Below statement can be attributed to Deborah Gray, Tourism New Zealand General Manager, Corporate Affairs.
“It is impossible to predict the impact this may have on tourism.
Our international teams have been contacted by trade partners and we know that interest in the impact of the quakes, is high.
We will be responding to questions as we can, as more information becomes available”
“For the most up to date information, visitors should listen to the radio or keep an eye on news websites and official social media channels.
“Visitors who have concerns regarding future or current travel arrangements, should contact their tour, accommodation or transport operator”.
“Visitors in New Zealand can also contact a local i-SITE information centre for support with travel arrangements”.
“International visitors seeking additional assistance should contact their Embassy”.