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Students, Businesses to Benefit From Paihia Resort College

Tuesday, 24 November 2015, 5:01 pm | Queenstown Resort College

Paihia has been chosen as the location of QRC’s Tai Tokerau Resort College to open in early 2016, said QRC Chief Executive Charlie Phillips today. More >>

New course of Executive Education offered in Queenstown

Thursday, 21 August 2014, 10:05 am | Queenstown Resort College

Queenstown Resort College is introducing a new course on media training and crisis management as part of its successful Executive Education series. More >>

Queenstown Resort College students make it to world finals

Friday, 23 May 2014, 10:35 am | Queenstown Resort College

Four Queenstown Resort College students have been named as finalists in a prestigious global competition after creating a smartphone app concept that acts as a virtual concierge for travellers. The second-year Hospitality Management Diploma students ... More >>

Students join Global Hotel Competition

Wednesday, 30 April 2014, 2:39 pm | Queenstown Resort College

Three students from hospitality institute Queenstown Resort College (QRC) are currently competing in the global competition ‘Accor Takeoff!’ created by renowned Hotel Group Accor. More >>

Wanaka joins initiative to leave lasting impression

Wednesday, 15 January 2014, 4:45 pm | Queenstown Resort College

January 15, 2014 Wanaka is joining a successful education initiative that sees locals improving the experience for people visiting the resort town. Queenstown Resort College is introducing its popular Ambassador Programme to Wanaka with a pilot launch on ... More >>

Advisors learn about careers in tourism

Tuesday, 5 November 2013, 2:57 pm | Queenstown Resort College

Queenstown Resort College will next week show careers advisors from around New Zealand that tourism is a serious vocation. The tertiary education provider will host the official welcome ceremony for the annual Careers And Transition Education (CATE) ... More >>

Snowsport Business Management course helps build careers

Monday, 7 October 2013, 4:20 pm | Queenstown Resort College

Graduates of a new snowsport management course are finding opportunities to forge long-term careers in their industry thanks to a unique Queenstown tertiary education course. More >>

Locals loving tourists more with ambassador programme

Friday, 14 June 2013, 1:20 pm | Queenstown Resort College

Queenstown is positioning itself as a world-class centre for service excellence with the launch of a new initiative aimed at locals helping tourists. More >>

Queenstown Resort College wins national awards

Friday, 14 September 2012, 10:01 am | Queenstown Resort College

Leading tertiary education provider Queenstown Resort College has come out tops -- along with one of its students-- in national awards announced last night (September 12) in Auckland. More >>

Resort’s customer frontline businesses to spread

Thursday, 16 September 2010, 5:21 pm | Queenstown Resort College

Queenstown businesses can become the face of the resort’s rich culture, character and energy with a new programme launched this week by Queenstown Resort College. More >>

College has “high hopes” of medals

Wednesday, 25 August 2010, 3:02 pm | Queenstown Resort College

Students studying Adventure Tourism Management at the award-winning Queenstown Resort College have “high hopes” of medal placings at their first ever Uni Snow Games in Wanaka next week. More >>

New Winemaker Series at QRC the ‘perfect entrée’

Monday, 9 August 2010, 5:23 pm | Queenstown Resort College

Leading education institution Queenstown Resort College is launching into a new round of its increasingly popular Winemaker Series. More >>

Teens sought for Queenstown study scholarship

Tuesday, 29 June 2010, 12:43 pm | Queenstown Resort College

A nationwide search is on for future hospitality and adventure tourism stars keen to win a $25,000 scholarship and the chance to study in Queenstown. More >>

College Celebrates Biggest Ever Intake

Monday, 26 April 2010, 5:02 pm | Queenstown Resort College

Leading education institution Queenstown Resort College is celebrating its biggest ever intake with 68 new students on the roll. More >>

Hats off to future tourism leaders

Thursday, 18 March 2010, 2:22 pm | Queenstown Resort College

“World-class professionals ready to hit the ground running” is how Queenstown Resort College CEO Charlie Phillips describes students graduating this week from the award-winning education institution. More >>

NZ College Launches Snowsports Management Course

Monday, 1 March 2010, 4:56 pm | Queenstown Resort College

Leading education institution Queenstown Resort College has launched the first Snowsports Business Management course in the Southern Hemisphere. The award-winning college is now offering New Zealand’s only Diploma of Adventure Tourism Management specialising ... More >>

Senior New Zealander Of The Year “Humbled”

Thursday, 4 February 2010, 12:39 pm | Queenstown Resort College

Queenstown-based businessman Sir Eion Edgar said today (Thursday February 4) he was “humbled” to be recognised as the Ryman Healthcare Senior New Zealander of the Year in a national awards ceremony. Sir Eion, 65, speaking following the Auckland ... More >>

Business Award Recognises Queenstown College

Monday, 30 November 2009, 4:24 pm | Queenstown Resort College

A forward-thinking Queenstown education institution has been recognised for its business excellence in developing a new market sector for the resort town. More >>

Scholarships Bring Star Students to Queenstown

Thursday, 15 October 2009, 11:38 am | Queenstown Resort College

A nationwide search for future hospitality and adventure tourism stars has resulted in two high school students each winning a $25,000 scholarship to study in Queenstown. Seventeen-year-old Anthony Metcalve (correct) from St Andrew’s College in Christchurch ... More >>

Media Release from Queenstown Resort College

Thursday, 1 October 2009, 12:07 pm | Queenstown Resort College

Queenstown Resort College (QRC) is investing in the future of tertiary education in the Southern Lakes region by creating a centralised accommodation base for its students. QRC has purchased Queenstown Lodge, a former hotel in the suburb of Fernhill, ... More >>





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