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Chinese ski agreement good for Central Otago

On his trip to China Minister of Tourism John Key has witnessed the signing of a ‘memorandum of understanding’ between the Chinese Ski Association and the Winter Games NZ Trust that could bring big benefits to Central Otago skiing and tourism in general. 628 more words


Easter 2016

Autumn in Central Otago is one of my most favourite times of the year. The Clutha River winds its way through the region, accompanied by lines of tall poplar trees that are slowly shedding their cloaks of green for capes of red and orange. 258 more words


South Island Road Trip: Queenstown, New Year's Eve (2013)

Days 13 and 14.  Queenstown was a hive of activity with locals and tourists alike all gearing  up to greet the new year.  We had time to spare before the revelry started so Auntie Joji suggested we drive to… 207 more words


South Island Road Trip: Bluff to Queenstown (2013)

Day 11.  On the road again.  This time were headed to Queenstown where Belle and I would spend New Year’s eve with her Auntie Joji and fly back the next day to Auckland.   79 more words


New wines from New Zealand

We are so excited to have secured the UK agency for Archangel wines.

Nestled within a timeless and sensual landscape, Archangel Vineyard sits on two ancient glacial terraces in the Upper Clutha Valley of Central Otago, one of the southern most winegrowing regions in the world. 350 more words

Nevis Valley, Otago -45.05 169.23333333

Welcome back!

This week Mike and I were lucky enough to be joined by my sister and her wonderful family on our trip through the amazing Nevis Valley located between Garston and Cromwell in Central Otago. 515 more words

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