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News and Events: Tourism

The Department of Tourism regularly features in the media; with exciting research, opinion pieces, comment and expertise from our research-active staff.

During the year, the Department also hosts many public lectures and events from our researchers and subject experts. For Tourism staff, we have a newsletter and an upcoming departmental seminars calendar, ensuring that everyone is kept up-to-date.

Find out more about Tourism news and events at Otago

Please visit the pages below for stories on Tourism staff, students or research or information on seminars, events and lectures.

Media Features

News stories and features from national and international media featuring the Department of Tourism, plus Tourism features from He Kitenga (Otago's high-quality research publication) and the University of Otago Magazine.

Media Releases

The latest University of Otago media releases featuring Tourism.

Upcoming Departmental Seminars

A calendar of seminars, conferences, and special events for Tourism.

University joins prestigious global tourism network

Wednesday, 31 January 2018 2:57pm

Research and learning in tourism stands to significantly benefit from the University of Otago being given access to a prestigious global network, the World Leisure Organization (WLO).