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We offer outstanding levels of service, reliability and creative energy for all clients, with tangible results.
Our team of specialists offer the complete spectrum of services including:
Public relations, strategic communications plans, social media, media releases and media famils, crisis management and training, media training, marketing, specialist writing, newsletters, blogs, events and awards.
Southern PR has been working with NZSki.com (formerly the Mount Cook Ski Areas) for the past 18 years. This business relationship forms an integral part of the marketing of our three ski areas and Southern PR has proved time and time again that they understand our product, are passionate about communicating our stories and our successes, and celebrating our people.
Their contacts and relationships with media range across the board, from consumer, travel trade, tourism and business, and we trust them to always be on the lookout for opportunities to convey our key messages and profile our brand.”
Posted on May 18, 2017
Media Release from Wakatipu High School 40 Hour Famine
A group of young student leaders from Queenstown have cooked up an innovative fundraiser to feed families in need around New Zealand while also raising money for Syrian refugees.
Nineteen students from Wakatipu High School have launched a ‘Cook for a Cause’ concept to make as many meals as possible over a 40-hour time period from June 9 to 11 2017.
The goal is to make 6000 meals which will then be packaged, frozen, and distributed to the respective City Missions of Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch, as well as Queenstown’s Happiness House.[READ MORE]
Posted on May 15, 2017
Media release from Crowne Plaza Christchurch
The eagerly-awaited Crowne Plaza Christchurch will feature 204 spacious and modern rooms, a new café, bar and restaurant and four modern and versatile event and conferencing spaces when it opens mid-year.
Rising above the Christchurch cityscape, it will be the largest upscale hotel in the Christchurch CBD. Situated at the corner of Colombo and Armagh streets overlooking Victoria Square, its central location means guests can truly connect with the city.[READ MORE]
Posted on May 08, 2017
Media Release from Tekapo Springs
The introduction of star gazing tours married with the launch of new pools have put Tekapo Springs firmly on the global tourism map.
Star gazing tours in one of the world’s top ‘clear sky’ locations was launched by Tekapo Springs in New Zealand’s Mackenzie country just two months ago, taking viewing the Southern night sky to whole new levels.
Development of stargazing tours followed on from a multi-million-dollar investment into two new pools and an aqua play area at the complex, bringing the total number of pools to five.[READ MORE]