Our Members

Our members include anyone with an interest in New Zealand cruise tourism. Ranging from owner operated businesses to large organisations, we are all united with a common purpose of supporting and growing the cruise sector.

Tier Level Organisation Contact Title Email Region Category Organisation Name
1 Gold Auckland Unlimited Annie Dundas Head of Visitor Economy Auckland RTO Auckland Unlimited
1 Gold Carnival Australia Paul Mifsud Senior Director Port Operations International Cruise Line Carnival Australia
1 Gold CentrePort Wellington Andrew Locke General Manager Commercial Wellington Port CentrePort Wellington
1 Gold Environment Southland Lyndon Cleaver Harbourmaster/Maritime Manager Southland Local Government Environment Southland
1 Gold ID New Zealand Jeremy Palmer Managing Director National Ground Handler ID New Zealand
1 Gold Ponant Cruise Co Ltd Maxime Farrenq CFO & General Manager Operations International Cruise Line Ponant Cruise Co Ltd
1 Gold Port of Napier David Kriel General Manager, Commercial Hawkes Bay Port Port of Napier
1 Gold Port of Tauranga Blair Hamill Commercial Manager Bay of Plenty Port Port of Tauranga
1 Gold Port Otago Kevin Winders Chief Executive Otago Port Port Otago
1 Gold Ports of Auckland Avinash Murthy Manager, Marine and Cruise Operations Auckland Port Ports of Auckland
1 Gold RCL Cruises Ltd Sheldon Thompson Port and Product Operations Manager International Cruise Line RCL Cruises Ltd
2 Silver Air New Zealand Jenny Simpson Market Development Inbound National Airline Air New Zealand
2 Silver ChristchurchNZ Kath Low Head of Tourism Canterbury RTO ChristchurchNZ
2 Silver Dunedin City Council (Enterprise Dunedin) Louise van de Vlierd Manager i-Site and Destination Cruise Otago RTO Dunedin City Council (Enterprise Dunedin)
2 Silver House of Travel Cruise Jeff Leckey General Manager Cruise National Tourism Operator House of Travel Cruise
2 Silver Tourism Bay of Plenty Oscar Nathan Chief Executive Officer Bay of Plenty RTO Tourism Bay of Plenty
2 Silver Northland Inc Tania Burt General Manager Destination Northland RTO Northland Inc
2 Silver Pounamu Tourism Group Paul Jackson Managing Director National Tourism Operator Pounamu Tourism Group
2 Silver PPG Tours Tony Regan CEO National Ground Handler PPG Tours
3 Bronze ACCOR (AAPC Properties Ltd) Reno Verikakis Director, Luxury Sales & Partnerships Auckland Accommodation ACCOR (AAPC Properties Ltd)
3 Bronze Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira Vira Manley Tourism & Event Sales Manager Auckland Tourism Operator Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira
3 Bronze Bay Providors Mayank Saini Director Bay of Plenty Supplier Bay Providors
3 Bronze Bentley Coachlines Liam Bentley Manager Canterbury Transport Bentley Coachlines
3 Bronze Black Cat Cruises Paul Milligan Chief Executive Canterbury Tourism Operator Black Cat Cruises
3 Bronze Cordis Auckland Sarwan Singh Director of Sales - Travel Industry Auckland Accommodation Cordis Auckland
3 Bronze Destination Kaikoura Lisa Bond General Manager Canterbury RTO Destination Kaikoura
3 Bronze Destination Marlborough Tracey Green General Manager Marlborough RTO Destination Marlborough
3 Bronze DFS New Zealand Ltd Cristian Quinones Senior Talent Support Specialist Auckland Tourism Operator DFS New Zealand Ltd
3 Bronze Entrada Travel Group Sam Peate General Manager National Transport Entrada Travel Group
3 Bronze Explore Group Alyson Curran General Manager - Auckland Auckland Tourism Operator Explore Group
3 Bronze General Travel NZ Anna Black General Manager National Ground Handler General Travel NZ
3 Bronze Hasslefree Tours Mark Gilbert Managing Director Canterbury Tourism Operator Hasslefree Tours
3 Bronze Hawke’s Bay Tourism Hamish Saxton General Manager Hawkes Bay RTO Hawke’s Bay Tourism
3 Bronze IHG Hotel Group Kelly Williamson Area Director of Sales & Marketing National Accommodation IHG Hotels
3 Bronze Independent Provedoring Winsome Dormer Managing Director Canterbury Supplier Independent Provedoring
