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Southern Discoveries’ Spirit of Queenstown Home Safe

Friday, 23 August 2013, 5:31 pm | Southern Discoveries

Multi-million dollar catamaran Spirit of Queenstown arrived safe and sound at her new home on Lake Wakatipu yesterday afternoon (Thursday August 22). More >>

Spirit of Queenstown well on her way to Bluff

Wednesday, 14 August 2013, 11:26 am | Southern Discoveries

Multi-million dollar catamaran Spirit of Queenstown rounded Farewell Spit yesterday morning (Tuesday August 13) after successfully crossing the Tasman Sea in three and a half days. More >>

Sinbad Gully conservation project an outstanding success

Tuesday, 6 August 2013, 10:57 am | Southern Discoveries

A major Milford Sound conservation project spearheaded by leading South Island tourism company Southern Discoveries is proving an outstanding success in restoring a natural haven to its former glory. More >>

Spirit of Queenstown makes her way South

Thursday, 25 July 2013, 11:59 am | Southern Discoveries

Queenstown’s newest tourism attraction moved a step closer to opening today (July 25 2013) when Southern Discoveries’ multi-million dollar catamaran was launched into the Coral Sea to start her long journey to Lake Wakatipu. The purpose-built ... More >>

New Asian markets manager for Southern Discoveries

Thursday, 6 June 2013, 2:12 pm | Southern Discoveries

Premier South Island tourism operator Southern Discoveries is extending its reach to the burgeoning Chinese and Asian markets with the appointment of Cecil Potatau to its Auckland-based sales team. More >>

Southern Discoveries sells Lady of the Sounds

Wednesday, 5 June 2013, 11:52 am | Southern Discoveries

Premier tourism company Southern Discoveries has announced the sale of its Lady of the Sounds vessel, based in Milford Sound, to Cruising Milford Ltd. More >>

Season’s first major snowfall greets Milford Sound team

Monday, 27 May 2013, 4:54 pm | Southern Discoveries

The Southern Discoveries Milford Sound team awoke this morning (May 27 2013) to stunning white peaks following the first snowfall of the season last night. More >>

TripAdvisor names Southern Discoveries one of world’s best

Friday, 24 May 2013, 4:51 pm | Southern Discoveries

Premier South Island tourism operator Southern Discoveries has cemented its position as one of the country’s best tourism operators with two prestigious accolades from the world’s largest travel community TripAdvisor. More >>

Southern Discoveries Launches High-Speed Catamaran Tour

Monday, 22 April 2013, 12:23 pm | Southern Discoveries

Media Release from Southern Discoveries April 22 2013 Southern Discoveries Launches High-Speed Catamaran Tour And Nature Experience Premier South Island tourism company Southern Discoveries is continuing to invest in its tourism operation, launching ... More >>

Southern Discoveries to open visitor information centre

Thursday, 14 February 2013, 11:20 am | Southern Discoveries

Media Release from Southern Discoveries February 14 2013 Southern Discoveries to open visitor information centre in premium CBD location Established tourism company Southern Discoveries is continuing to expand and invest in its business with the ... More >>

Millions invested in new high-speed catamaran

Tuesday, 5 February 2013, 1:10 pm | Southern Discoveries

Premier South Island tourism company Southern Discoveries is continuing to invest in new business opportunities after signing on the dotted line for a multi-million-dollar new high-speed catamaran. More >>

Rare penguins delighting Milford Sound visitors

Monday, 10 September 2012, 2:20 pm | Southern Discoveries

Media release from Southern Discoveries 10 September 2012 Rare penguins delighting Milford Sound visitors Some of the world’s most rare penguins are putting on a show for delighted visitors to New Zealand’s Milford Sound. Visitors and guides ... More >>

Rare Southern Right Whale in Milford Sound

Friday, 24 August 2012, 1:58 pm | Southern Discoveries

Media Release from Southern Discoveries 24 August 2012 Rare Southern Right Whale stuns Southern Discoveries visitors in Milford Sound A rare and very special visitor has made an appearance at stunning Milford Sound this week, captured on camera by ... More >>

Ongoing success for South Island tourism operator

Tuesday, 21 August 2012, 1:02 pm | Southern Discoveries

Premier South Island tourism company Southern Discoveries has again cemented its position as an industry leader with a trifecta of accolades. Southern Discoveries’ Go Milford coach and cruise business, based in Te Anau, has been announced 2012 New ... More >>

Frosty temperatures provide icy spectacle

Tuesday, 3 July 2012, 2:31 pm | Southern Discoveries

3 July 2012 Frosty temperatures provide icy spectacle… On route to Milford Sound this morning Southern Discoveries General Manager John Robson had to make a stop to photograph these stunning icicles on his way to work. They were taken on the side ... More >>

Penguins find new home at Queenstown Primary School

Monday, 2 July 2012, 11:03 am | Southern Discoveries

Media release from Southern Discoveries 2 July 2012 Penguins find new home at Queenstown Primary School More >>

Sinbad Gully sponsorship hugely rewarding

Wednesday, 21 March 2012, 11:12 am | Southern Discoveries

An award-winning environmental conservation project in a World Heritage Area is continuing to demonstrate “uplifting and positive” results half-way through the first stage of work. More >>

Rare Penguins return to Milford Sound

Monday, 30 January 2012, 10:28 am | Southern Discoveries

The Fiordland Crested Penguin (Tawaki) checks out the Milford Sound Wharf on a gorgeous day in the fiord. More >>

Summer Snow in Milford Sound

Monday, 16 January 2012, 4:44 pm | Southern Discoveries

A stunning vista greeted Southern Discoveries guests at Milford Sound this morning. A bright summers day and calm conditions reflected an unseasonably snowcapped Mitre Peak in the still, clear waters of the fiord. This gorgeous image was snapped by ... More >>

Southern Discoveries launches new kayak operation in Milford

Monday, 14 November 2011, 2:18 pm | Southern Discoveries

A stunning new kayaking trip in one of the most majestic places in the world has been launched by premier New Zealand tourism company Southern Discoveries. The company is operating a scenic kayaking trip in sheltered Harrison Cove, within Piopiotahi-Milford ... More >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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