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Keep up to date with the latest business news for the West Coast of New Zealand.

Aug. 31, 2021

DWC releases 2021 annual report

Development West Coast has released its annual report for the year ended 31 March 2021. The report highlights a year of extremes - economic disruptio…

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Aug. 31, 2021

DWC Delivery Rebate Scheme

DWC offers rebates of $10 per delivery to help West Coast businesses through Level 3.

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Aug. 31, 2021

Tourism support for Westland businesses

New business support for tourism operators in five South Island regions (including Westland) can be accessed from this week, with specialist local ag…

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Aug. 30, 2021

Domestic Visitor Perception Research August 2021

Domestic Visitor Perception Research August 2021

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Aug. 30, 2021

West Coast Tourism Strategy

Presentation: West Coast Tourism FY 2022 strategy and our activity as we transition through different COVID-19 levels.

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Aug. 23, 2021

COVID-19 Resurgence Support Payment now open

Applications are now open for the COVID-19 Resurgence Support Payment.

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Aug. 19, 2021

West Coast employment rates booming

Prior to the current snap lockdown, the West Coast economy was experiencing growth, driven by rising employment, a buoyant construction industry, boo…

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Aug. 13, 2021

West Coast delivers memorable Toyota incentive

PPG Events and West Coast Conferences & Events collaborated to create a memorable event for Toyota New Zealand.

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Aug. 4, 2021

DWC facilitates economic development priorities workshop

Around 100 participants attend West Coast economic development priorities workshop at Shantytown.

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Aug. 3, 2021

Free fuel vouchers to lure visitors to West Coast

To lessen the blow from the latest suspension of the trans-Tasman bubble, West Coast businesses have pulled together a deal offering travellers free …

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Aug. 2, 2021

NZ Realtors Rural Network Conference

The NZ Realtors Rural Network Conference was held on the West Coast in late July with over 70 representatives from across New Zealand attending the t…

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July 27, 2021

West Coast Visitor Trend Data - June 2021

Visitor trend data for the West Coast, for the month of June 2021 has now been released.

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