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Sky Tower Goes Dark For Lebanon

Friday, 7 August 2020, 3:58 pm | SKYCITY

To remember the victims and to stand in solidarity with the Lebanese community and all those affected by the Beirut explosion, the Sky Tower will go dark tonight. The Sky Tower is the Southern Hemisphere’s tallest free-standing structure. Based in ... More >>

Sky Tower Shines For Eid Al Adha

Thursday, 30 July 2020, 3:38 pm | SKYCITY

On Friday 31st July, the Sky Tower will be lit green and white in honour of Eid al Adha – a religious holiday celebrated by Muslims around the world to mark the Pilgrimage to Hajj. Chairperson of New Zealand Eid Day Trust, Javed Dadabhai says ... More >>

Sky Tower To Shine For Constable Matthew Hunt

Monday, 6 July 2020, 10:11 am | SKYCITY

On Thursday 9th July, the Sky Tower will be lit blue to celebrate the life of Auckland Police Officer Constable Matthew Hunt whose funeral is being held at Eden Park earlier that day. Our thoughts are with Constable Hunt’s family, his Police whanau and ... More >>

Sky Tower Highlights New Zealand/Australia World Cup Bid

Thursday, 25 June 2020, 12:01 pm | SKYCITY

The Sky Tower will be lit blue and turquoise tonight to highlight the joint bid from New Zealand and Australia to host the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup. The lights will go on in advance of the announcement of the decision from the FIFA Council at ... More >>

Peter Gordon Serves His Final Course At SkyCity

Friday, 19 June 2020, 10:04 am | SKYCITY

Chef, author and restauranteur Peter Gordon is bringing to a close his long-standing relationship as Signature Chef at SkyCity’s The Sugar Club, freeing him up to focus on a new venture supporting the local food sector. “Like many New Zealanders in ... More >>

Sky Tower Lights For Matariki

Thursday, 18 June 2020, 8:53 am | SKYCITY

From 24th to 28th June, 4th to 5th July and 10th to 12th July, the Sky Tower will shine like a sunrise in celebration of Matariki, the Māori New Year. The Sky Tower will be lit with an orange base, rising to a vibrant yellow at the top, mimicking ... More >>

SkyCity Funding Plan And Equity Raising

Wednesday, 17 June 2020, 10:31 am | SKYCITY

SkyCity Entertainment Group has today launched an equity raising as part of a comprehensive funding plan to strengthen its balance sheet in response to uncertainty around the impacts of COVID-19. SkyCity closed its operations in late March 2020 and reopened ... More >>

Sky Tower To Beat Red For Heart Kids Appeal

Wednesday, 10 June 2020, 3:42 pm | SKYCITY

From Friday 12 June through to Sunday 14 June, the Sky Tower will flash red to mimic a beating heart in support of the Heart Kids annual appeal, raising money for little Brave Hearts. Heart Kids NZ is the only New Zealand charity that supports Kiwi children ... More >>

SkyCity New Zealand Moves To Alert Level 1

Tuesday, 9 June 2020, 6:59 am | SKYCITY

SkyCity Entertainment Group is delighted to receive confirmation from the Government that New Zealand will be moving to COVID-19 Alert Level 1 at midnight tonight, removing the restrictions on mass gatherings and physical distancing requirements for all ... More >>

Update On COVID-19 Impacts And Recent Trading

Wednesday, 3 June 2020, 9:08 am | SKYCITY

Trading has been encouraging since the reopening of SkyCity Entertainment Group’s New Zealand casino, entertainment and accommodation facilities in Auckland, Hamilton and Queenstown (excluding the Wharf Casino) on 14 May 2020. Domestic customers have ... More >>

SkyCity to reopen its doors in New Zealand

Tuesday, 12 May 2020, 8:36 am | SKYCITY

SkyCity Entertainment Group welcomes confirmation from the Government that New Zealand will be moving to COVID-19 Alert Level 2 on Thursday, 14 May and is excited to be welcoming back staff and customers in Auckland, Hamilton and Queenstown. SkyCity ... More >>

SkyCity COVID-19 Update

Monday, 11 May 2020, 10:53 am | SKYCITY

As with so many businesses in New Zealand, the COVID-19 crisis has fundamentally changed the SkyCity business for the foreseeable future. Weaker economies, lower personal disposable income, changed entertainment habits, restrictions on mass gatherings ... More >>

SkyCity Hotels Group Names Luxury Hotel In Adelaide, Eos By SkyCity

Wednesday, 22 April 2020, 4:31 pm | SKYCITY

SkyCity Hotels Group has revealed the centrepiece of the $330 million Adelaide Casino expansion, Eos by SkyCity. The new 120-room luxury hotel will open its doors in late 2020, offering guests bespoke experiences from in-room styling to on-call mixologists ... More >>

New Zealand International Convention Centre Fire Investigation Report

Wednesday, 22 April 2020, 9:43 am | SKYCITY

SkyCity Entertainment Group Limited confirms it has received a copy of the Fire Investigation Report prepared by Fire and Emergency New Zealand (“FENZ”) in relation to the significant fire that broke out on 22 October 2019 at the New Zealand International ... More >>

Sky Tower Lights In Honour Of The Last German Repatriation Flight

Monday, 13 April 2020, 11:27 am | SKYCITY

On Monday 13th April, the Sky Tower will be lit in Black, Red and Gold representing the German Flag in honour of the last German repatriation flight. The flight, serviced by a Lufthansa Airbus A380, will depart at 6.30pm to transport tourists from New ... More >>

SkyCity Announces Interim Results For The First Half Of FY20

Thursday, 13 February 2020, 10:48 am | SKYCITY

SkyCity Entertainment Group Limited (NZX/ASX:SKC) today announced its interim results for the six months to 31 December 2019. Whilst complex, the results reflect an underlying positive performance from the New Zealand businesses and a satisfactory performance ... More >>

SkyCity Auckland brings in new decade

Thursday, 19 December 2019, 11:40 am | SKYCITY

As 2019 comes to a close and the countdown to a new decade begins, New Zealand’s largest fireworks display will once again bring the new year in with a bang. The much-loved SkyCity midnight fireworks from Auckland’s Sky Tower paired with laser ... More >>

SkyCity debuts new Sky Tower LED lights with dynamic show

Monday, 16 December 2019, 1:51 pm | SKYCITY

Over the last two months, a team of contractors and SkyCity staff have been busy changing the external lightbulbs on the Sky Tower to LED, supporting SkyCity’s climate change commitment to reduce carbon emissions from the Sky Towers lighting ... More >>

SkyCity thanks firefighter’s and emergency services

Tuesday, 12 November 2019, 12:21 pm | SKYCITY

To acknowledge the considerable efforts of the fire and emergency services teams that assisted with the New Zealand International Convention Centre fire, all revenue generated from Sky Tower admissions on Sunday 17 November will be donated to Leukaemia ... More >>

SkyCity announces carbon neutrality with Tower switch off

Monday, 14 October 2019, 10:05 am | SKYCITY

SkyCity Entertainment Group’s three New Zealand precincts in Auckland, Hamilton and Queenstown have been certified carbon neutral by Enviro-Mark Solutions . More >>