Bella's in charge of running food and Sione's main job is collecting the dishes - all in a day's work for Cobb & Co's two robotic staff members.
The date for Aotearoa's border to be open to all has been brought forward from October.
The fee is added to a customer's ticket when they fly or travel by ferry.
1News can reveal the Government's planning on lifting the ban in time for the busy tourism season.
Terminals have been proposed in the lower south, but with tourists still at a trickle, there is a call to make better use of existing facilities.
The national carrier Utilises the story of Tiaki the guardians in the new video.
Bookings data shows 80% of bunk space was booked by New Zealanders for the 2022/23 season.
The Rangiriri Pā opened to the public on Saturday as part of new iwi-led tourism venture.
Rental car companies are having problems rebuilding fleets after culling more than half of their cars over two years and with manufacturer supply issues offshore.
With New Zealand’s borders starting to reopen, Kiwi businesses are having to be innovative to attract the lucrative tourist dollar.
Some South Island tourism and hospitality firms want a temporary exemption to the Government's new Accredited Employer Work Visa.
Malaysian Airlines and LATAM are two of the international carriers that returned to our skies in recent days.
The event touted to attract thousands of visitors, particularly to Auckland's waterfront, where the rally village and service centre will be based.
The Southland District Council wants to triple the charge tourists pay in its visitor levy scheme.
Travel agents say they’re seeing an increase in business since the Government's border announcement.
While visitor numbers are low, pay packets are getting a boost, thanks to Government-funded conservation work.
David Gatward-Ferguson says two years into the pandemic he's gone from feeling "bulletproof" to on the brink of collapse.
Although the movie is partially set in New York city, it's entirely filmed in New Zealand, with a mostly Kiwi cast.
Fox Glacier Guiding's Rob Jewell says the last two years have been a long and tough haul. He wants to have some certainty moving forward.
Grant Harnish's been in business for 30 years, but has never seen Paihia so quiet.