Send us your Tauranga tourism, travel and leisure related media/materials for possible inclusion within the taurangatourism.com website and/or affiliate online Tauranga City guides and web pages.
Submission Conditions & Guidelines
▫︎ All media/materials in the form of photo images, videos, blog entries/written articles and/or other media or material content is deemed to be given/submitted to Tauranga Tourism, with the permission of the relevant media/materials owner/s and/or author/s.
This, in acceptance that any/all of the media/materials submitted to Tauranga Tourism via email to the dedicated email address as detailed on this page, may be published in full, or in part, on/within the taurangatourism.com website and/or affiliate companies' websites and Tauranga Tourism Guides.
▫︎ All media/materials published online will credit the owner/s and/or author/s, and will be removed from any/all publication/s on the request of the same owner/s and/or author/s. All ownership rights, including trademark and copyright will remain with the owner/s and/or author/s. It is understood by all parties that no financial reward will be given for any media/materials submitted to Tauranga Tourism for the purposes mentioned herein. Tauranga Tourism will not be responsible for acquiring any other permission/s or licence/s that may be required in order to publish any media/materials submitted. All media/materials submitted to Tauranga Tourism for possible publication as mentioned herein, must be the personal property of, and/or owned by, and/or licensed to, the named person, business, organisation, society or club responsible for submitting the media/materials to Tauranga Tourism via the dedicated email address: email@example.com. Any media/materials that contain content of a personal, identifiable nature, must include the approval and permission to publish from the person/s whom are personally identifiable, named or depicted. It is a requirement that any media/materials that contain identifiable images, or information relating to children, must be given/submitted with the approval and permission of the parent/s or legal guardian of the child/children concerned.
▫︎ Tauranga and Bay of Plenty tourism, travel and leisure related businesses, organisations, societies and clubs are welcome to submit their media/materials in acceptance of these Conditions & Guidelines (this includes professional or amateur/hobby photographers, bloggers, artists, musicians, performers and other interested persons/parties that are permanently resident in Tauranga and/or the Bay of Plenty region).
▫︎ Tauranga Tourism Limited (referred to on this page as Tauranga Tourism, together with its affiliate companies, Visit Bay of Plenty Limited and Bay of Plenty Tourism, Travel & Leisure Limited, encourage ethical marketing strategies that promote the unique character and identity of Tauranga, Tauranga City and the Bay of Plenty region.
In order to provide users of this website with a fair and responsible representation of our city, its history, people and natural environment, we will not publish any media/materials that, in our reasonable judgement, may be untruthful, unsafe, exaggerated, manipulated or staged. This includes unrealistic and/or 'heavily' photoshopped images, dangerous activities, or situations that may involve the wilful harassment of wildlife, damage to property or the environment, or circumstances that may put any person or creature in danger or stress, for the sake of capturing an image or video footage.
Whilst we do make every effort to include or link to many of the media/materials received, we cannot guarantee that all requests will be facilitated and that all submissions will be published. Some media/materials may be published at a later/future date (without notification) when certain web pages are updated, or when a suitable space/allocation becomes available.
▫︎ Your Tauranga/Bay of Plenty tourism, travel and leisure related media/materials (in any format or size), together with relevant links to:
By submitting your media/materials to the dedicated email address above,
you agree to, and accept the above Submission Conditions & Guidelines.
▫︎ Please include your full name or business/organisation/society/club name, together with contact email address and a short description of the media/materials included, including an approximate 'photo location' for any photo image/s submitted.
If you would like us to publish a brief description together with your photo image/s, or other media/materials, please let us know.
We thank you for submitting your natural images and reallife experiences by everyday people who love our lifestyle city, Tauranga.