Visit Devonport is dedicated to showcasing the best of Devonport to international, national and local visitors. We promote Devonport as unique and must-see destination within Auckland.
Direct tourism online
The development of this website reflects the current travel and tourism market with the rise of the free independent traveller (FIT) for both long-haul and short-haul travel. Consumers planning and booking their own travel arrangements continues to be a growing global trend.
Promoting your business with Visit Devonport
Visitdevonport.co.nz provides a content rich and engaging website which will inspire visitors to pre-plan their visit and include Devonport within their itinerary. When you list on Visit Devonport you will be promoting your business on a dedicated website showcasing Devonport to visitors from New Zealand and around the world.
Creating your listing profile
As a participant you will receive your own profile page that includes; photos, business details, contact information, a Google map and social media distribution links. Your profile allows each visitor to find out more about your business, how to contact you, where you operate and the ability to spread the word about you via social media.
The administration fee for your listing on the Visit Devonport website is $49.00 plus GST for each six month period. This fee covers the cost of administration and loading your specific business details to www.visitdevonport.co.nz
To help us create a high quality profile for your business and to make sure visitors get the best impression of what you have to offer, we have outlined several key requirements.
Please supply six to eight high quality images of your business or activities at a resolution of 72ppi and file size of 120k or more. The images need to be landscape 589px × 349px in size to fit our image slider. Alternatively you can provide the high res originals and we will crop them to fit.
Please supply a well written description of your business or tourist activity. This ensures that our visitors are excited and enticed by what they read and want to choose your offering. We recommend you aim for approximately 200 to 250 words depending on your required layout.
To create the summary element copy for the SIMILAR section of the website, try to give the visitor a topline summary of your business or attraction. The copy should be approximately 32 words in length and engage the reader to want to find out more!
Need help refining your information to create a unique profile of your business? If you require professional copywriting support for your profile we are able to provide access to professional services at competitive rates. Additionally if you require professional photography support we can also provide access to professional services.
Showcasing your business with a custom advertisement
You can increase your online presence with a custom advertisement on Visitdevonport.co.nz, making it easier for visitors to find your business. You can select either a Banner or a Panel advertisement to suit your requirements which can be linked to your website or profile page. Please contact us directly if you would like to take the next step towards promoting your business.
Making Devonport accommodation booking easier
Visitdevonport.co.nz also features Devonport accommodation and allows visitors to see a consolidated view of room availability and pre-book their accommodation before they arrive in Auckland providing Devonport businesses with a greater share of the visitor spend.
If you would like to promote your accommodation business more effectively and drive bookings, talk to us about incorporating the Bookit direct booking system into your business.
Supporting Devonport’s growth
Active businesses on the Visit Devonport website will also gain access to promotional opportunities via our social media communication and other partnership activities throughout the year. We plan to progressively implement promotional opportunities to develop the Devonport visitor offer.
Partnerships and joint ventures
We continue to work with key partners in the tourism and travel trade market including ATEED to effectively promote Devonport. We believe there is great potential in the area of joint marketing for Devonport and its business community.
Terms and Conditions
Our Terms & Conditions apply to you and your listing when using the VISIT DEVONPORT website and receiving any services offered by VISIT DEVONPORT. Please refer to our Terms & Conditions as use of this website confirms your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.