or 164 miles WSW of Tafuna, American Samoa.
A 7.7-magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea, approximately 54 kilometers southeast of Kokopo.
Solomon Airlines has advised its flagship Airbus A320, currently undergoing a scheduled annual service in Manila, Philippines, is now expected to return to full service on Monday, April 13.
The Southern Australian Island Province Tasmanian is optimistic about having a direct air link to China using Hobart's extended airport, after a trade mission meeting in the Chinese Fujian ...
A rescue attempt is underway to save a group of long-finned pilot whales that are washed up against a breakwater wall in Western Australia.
GOLDEN BAY, New Zealand - Fears are growing over the whereabouts of a Dutchman who failed to turn up to a planned dinner in Golden Bay last night.
HONIARA, Solomon Islands – Marking yet another major benchmark in its 53-year history Solomon Airlines has been awarded with its second IATA Operational Safety Audit Certification* (IOSA). ...
Tourism Australia has today announced the appointment of Andrew Hogg to the role of Regional General Manager Greater China, based in Shanghai.
eTN published a statement from Outrigger Hotels Resort earlier in ...
The 2015 Outrigger Resorts Global Showcase will visit Brisbane on March 24, Melbourne on March 25, Sydney on March 26, and Auckland on March 30.
Hawaii-based hotel company Outrigger sold all Outrigger Australia properties to the Australian-based Mantra Group.
SYDNEY, Australia - ICC Sydney will be home to the first community-funded solar energy project of its kind in the country, allowing members of the public to to buy shares in a social venture that ...
CHEVY CHASE, MD - The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, LLC and Fast Consortium (FEC), a leading Asian property developer, have signed an agreement for the development of The Ritz-Carlton, Melbourne ...
MELBOURNE, Australia - The introduction of plain packaging of tobacco products in Australia is delivering on its promise to restrict the ability of the pack to create appeal, according to the ...
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand businesses were looking for more skilled workers in February, with hospitality and tourism workers especially in demand.
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