3 Bronze Kiwifruit Country Tours Ltd (Kiwi360) Graeme Crossman Managing Director Bay of Plenty Tourism Operator Kiwifruit Country Tours Ltd (Kiwi360)
3 Bronze Lyttelton Port Company Simon Munt Chief Customer & Supply Chain Officer Canterbury Port Lyttelton Port Company
3 Bronze Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Philip Louie Visitor Services Manager Wellington Tourism Operator Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
3 Bronze Napier i-SITE Visitor Centre Jane Libby Manager Hawkes Bay RTO Napier i-SITE Visitor Centre
3 Bronze Ngai Tahu Tourism David Hurst Head of International Sales National Tourism Operator Ngai Tahu Tourism
3 Bronze Northport Ltd Jon Moore Chief Executive Northland Port Northport Ltd
3 Bronze Polynesian Spa Vicki Jessop Sales and Marketing Manager Bay of Plenty Tourism Operator Polynesian Spa
3 Bronze Port Taranaki Ross Dingle Head of Commercial Taranaki Port Port Taranaki
3 Bronze Primeport Timaru Phil Melhopt Chief Executive Canterbury Port Primeport Timaru
3 Bronze Pro-Invest NZ Hotels Emma Nand Director of Sales - New Zealand National Accommodation Pro-Invest NZ Hotels
3 Bronze Rambler Coachlines James Ford-Hathaway Managing Director Wellington Transport Rambler Coachlines
3 Bronze Ritchies Transport Holdings Ltd Tim Briscoe General Manager National Transport Ritchies Transport Holdings Ltd
3 Bronze Skyline Rotorua Lynley Martin Conference & Incentive Sales Executive bay of Plenty Tourism Operator Skyline Rotorua
3 Bronze Te Puia Sean Marsh General Manager Sales & Marketing Bay of Plenty Tourism Operator Te Puia
3 Bronze Uzabus Justin Allan Managing Director Bay of Plenty Transport Uzabus
3 Bronze Venture Taranaki Trust Brylee Flutey GM - Destination Taranaki RTO Venture Taranaki Trust
3 Bronze Waitangi Treaty Grounds Nineke Metz Marketing Manager Northland Tourism Operator Waitangi Treaty Grounds
3 Bronze WellingtonNZ Jo Heaton Tourism and Visitor Economy Manager Wellington RTO WellingtonNZ
3 Bronze Wellington Cable Car Tansy Tompkins CEO Wellington Tourism Operator Wellington Cable Car
3 Bronze Whangarei District Council Tania Robson District Development Coordinator Northland Local Government Whangarei District Council
4 Associate Aotea NZ Richard Hanson General Manager National Retail Aotea NZ
4 Associate Auckland Adventure Park Steve Wilkinson Auckland Tourism Operator Auckland Adventure Park
4 Associate Beachcomber Cruises Jessica Jones General Manager Picton Tourism Operator Beachcomber Cruises
4 Associate Christchurch Adventure Park Anne Newman General Manager Canterbury Tourism Operator Christchurch Adventure Park
4 Associate Christchurch Attractions Christy Martin Business Development Manager Canterbury Tourism Operator Christchurch Attractions
4 Associate Dive Tatapouri Chris Savage Owner/Operator Gisborne Tourism Operator Dive Tatapouri
4 Associate EcoZip Adventures Gavin Oliver Managing Director Auckland Tourism Operator EcoZip Adventures
4 Associate Gannet Safaris Sophie Phillips General Manager Hawkes Bay Tourism Operator Gannet Safaris
4 Associate Pink Limo Wendy Cunningham General Manager Canterbury Transport Pink Limo
4 Associate RealNZ Fiona Boffy National Sales Manager National Tourism Operator RealNZ
4 Associate South Pacific Helicopters - Wings Over Whales Tania Ross Marketing & Partnerships Manager Kaikoura Tourism Operator South Pacific Helicopters - Wings Over Whales
4 Associate The Big Foody Elle Armon-Jones Owner/operator Auckland Tourism Operator The Big Foody
4 Associate Tranzit Coachlines Wellington Jenna Snelgrove Marketing Manager Wellington Transport Tranzit Coachlines
4 Associate Weta Workshop Sam Holdich Area Manager Auckland Auckland Tourism Operator Weta Workshop
5 SP Tourism New Zealand Paul Yeo Industry Relations Manager National SP Tourism New Zealand
5 SP Tourism Industry Aotearoa Rebecca Ingram Chief Executive National SP Tourism Industry Aotearoa
5 SP Life Member Kevin O'Sullivan National SP Kevin O'Sullivan
5 SP Life Member Craig Harris National SP Craig Harris
Tier Level Region Category Organisation Name

SP = Strategic Partner