Welcome to New Zealand Major Events – Investing in World Class Events
New Zealand Government works in partnership with the event sector to support New Zealand’s growing reputation as an
attractive destination for major events of global significance.
Major Events News - In focus
Rugby 2017 Festival Website now live
The Rugby 2017 Festival (the official DHL New Zealand Lions Series 2017 programme) has launched a website to provide information about the goings on of the festival.
Major Events Fund invests in World Long Range Rifle Championships
The Government will invest up to $255,000 in the World Long Range Rifle Championships in 2019, with over 440 international participants expected to attend from key tourism and trade markets.
The Government invests $5.5m to support major golfing events in NZ
On 8 March 2017 Economic Development Minister Simon Bridges and Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman announced a $5.5 million investment into two major golfing events.