We love to see articles and footage about our spectacular region and encourage you to consider the West Coast of the Southern Alps for your next story - your audience will thank you for it. So untouched, so unspoilt - yet with just so much variety to offer. There's even espresso coffee, just like you get in the cities. And you all know how wonderful us Coasters are at being hospitable - you will never want to leave. The main message to get across is TAKE YOUR TIME, TAKE IT IN. Oh, and don't forget your camera.
Tourism West Coast are very happy to assist with your media enquiries. We can help you with:
Simply contact us to discuss your needs.
The West Coast offers a wide range of commercial photography & filming opportunities. Please note that due to the vast abundance of our conservation land, many locations may require a Department of Conservation film permit. More information is available here.
10 Best Things to Do on the West Coast - Let's Travel Oct/Nov 2013
Doing the Coast to Coast - Sunday Star Times Sunday 11th August 2013
Wild Yet Welcoming - Let's Travel Magazine Winter 2013
Ki Ora Greymouth - NZ Herald Nov. 2013
Lonely Planet Hails West Coast - NZ Herald online Nov 2013
West Coast in Lonely Planet - Stuff Nov 2013
Our New Zealand - Kiwirail : Winter edition
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We love to hosting Media Visits so you can experience first hand the wonder of the West Coast of the Southern Alps. Familiarisations trips are a fantastic option for getting to know our area. It doesn't matter whether you are looking for the latest action packed adrenalin encounter, want to delve into local history or soak in an exquisite sunset surrounded by stunning scenery - we have it all here for you. For a taste of what we have to offer, check out our Things To Do pages. Contact our team for expert information, story angles and what's new.