With both a permanent digital section on NZ Herald Online, two print publications, one in Tuesday’s The New Zealand Herald and the second in the Herald on Sunday, Travel is a definitive guide on travel for New Zealanders.

“Kiwis love to travel. Whether they’re looking for a bargain, a luxury meal, a camel-riding experience or a holiday with the kids, more New Zealanders fuel their wanderlust through our pages than in any other travel title.”

Winston Aldworth, Editor, Travel

"Sunday Travel has it all for the discerning, adventurous, tech-savvy, and open-minded traveller who likes style, quality and independence, and for whom great food and adventure are a big part of their experience." 

Sarah Daniell, Deputy Editor, Sunday Travel 

Travel provides a guide to national and international locations featuring everything from weekend breaks around New Zealand to the latest food trends around the globe for both the discerning traveller and the dreamer.

Travel caters to readers with varying budgets and travel objectives, and with a nation of avid travellers, and readers who are actively looking for travel getaways, is the perfect destination for brands that want to speak to a travel-minded audience.

Travel weekly features 

  •   Bar/Fly
  •   Flight Check
  •   Room Check
  •   Departure Lounge
  •   Travel opinion/humorous piece
  •   Elizabeth Easther – Kia Ora, small town
  •   My Holiday
  •   Across the Ditch (Australian content)
  •   Island Time (Pacific Island content)
  •   Discover America (USA content)
  •   Fortnightly Cruise feature
  •   Hot Deals

Sunday Travel content 

  • Where I’d Like To Be .. In a week, in a month, in a year: will include destinations featuring ads where possible.
  • Hits and Misses: A couple of paragraphs from a well-known personality on what was right and what went wrong on a past holiday.
  • Instagram Celeb holiday: 3x pics of celebrities and a paragraph on their latest holiday adventure.
  • Latest hip hotel, latest product, best bar/restaurant/café inside a hotel, best quirky new book: A sentence or two on each with an image and we’ll mix this up with two items featured each week.

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Reader Motivation

“I look to Travel as much for travel ideas, as I do for the enjoyment of reading about places I dream about visiting – in fact, these dreamscapes often find themselves on my ‘bucket list’ before too long!”

“I also enjoy reading about local destinations, travel is the inspiration I need for discovering more of New Zealand.”


Source: Nielsen CMI Fused Q1 15 - Q4 15 December 2015

"Travel readers bags are packed, with 82% intending to travel in the next 12 months: 75% domestically and 50% internationally.*"

Total Brand Audience


Monthly Digital Readership


Weekly Print Readership


Print Frequency

Twice weekly, Tuesday & Sunday