Housemart recognised with two property management industry awards

Housemart recognised with two property management industry awards

MEDIA RELEASE FROM HOUSEMART, QUEENSTOWN November 10, 2017. For immediate release Southern Lakes property management specialists Housemart have won two prestigious industry awards at the annual Leading Property Managers New Zealand Awards in Queenstown last night. Housemart won the Excellence in Customer Service Award and property manager Nina Boyes won the Rising Star (Property Management) […]

AJ Hackett opens adventure hot spot in Singapore

AJ Hackett opens adventure hot spot in Singapore

MEDIA RELEASE FROM AJ HACKETT INTERNATIONAL November 3, 2017. For immediate release World-leading Kiwi adventure tourism pioneer AJ Hackett last night opened a major tourism venture in Singapore’s Sentosa Island. AJ Hackett Sentosa was officially opened by the New Zealand High Commissioner, His Excellency Dr Jonathan Edward Austin, in a formal ceremony. The highly-anticipated $SGD13 […]

Skyline Queenstown hosts community celebrations to mark 50th birthday

Skyline Queenstown hosts community celebrations to mark 50th birthday

MEDIA RELEASE FROM SKYLINE QUEENSTOWN November 1, 2017. For immediate release. Skyline Queenstown has today announced it will be hosting two fantastic community events to celebrate its 50th anniversary this month. New Zealand’s most visited-tourist attraction invites the Queenstown community to an entertaining Kids Go Free morning on November 11, 2017, as well as a special […]

Skyline Queenstown releases staggering stats

Skyline Queenstown releases staggering stats

MEDIA RELEASE FROM SKYLINE QUEENSTOWN October 27, 2017. For immediate release. Seventeen million gondola rides, 12 million Luge experiences, 850,000 pints of beer, 350,000 rotisserie chickens, 65 tonnes of coffee beans – these staggering statistics have all been enjoyed by Skyline Queenstown’s millions of domestic and international visitors in the last 50 years. New Zealand’s […]

Grace Jones’ Queenstown concert sells out

Grace Jones’ Queenstown concert sells out

MEDIA RELEASE FROM RHYTHM & ALPS, WANAKA October 19, 2017. For immediate release Tickets to the first-ever New Zealand show of legendary singer-songwriter and style icon Grace Jones have sold out. The limited-capacity concert at Queenstown Events Centre, which was announced on Tuesday morning, was all but sold out within the first 12 hours, with […]

Superstar Grace Jones to perform in Queenstown

Superstar Grace Jones to perform in Queenstown

MEDIA RELEASE FROM RHYTHM & ALPS, WANAKA October 17, 2017. For immediate release Legendary singer-songwriter, supermodel, actress and style icon Grace Jones will perform her first-ever New Zealand show in Queenstown next year. One of the original Queens of Disco, Jones has been pushing the boundaries in music, fashion, art and life since the 1970s. […]

Local optometrist launches innovative eye service at OCULA

Local optometrist launches innovative eye service at OCULA

MEDIA RELEASE FROM OCULA, QUEENSTOWN & WANAKA October 17, 2017. For immediate release

        Leading optometry practice OCULA has launched a specialist eye service integrating three disciplines of eye care – the first of its kind in New Zealand. The specialist orthoptic service – offered through OCULA’s Queenstown and Wanaka practices – combines the expertise […]

Ignite Wanaka Business Awards finalists announced

Ignite Wanaka Business Awards finalists announced

MEDIA RELEASE FROM IGNITE WANAKA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, WANAKA 11 October 2017. For immediate release Finalists for the 2017 Ignite Wanaka Business Awards have been announced, with judges impressed by innovation, passion and strong financial performance among entrants. Almost 50 businesses from around Wanaka entered the awards, which is in its second year, and this year […]

Skyline Enterprises advances investigations into Franz Josef Gondola project

Skyline Enterprises advances investigations into Franz Josef Gondola project

MEDIA RELEASE FROM SKYLINE ENTERPRISES, QUEENSTOWN October 2, 2017. For immediate release Skyline Enterprises is progressing investigations into its Franz Josef Glacier Gondola project with the retreat of the area’s winter snow. The company has been advancing extensive geotechnical surveys to identify the best route for the positioning of gondola towers. Survey work has been […]

