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New dining experience on Lake Wakatipu first for Queenstown

Tuesday, 26 November 2019, 8:29 am | Southern Discoveries

Queenstown’s first dinner cruise is starting this summer thanks to a partnership between tourism operator Southern Discoveries and one of the town’s top restaurateurs. The dinner cruise will be hosted aboard Southern Discoveries newly refurbished catamaran, ... More >>

A Decade of Conservation Milestones

Thursday, 2 May 2019, 11:58 am | Southern Discoveries

A conservation project dedicated to Milford Sound’s Sinbad Gully is about to celebrate 10 years of preserving native wildlife one of New Zealand’s most special places. More >>

Southern Discoveries Convert Catamaran to Amphibious Vehicle

Monday, 1 April 2019, 10:01 am | Southern Discoveries

Milford Sound’s original cruise operator, Southern Discoveries, is backing a new vision for tourism in the region with the conversion of its Spirit of Queenstown catamaran to an amphibious vehicle. More >>

Southern Discoveries prepares to welcome the Year of the Pig

Wednesday, 30 January 2019, 3:16 pm | Southern Discoveries

Tourism operator Southern Discoveries is ready to celebrate the Chinese New Year with its visitors to Queenstown and Milford Sound. More >>

New sales manager for East Asia

Wednesday, 24 August 2016, 11:24 am | Southern Discoveries

Award-winning tourism company Southern Discoveries has appointed tourism marketing and hospitality specialist Charles Yuan as East Asia sales manager. More >>

Southern Discoveries rolls out Virtual Reality

Monday, 9 May 2016, 3:26 pm | Southern Discoveries

Premier tourism company Southern Discoveries will showcase stunning Milford Sound and their product offering to tourism buyers from around the globe through an engaging and immersive 360° Virtual Reality (VR) video. More >>

Southern Discoveries Queenstown Locals’ Day

Wednesday, 2 December 2015, 1:56 pm | Southern Discoveries

Southern Discoveries is inviting Wakatipu residents to get aboard Spirit of Queenstown for its second annual Local’s Day on Sunday 13 December. Locals can experience Queenstown’s longest lake cruise on the purpose-built catamaran for just $20 for ... More >>

Southern Discoveries rolls out fresh new look

Monday, 21 September 2015, 5:16 pm | Southern Discoveries

A fresh and vibrant new look has been rolled out by premier South Island tourism company Southern Discoveries for its staff around the lower part of the South Island. More >>

Southern Discoveries named Operator of the Year 2015

Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 4:28 pm | Southern Discoveries

Premier South Island tourism company Southern Discoveries has been named Operator of the Year 2015 at the Tourism Export Council of New Zealand Awards (TECNZ). Delivering exceptional tourism experiences in Queenstown and Fiordland, Southern Discoveries ... More >>

Unforgettable group experiences with Southern Discoveries

Monday, 8 June 2015, 12:39 pm | Southern Discoveries

Premier South Island tourism company Southern Discoveries offers groups a unique and unforgettable experience in both Queenstown and Fiordland. More >>

Southern Discoveries’ new Incentive Sales Manager

Tuesday, 17 March 2015, 9:37 am | Southern Discoveries

Queenstown and Milford Sound tourism operator Southern Discoveries has welcomed aboard new Conference and Incentive Sales Manager, Kayleigh Moriarty. More >>

Southern Discoveries celebrates Chinese Year of the Sheep

Tuesday, 17 February 2015, 12:52 pm | Southern Discoveries

Southern Discoveries celebrates Chinese Year of the Sheep… with mob of woolly stars Tourism operator Southern Discoveries will be celebrating the Chinese Year of the Sheep by welcoming visitors on its Mt Nicholas Farm Experience with a mob of 500 ... More >>

Shearing season at Mt Nicholas Station

Wednesday, 3 September 2014, 1:44 pm | Southern Discoveries

For the first time in 25 years visitors and locals will be able to experience the annual shearing season at Mt Nicholas High Country Farm courtesy of leading tourism operator Southern Discoveries. More >>

Queenstown Locals’ Day raises over $7,000 for WHS

Thursday, 10 April 2014, 3:58 pm | Southern Discoveries

Lakes District residents came out in force to support Southern Discoveries’ locals’ day raising over $7,000 for Wakatipu High School. Southern Discoveries’ sales and marketing manager Anita Golden said the company was “delighted with the support” ... More >>

Southern Discoveries hosts its first Queenstown Locals’ Day

Friday, 14 March 2014, 2:20 pm | Southern Discoveries

Award-winning Southern Discoveries is inviting locals to jump aboard Queenstown’s newest tourism attraction when it holds its first ever locals’ day on Saturday March 29. More >>

New Southern Discoveries sales manager for western markets

Monday, 10 March 2014, 2:39 pm | Southern Discoveries

Award-winning tourism company Southern Discoveries continues to expand its business with the appointment of Julia Savill as sales manager – western markets. More >>

Southern Discoveries exclusive tours to Mt NIC Station

Saturday, 4 January 2014, 11:05 am | Southern Discoveries

Queenstown’s newest tourism attraction Spirit of Queenstown will start tours to Mt NIC (Mt Nicholas High Country Station) from Monday (January 6 2014) offering people an unrivalled opportunity to access New Zealand’s stunning back country. More >>

Southern Discoveries launches Spirit of Queenstown

Thursday, 28 November 2013, 2:13 pm | Southern Discoveries

Queenstown’s newest tourism attraction Spirit of Queenstown has been given the green light and will take to the waters of Lake Wakatipu next Tuesday December 3 carrying her first official passengers. More >>

Spirit of Queenstown’s maiden voyage to rock Lake Wakatipu

Friday, 11 October 2013, 5:12 pm | Southern Discoveries

The multi-million dollar catamaran, Spirit of Queenstown, will make her maiden voyage this month as part of the annual Queenstown Jazz and Blues Festival. More >>

Southern Discoveries buys shares in Milford Sound Lodge

Friday, 30 August 2013, 2:30 pm | Southern Discoveries

The oldest and most established tourism operator in Milford Sound, Southern Discoveries, has purchased a shareholding in Milford Sound Lodge. Milford Sound Lodge Directors Mike McConachie and Dave Kluken, who have operated the lodge for almost 14 years, ... More >>