Community Development

Community development

Tourism, ICT and Community Development: Enhancing experiences, strengthening economies

Professor Simon Milne (Director NZTRI) will give a presentation as part of the 2013 Vice-Chancellor’s Lecture Series at the University of Auckland.  The theme of the four lectures in the series is: The Internet: Today and the Future.

Date: Thursday 10 October, 7-8pm
Location: Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre, Ground Floor, Chemistry Building, 23 Symonds Street (City Campus). University of Auckland.

Building & Benefiting from the Visitor Industry in South Kaipara

Business and community go hand and hand when it comes to developing the visitor industry. Visitors are increasingly looking to get a ‘sense of place’ when they travel, they don’t just want to rush through towns and communities – they want the opportunity to engage with the experiences that surround them, to slow down.

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Puhoi to Pakiri draft Visitor Strategy presented at public meeting

The Puhoi to Pakiri region – which stretches from Puhoi in the south to Pakiri in the north, and includes Leigh, Matakana, Mahurangi and Warkworth – has experienced rapid development both as a tourism and lifestyle destination over recent years.Tourism in the area provides local people with employment and recreation opportunities and is vital to the Rodney economy.

 

Publication Date: 
Wed, 09/07/2011 (All day)
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