America’s Cup set to visit the Wanaka Yacht Club

America’s Cup set to visit the Wanaka Yacht Club

MEDIA RELEASE FROM WANAKA YACHT CLUB, WANAKA September 25, 2017. For immediate release The Wanaka Yacht Club is inviting the local community to have lunch with one of the world’s most coveted trophies – the America’s Cup – when it travels to Wanaka next month. The Auld Mug will visit Wanaka for the first time […]

Best lineup yet confirmed for Rhythm & Alps 2017

Best lineup yet confirmed for Rhythm & Alps 2017

MEDIA RELEASE FROM RHYTHM & ALPS, WANAKA August 22, 2017. For immediate release Rhythm & Alps has today announced New Zealand’s strongest New Year’s lineup for its annual three-day festival in Wanaka. The South Island’s biggest New Year’s party has dropped an immense first lineup of artists, including international superstar TASH SULTANA and Kiwi success […]

New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty welcomes Queenstown’s first female sales team

New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty welcomes Queenstown’s first female sales team

MEDIA RELEASE FROM NEW ZEALAND SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY August 17, 2017. For immediate release. Premium real estate agency New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty (NZSIR) welcomes Queenstown’s first female real estate sales team later this year. Sarena Glass and Sarah McBride have collectively more than 35 years’ experience in Queenstown property and bring a wealth of […]

Local businesses called to enter 2017 Ignite Wanaka Business Awards

Local businesses called to enter 2017 Ignite Wanaka Business Awards

MEDIA RELEASE FROM IGNITE WANAKA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, WANAKA 16 August 2017. For immediate release Wanaka’s flourishing business community has another opportunity to celebrate success with the launch of this year’s Ignite Wanaka Business Awards. Entries to the Ignite Wanaka Business Awards in partnership with Milford Asset Management open today, alongside the announcement of two […]

Queenstown labour workforce continues to feel the pinch, survey findings reveal

Queenstown labour workforce continues to feel the pinch, survey findings reveal

MEDIA RELEASE FROM QUEENSTOWN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, QUEENSTOWN August 11, 2017. For immediate release Queenstown businesses affected by labour and skills shortages are experiencing a greater gap between current and ideal staffing levels, a new report has found. The Queenstown Lakes District Labour and Accommodation Survey Report, commissioned by the Queenstown Chamber of Commerce, contains […]

Queenstown Holiday Inn Express® consent to be publicly notified

Queenstown Holiday Inn Express® consent to be publicly notified

MEDIA RELEASE FROM PRO-INVEST GROUP, SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA August 7, 2017. For immediate release  Developers of a proposed $60 million hotel in central Queenstown have made the decision to publicly notify its resource consent application. International private equity real estate firm Pro-invest Group is seeking consent to establish a 227-room Queenstown Holiday Inn Express® on the […]

Wanaka’s The Bakery Wholesale secures silver at Supreme Pie Awards

Wanaka’s The Bakery Wholesale secures silver at Supreme Pie Awards

MEDIA RELEASE FROM THE BAKERY WHOLESALE, WANAKA August 4, 2017. For immediate release Wanaka-based business The Bakery Wholesale has picked up an outstanding accolade at this year’s NZ Bakels Supreme Pie Awards. The leading pie-makers have won silver in the coveted Commercial Wholesale category for their mince and cheese pie. Entry into the exclusive category […]

Scope Media celebrates fourth anniversary with rebrand

Scope Media celebrates fourth anniversary with rebrand

MEDIA RELEASE FROM SCOPE MEDIA, WANAKA June 12, 2017. For immediate release Southern Lakes communications and PR agency Scope Media today launches a rebrand to coincide with its fourth year in business. Since forming in June 2013, Scope Media has grown and its service offering has evolved to respond to an ever-changing media environment. As […]

Skyline Queenstown celebrates 50th anniversary

Skyline Queenstown celebrates 50th anniversary

MEDIA RELEASE FROM SKYLINE QUEENSTOWN June 8, 2017. For immediate release. New Zealand’s most-visited tourist attraction, Skyline Queenstown, today kicks off five months of community-focused celebrations to mark its 50th anniversary. The pioneering NZ-based global tourism company launches ‘50 Years of Fun’ – an exciting campaign that involves and acknowledges the local community as being […]