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Information last updated 16 March 2022


New Zealand's borders open to vaccinated Australians from 11.59 pm on 12 April 2022, followed by fully vaccinated travellers from visa-waiver countries at 11.59pm on 2 May 2022.

Our team are uploading the most up-to-date information being shared on this page. As a community, we are here to support businesses, tourism operators, visitors and individuals impacted by COVID-19. Please do not feel you are dealing with this alone, contact our team here.  pad-top-0 pad-bot-0 vheight-default mike Grid  pad-top-0 pad-bot-0 vheight-default mike Grid  
Tairawhiti Gisborne - First to see the light

New Zealand is currently operating under the COVID-19 Protection Framework (traffic lights), Tairāwhiti may look and feel different as you travel throughout the region.

If you are planning to visit please do so responsibly by following the Tiaki Promise - respecting our people and place. 

Availability of visitor experiences across Tairāwhiti may be different at the moment. Please take time to research and plan your journey in advance to ensure you have a great holiday in Te Tairāwhiti.

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