Rotorua awards 3000th Facebook fan

As part of my day job at Destination Rotorua Tourism Marketing as Web Development Coordinator I setup and maintain the official Rotorua Facebook fanpage. Along with Craig Hammond, rx the Domestic and Events Marketing Coordinator, discount we keep the posts and updates coming that automatically get posted to our official Rotorua Twitter account. On March… Continue reading Rotorua awards 3000th Facebook fan

Caught in the act of bowls

Every Thursday this month, Craig Hammond and James Fitzgerald, two workmates from Destination Rotorua Tourism Marketing and I are playing bowls at a local Rotorua bowling club taking being part of Mates in Bowls. The first week there was a local photographer down there snapping away and took our names and phone numbers. I was… Continue reading Caught in the act of bowls

Rotorua information website widget

Today I finished a information widget for that allows people to have the following on their own website. It uses an iFrame to show a page from the site. It gives us some control over Rotorua content that people are putting on their websites. It uses the Mootools javascript library for the pop-out… Continue reading Rotorua information website widget

Melbourne Cup at Agroventures, Rotorua

There’s plenty of fun to be had at Agroventures in Rotorua. With five different adventure activities all on the one property, you’d be hard pressed to find a better place to enjoy Rotorua if you enjoy a little adrenaline pumping action. Our office staff at Destination Rotorua Tourism Marketing were invited out to Agroventures this… Continue reading Melbourne Cup at Agroventures, Rotorua

My 12,000ft Skydive

NOTE: View photos and video at the bottom of this page Today I was lumped with the job of looking after six media delegates from around the world on a trip out to the Rotorua Airport for a complementary Skydive with N-Zone while they were in town for TRENZ ’08. A bit out of the… Continue reading My 12,000ft Skydive