Viewing all entries for 'May 2011'
Mike & Heather Johnson’s Nicara Lakeside Lodge in Rotorua has won a 2011 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. TripAdvisor awards this certificate to properties who consistently
receive excellent ratings from members.
Jax Hamilton, runner-up in Masterchef 2011, is coming to Pen-y-bryn Lodge Oamaru for an evening of cooking demonstration, conversation and conviviality on Saturday 20AUG from 5.30pm. While Jax may not have won on the night, she won the hearts of many who watched her prepare her amazing dishes, and the Lodge’s hosts think it’s fair to say that her food won her many fans around the country.Read the full post
Join Sean Fitzpatrick, one of New Zealand’s inspirational sportspeople for a memorable breakfast on Tuesday 14JUN at 7.30am in Heritage Auckland’s Grand Tearoom. Over breakfast, Sean will reflect on the key moments, beliefs and principles that have driven his success, both on and off the pitch. Recognised as one of New Zealand's greatest All Blacks, having played 92 test matches between 1986 and 1997, this is an occasion not to be missed. The ticket price includes a copy of Sean’s new book Winning Matters. The event is presented by the Auckland Chamber of Commerce. Tickets are $73 + GST for Chamber members and $95 + GST for non members. Bookings are essential by email to email@example.comRead the full post
Choice Hotels has added two new properties to its New Zealand complement - the Quality Hotel Emerald in Gisborne and the Comfort Inn & Suites Coachman in Rotorua. The Quality Hotel Emerald is Gisborne’s first Choice Hotel. It is a fully integrated hotel and conference facility that is ideally located on the city’s main street, close to shops and attractions.Read the full post
Expedia has named the Heritage Boutique Collection property, Waterfront Suites Bay of Islands, amongst the top 35 hotels worldwide on this year’s Expedia Insiders’ Select™ list.
The list formally recognises individual hotels worldwide that consistently deliver excellent service, a great overall experience and are of notable value.
AUT University announced today that its three teaching campuses in Auckland will become smoke-free. This extends the current prohibition to all buildings and open spaces within the City, North Shore and Manukau campuses.Read the full post
May was a month of two halves weather-wise. For the first 16 days we reached for our umbrellas more often than usual but kept our woollen coats in the cupboard as very high rainfall and strikingly warm temperatures dominated.Read the full post