Queenstown Convention Bureau News

Here you will find the latest Queenstown Convention Bureau news which includes everything from local conference and incentive product updates or enhancements to industry awards and announcements.

Blog posts by Kate Dear

New Function Venue at Gibbston Valley Winery

By Kate Dear on 1 August 2011 (0 comments)
Gibbston Valley Winery, iconic tourism and events destination in the heart of the ‘Valley of the Vines’, has a new, large format function space.

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Oaks Shores reopens restaurant 'Seasons'

By Kate Dear on 15 July 2011 (0 comments)
Oaks Shores has repoened their onsite restaurant 'Seasons Restaurant'.

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Wai and Finz Restaurants reopen

By Kate Dear on 13 July 2011 (0 comments)
Wai Restaurant on the Steamer Wharf and sister restaurant Finz Seafood & Grill, which is situated directly beside Wai, have been refurbished over the past month and are now open.

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TSS Earnslaw Back in Action

By Kate Dear on 12 July 2011 (0 comments)
Real Journey's TSS Earnslaw is back in action following her annual survey. This year she was on survey for 6 weeks and had all her front decking replaced, engineer room painted, and the fo’c’sle museum refurbished.

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New - Art Adventures Tour

By Kate Dear on 29 June 2011 (0 comments)
Art Adventures is a creative experience where everyday is different and you fulfil a desire you have always held but never had the time to indulge.

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Ziptrek Ecotours Twilight Tours back for 2011

By Kate Dear on 16 June 2011 (0 comments)
A fantastic pre-dinner activity for groups - Ziptrek Ecotours brings back, after a successful launch in 2010, its magical Twilight Tour.

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Queenstown operators head to MEETINGS 2011

By Kate Dear on 15 June 2011 (0 comments)
From the 22nd-23rd of June 18 Queenstown operators and the Queenstown Convention Bureau will be representing our fabulous region at New Zealands premier Conference & Incentive tradeshow in Rotorua.

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Queenstown Hotel Name Change

By Kate Dear on 10 June 2011 (0 comments)
A $4 million refurbishment is nearing completion at the Kingsgate Hotel Queenstown Terraces. From July 2011 the refurbished hotel will be known as the Copthorne Hotel & Apartments Queenstown, Lakeview.

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Wine Cave Private Dinners

By Kate Dear on 24 May 2011 (0 comments)
Join Gibbston Valley’s Executive Chef in a memorable and extravagant gourmet journey of outstanding food matched to perfection with award-winning wines.

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Sofitel = Exclusive Qualmark

By Kate Dear on 24 May 2011 (0 comments)
The Sofitel Queenstown Hotel & Spa has been admitted into the aspirational Exclusive accommodation category of Qualmark™ - New Zealand tourism’s official quality assurance system.

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NZ's Most Remote Venue

By Kate Dear on 24 May 2011 (0 comments)
Hollyford Track opens New Zealand’s most remote conference venue One of New Zealand’s greatest walks is offering business and corporate groups the chance to ‘go bush’ in style by opening a secluded West Coast lodge for the first time over winter.

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Mercure Wins At ACCOR Awards

By Kate Dear on 24 May 2011 (0 comments)
Mercure Queenstown recently won two prestigious awards from ACCOR. The ACCOR NZ & Fiji Region Hotel of the Year 2010 and the ACCOR NZ & Fiji Restaurant and Bar award 2010.

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