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 […]

Record year in New Zealand luxury real estate

Record year in New Zealand luxury real estate

MEDIA RELEASE FROM NEW ZEALAND SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY May 11, 2017. For immediate release Leading luxury real estate agency New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty (NZSIR) has announced a record-breaking year, with a 65% increase in sales volume on the year prior. The agency’s best-performing licensees have also been named; combined, the top six achieved a […]

Major upgrade planned for Wanaka Yacht Club

Major upgrade planned for Wanaka Yacht Club

MEDIA RELEASE FROM WANAKA YACHT CLUB, WANAKA May 1, 2017. For immediate release The Wanaka Yacht Club has today released plans to significantly upgrade its existing facility on Wanaka’s lakefront. Intended to cater to the club’s rapidly growing membership, the new architecturally-designed clubhouse will redevelop the existing 140sq m building on Lakeside Road at an […]

Skyline Enterprises appoints Geoff McDonald as new CEO

Skyline Enterprises appoints Geoff McDonald as new CEO

MEDIA RELEASE FROM SKYLINE ENTERPRISES, NEW ZEALAND May 1, 2017. For immediate release Tourism and property company Skyline Enterprises has appointed experienced international business leader Geoff McDonald as the company’s new chief executive. Rotorua-born and raised McDonald is most recently the former vice president and general manager of global healthcare company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Australia and […]

Wooing Tree Vineyard zone change to be publicly notified

Wooing Tree Vineyard zone change to be publicly notified

MEDIA RELEASE FROM WOOING TREE VINEYARD, CENTRAL OTAGO April 24, 2017. For immediate release The first step in the process to rezone land owned by Cromwell winery Wooing Tree Vineyard for a boutique residential and commercial development amongst the vines has been achieved. Central Otago District Council (CODC) has agreed to process Wooing Tree’s request […]

Kiwi actor Shane Cortese joins New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty

Kiwi actor Shane Cortese joins New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty

MEDIA RELEASE FROM NEW ZEALAND SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY April 20, 2017. For immediate release Well-known Kiwi actor Shane Cortese has joined premium real estate brand New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty. Cortese, a successful television and stage actor, is now a licensed real estate agent for NZSIR, to be based out of the company’s brand new […]

Skyline Enterprises opens $20m Luge development in Tongyeong City, South Korea

Skyline Enterprises opens $20m Luge development in Tongyeong City, South Korea

MEDIA RELEASE FROM SKYLINE ENTERPRISES, QUEENSTOWN April 6, 2017. For immediate release New Zealand tourism company Skyline Enterprises has been formally congratulated by South Korean government officials at an elaborate opening ceremony for its $20 million Luge investment in Tongyeong City. About 210 dignitaries, local and national government officials, community leaders and local residents gathered […]

Rhythm & Alps 2017 announces first headline act

Rhythm & Alps 2017 announces first headline act

MEDIA RELEASE FROM RHYTHM & ALPS, WANAKA April 3, 2017. For immediate release The South Island’s biggest New Year’s party, Rhythm & Alps, has today announced its first headline act for the 2017 festival: Tash Sultana. Widely praised as one of the world’s hottest new artists, Sultana is a one-woman musical powerhouse enjoying incredible success […]

Skyline Enterprises proposes car parking building for Queenstown gondola project

Skyline Enterprises proposes car parking building for Queenstown gondola project

MEDIA RELEASE FROM SKYLINE ENTERPRISES, QUEENSTOWN April 3, 2017. For immediate release. Queenstown-based tourism operator Skyline Enterprises is proposing to build a multi-level car parking building as part of its gondola redevelopment plans, to help alleviate parking issues. Skyline Enterprises last Friday applied to Queenstown Lakes District Council for a new lease of reserve land […]

$60m Holiday Inn Express Queenstown proposed

$60m Holiday Inn Express Queenstown proposed

MEDIA RELEASE FROM PRO-INVEST GROUP, SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA March 30, 2017. For immediate release  Australian private investment firm and hotel developer Pro-invest Group has today unveiled plans to build its debut New Zealand hotel in Queenstown. Pro-invest intends to establish a Holiday Inn Express® on the corner of Stanley, Sydney and Melbourne streets in central Queenstown, […]

Gold Coast’s $1bn Jewel development launches to New Zealand market

Gold Coast’s $1bn Jewel development launches to New Zealand market

MEDIA RELEASE FROM NEW ZEALAND SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY, QUEENSTOWN March 28, 2017. For immediate release Australia’s first absolute beachfront six-star hotel and residences in 30 years will now be marketed to one of the Gold Coast’s biggest property investment destinations, New Zealand. New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty (NZSIR) will launch the $1 billion Jewel tri-tower […]

Locals lure crowds to Festival of Colour

Locals lure crowds to Festival of Colour

MEDIA RELEASE FROM SOUTHERN LAKES FESTIVAL OF COLOUR, WANAKA March 27, 2017. For immediate release A record number of Southern Lakes locals will participate in the acclaimed Festival of Colour, which kicks off in Wanaka next week. Known as New Zealand’s ‘best little arts festival’, the seventh biennial event launches on Monday, April 3 with […]

OCULA’s behavioural optometry service benefits Queenstown kids

OCULA’s behavioural optometry service benefits Queenstown kids

MEDIA RELEASE FROM OCULA, QUEENSTOWN March 16, 2017. For immediate release

        OCULA Queenstown optometrist Danielle Ross is working with local primary schools to help children overcome learning and behavioural challenges. As the only registered behavioural optometrist in the lower South Island, Ross is educating teachers on detecting and treating learning and behavioural […]

Top international acts to perform for Southern Lakes schools

Top international acts to perform for Southern Lakes schools

MEDIA RELEASE FROM SOUTHERN LAKES FESTIVAL OF COLOUR, WANAKA March 13, 2017. For immediate release  Southern Lakes school children will be treated to special workshops and exclusive live performances by leading New Zealand and international performers next month The Festival of Colour is bringing some of the top artists showcased in this year’s event into […]

Stellar entertainment lineup for 80th Wanaka A&P Show

Stellar entertainment lineup for 80th Wanaka A&P Show

MEDIA RELEASE FROM THE WANAKA A&P SHOW, WANAKA February 27, 2017. For immediate release The 2017 Wanaka A&P Show is set to be the best yet with a jam-packed entertainment programme to celebrate its 80th anniversary. Held Friday, March 10 and Saturday, March 11 at the Wanaka Showgrounds, star attractions include beloved Kiwi icons the […]