The Yellow-eyed Penguin Trust in Inside Tourism's latest competition.

November 22, 2017

Industry support was amazing and we would like to thank everyone who provided donations.

Winners (in no particular order):

John and Johan Sandford of Sandford Solutions, Jenny Simpson of AirNZ, Emily Byrne of TIA and Tessa Llewellyn of Transit have each won a Tom Yum Travel Pass of Northern Thailand and Laos, given by Stray Travel.

Claire Fergusson of Gala Local Tours has won a Michael Kors handbag, given by Duty Free Stores.

Margaret Matthews of AirNZ has won a Michael Kors cross body clutch bag, donated by the same company.

Guy Robinson of AB Group has won a voucher for two for the Mount John Night Tour.

Glen Campbell of Tourwriter has won a double pass for an Akaroa Harbour Nature Cruise with Black Cat Cruises.

Sandra Etter of TNZ in Australia has won a double pass to swim with dolphins with the same company.

Tom Parsons of ServiceIQ has won a night at any Heartland Hotel.

Fergus Brown of HAPNZ has won an annual subscription to the Customer Experience Index, given by Angus and Associates.

Kaye Kearney of Cromwell i-SITE has won a set of Hanmer Springs Spa products.

Kate Russell of Dalman Architects has won lunch for two at the Eighty Restaurant at the Langham Auckland (now known as The


Nicholas Chin of Heritage New Zealand has won a $250 Top 10 Holiday Parks voucher.

Chris Dabb of Destination Marlborough and Daniel Zhang of Sudima Hotels have each won a waka trip on the Waitemata with NZ  Luxury Experiences.

Kirsten Matthews of Te Papa has won an AirNZ cabin bag of goodies.

Anna Crawford of Belt Road Seaside Holiday Park, New Plymouth, has won a family pass to Waitomo, given by THL.

Rochelle Peychers of Te Anau Top 10 has won two nights’ accommodation and breakfast at a Heritage Hotel.

Garry Bond of Tourism Net has won a jacket donated by Chateau Tongariro.

Duncan Ridd of Queenstown Holiday Park Creeksyde has won dinner for two, a bottle of wine and wine tasting at Skyline Rotorua.

Mary Whelan of SkyCity and Jeremie King of Hanmer Springs have each won a travel voucher from Bluebridge Ferry.

Cristine Angus of Angus Associates and Rebecca Mead of Raetihi Holiday Park, have each won a 20-minute helicopter flight over Queenstown or Franz Josef, arranged by NZ Maori Tourism.

Maureen McCloy of the YHA has won a family pass for a Dive Tatapouri reef ecology tour, also arranged by NZ Maori Tourism.

Carolyn Parker of Angus Associates has won two nights’ accommodation at the Copthorne Hotel Bay of Islands, including dinner, given by Millennium and Copthorne Hotels.

Adele Marsden of NZET has won a night at the Ngati Ruanui Stratford Mountain House, dinner and breakfast for two, again arranged by NZ Maori Tourism.

Martin Horgan of Southern World has won a Weta Workshop 20th anniversary book autographed by Sir Richard Taylor.

Helen Flinkenberg of Southern Crossings has won anti-aging Aline silk given by Duty Free Stores.

Michael Pusinelli has won manuka honey, given by Duty Free Stores.

Stacia Morris of Grand Pacific Tours has won a New Zealand Photography Collection book given by Te Papa.

Paul Hyun has won a tin of Zeelong tea given by Duty Free Stores.

Nicky Page of Tuatara Tours has won a night’s accommodation for two at the Queenstown Holiday Inn, given by Sarin Investments.

Ellese Tudor-Myers of AirNZ has won an AJ Hackett Auckland Bridge Climb.

Gina Paladini of Tomahawk has won an AJ Hackett Bungy sky jump experience.

Ivan Stevens of Nelson has won a voucher to the Tamaki Maori Village evening experience.

Katherine Schuitemaker of The Headwaters, Glenorchy has won a variety of goodies given by Christchurch Airport.

Brian Megaw of River Valley has won two nights’ accommodation for two at an Accor property.

Anne-Marie Forsyth of NZ Easybook Tours has won a family pass to Whale Watch Kaikoura, arranged by NZ Maori Tourism.

Myrsini Sgouros of APTC New Zealand has won five passes to the Emperor Lounge, Auckland Airport.

Leanne McMurray of Possum Lodge, Manapouri has won a copy of Caves by Marcus Thomas and Neil Silverwood, donated by Potton and Burton.

Warren Harvey of Rotorua Energy Events Centre has won a collector’s model of a Singapore Airlines 777-300ER.

Tony Boot of BTMNZ has won a collector’s model of a Singapore Airlines A380 and David Hicks of Travel Management has won a copy of Lonely Planet’s book Epic Drives of the World.

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