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Living the dream

We're a forward-thinking destination management organisation with the aspirational goal of leading a regenerative tourism sector. If you love tourism and the Coastal Bay of Plenty, you might be exactly who we need in our team.


About us

Tāpoi te Moananui ā Toi | Tourism Bay of Plenty is a not-for-profit organisation that takes the lead role in managing the Coastal Bay of Plenty as a thriving tourism destination and growing the region’s visitor economy in a sustainable, and ultimately regenerative way.

We work closely with industry sectors including travel trade, cruise lines, domestic and international media, visitor services, events, and local tourism businesses to create a visitor experience that benefits the community and works within our environment and unique culture.

We are on a mission to “lead the prosperity of our people and place through tourism” and our company culture is connected to a meaningful set of values:

  • we care | manaakitanga
  • we are better together | kotahitanga
  • we make a difference | whakamanatanga
  • we love to inspire | auahatanga

Read more about who we are and what we do.


  • The chance to work in the beautiful Bay of Plenty, close to some of New Zealand’s best beaches.   
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to Tauranga and the Bay of Plenty region.    
  • Regular opportunities to get out and discover the Bay’s tourism experiences and operators first hand.   
  • Great Tauranga city centre office location with stunning views over Tauranga Harbour.    
  • Flexible working hours and a supportive ‘work from home’ day each week.  
  • Subsidised health insurance and free OCP (counselling service).    
  • Annual leave of five weeks per annum (following 12-months' service with the organisation)  
  • A supportive culture that strives for work-life balance, mahi tahi (collaboration) and fun!