scoop.co.nz 19 Mar, 2021 02:45 am

Air New Zealand Sets Sights On Hobart

Air New Zealand Sets Sights On Hobart
Air New Zealand is thrilled to announce it is adding Hobart as its tenth Australian destination. The airline will be launching a non-stop service between Auckland and Hobart once quarantine-free travel is up and running. Air New Zealand Chief Executive ...

Air New Zealand is thrilled to announce it is adding Hobart as its tenth Australian destination.Air New Zealand Chief Executive Officer Greg Foran says he expects this new route to be a great attraction for both Kiwis and Tasmanians."This route will be a much-needed economic boost for New Zealand's tourism industry." While New Zealand will be a key destination for Tasmanians, the route will open opportunities for Kiwis too.

“Similarly, we know Tasmanians love to visit New Zealand and this non-stop service to Auckland will make it that much easier to get out into our great outdoors and access our winter playgrounds.” Tasmanian Premier Peter Gutwein says the announcement today of the new non-stop flights to Hobart from New Zealand is a significant opportunity for both destinations.

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