Media Centre

The House of Travel Media Centre and House of Travel’s media team are the best initial points of contact for journalists with inquiries about our company and our industry. The Media Centre stores all of House of Travel’s media releases, including retail and brand news and accompanying images. 

 

For any media enquiries please contact:

Brent Thomas
brent@hot.co.nz


 

 

 

 

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Spotlight on Cruising in Upcoming House of Travel Expo

31 July 2012
With the continued interest in cruising, House of Travel will be placing the spotlight of its August Expo specifically on the Cruise category. The New Zealand market for cruise grew by 32% in 2011, demonstrating the strength in demand by kiwis, wanting to holiday at sea.

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How Kiwis See the World” Photo Competition winners announced
27 July 2012
House of Travel has announced the winners of its “How Kiwis See the World” photo competition which has been running throughout the month of July. The Grand Prize Winner was Campbell Maunder of Masterton, whose brooding photo of a storm brewing over rice paddy fields, taken in Kuta, Indonesia, took the coveted first prize.

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House of Travel calls for public to choose - “How Kiwis See the World”
16 July 2012
House of Travel has lauded the first phase of its “How Kiwi’s See the World” photo competition a success, with over 7000 photo entries captured in ten days.

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House of Travel welcomes new Hawaiian Airlines services
16 July 2012
House of Travel is welcoming the announcement on the return of New Zealand services by Hawaiian Airlines. Next year, the US carrier will commence non-stop flights between Auckland and Honolulu, three times a week from the 14th March.

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Orbit has been successful in All-of-Government Travel Management Services Tender
09 July 2012
Orbit Corporate Travel was today officially appointed to the Travel Management Services Panel under an All–of-Government (AOG) tender.
 
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House of Travel’s New Take on How Kiwis See the World
02 July 2012
House of Travel is looking through a different lens at How Kiwis See the World. Reinvigorating it’s mantra, the New Zealand owned and operated travel chain is joining forces with Qantas, Canon and media partner TVNZ Breakfast to capture the best photos of New Zealanders holidaying around the world.  

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Popular Destination UK boosted further by Queen’s Jubilee Celebrations
7th June 2012
The Queen’s Jubilee celebrations have shone a spot light on London and the UK. House of Travel has reported strong demand for travel by kiwis throughout the 2012 Northern Summer season.

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House of Travel takes Top 5 Workplace Position
10th May 2012
House of Travel took a top 5 position in the National Randstad Awards for Employer Branding, held last week at the Pullman Hotel, Auckland.

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New Car Prize tops 70th Birthday treat for House of Travel Winner
April 20, 2012
Booking a 70th birthday treat has turned into a prize winning bonanza for one lucky House of Travel customer.

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House of Travel announces Top 10 Most Popular Destinations for Travelling with Kids
April 2, 2012
With school holidays just around the corner, House of Travel has released its Top 10 Destinations for Travelling with Children for 2012.

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Kiwis still opting to Cruise in record numbers
21 March, 2012
The robust kiwi dollar and proliferation of options is helping the cruise market grow from strength to strength. The perception of cruising continues to evolve as Cruise companies introduce new ships and itineraries that cater to younger segments of the market.

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House of Travel partners with Rugby Stars
14 March, 2012
House of Travel is backing the New Zealand Rugby Players Association with a four-person team to compete in the Orion Health GODZone Adventure Challenge.  The team will fund-raise for the national children’s hospital Starship, in the 2012 Orion Health GODZone Adventure Race in April.

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Air Asia X’s departure disappointing news for holidaying Kiwis
12 March, 2012
The announcement of Air Asia X’s withdrawal of Christchurch services today is a deep disappointment to House of Travel agents throughout New Zealand, and particularly the South Island.  The withdrawal means that Christchurch will no longer enjoy direct services to the exotic South East Asian destination of Malaysia.

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