Historic Bendemeer Woolshed to become an ‘iconic’ cellar door with wine pioneer’s acquisition

Hay – a founder of renowned award-winning Chard Farm and Peregrine wine labels – has recently purchased The Woolshed to be the home of his new label, Wet Jacket. Named after Wet Jacket Arm in Dusky Sound, Fiordland National Park, the boutique label will have four varieties – pinot noir, chardonnay, pinot gris and rosé – sourced from grapes grown …

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Riding Corotown for the first time!

A few weeks back, a couple of us at 360 decided to dedicate a whole Sunday to the sole purpose of getting dirty on two wheels in Queenstown. Having spent the morning working on our pedaling fitness around 7 Mile, it was time to switch into lazy mode and enjoy more downhill riding and less uphill… In steps the shuttling …

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First two days of BMW New Zealand Open off to a spectacular start

It’s been a spectacular start to the BMW New Zealand Open with the first two days hailed a success. Players, fans and organisers have all expressed their delight with the tournament’s opening days. Tournament director Michael Glading said he’s “encouraged” by feedback so far. “Players tell me the courses are in fantastic condition and are even more beautiful than last …

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Crocky’s Cold Brew Coffee

I love coffee. If you carry on reading I’m assuming so do you. The taste, the smell, the whole ordering it, the delivery, the pretty swirls on top. What I also love is when it’s cold, the coffee that is. I’m not a big Winter fan but that’s a whole other debacle. I also like it  with some rum in …

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Cruikshank Furniture celebrates 10 years of bespoke design

Arrowtown, New Zealand: Award-winning bespoke furniture designer Ed Cruikshank is celebrating 10 years of running his Arrowtown-based business Cruikshank Furniture. Ed moved to Queenstown in 2002 from the United Kingdom, where he worked as a designer for the son of Princess Margaret, Viscount Linley, at his company Linley. After establishing Cruikshank Furniture in 2004, Ed has has forged a successful …

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2014 Arrowtown Autumn Festival Street Parade

One of the premier events in the Arrowtown Autumn Festival is the Southland Times Festival Street Parade, where Arrowtown’s main street comes to life with a parade of fabulous floats and colourful characters. 360 popped in to enjoy the show and take a few photos at the same time. Enjoy… Don’t miss out on the other premier events from the …

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Arrowtown on 360qw

We’ve been working to expand our panoramic coverage in the area. First stop, Arrowtown! Such a delight to shoot, Arrowtown really is magical in Autumn. The golden colours of the Autumn leaves enrich the town’s picturesque landscape and tranquil vibe. Last month we shot various panoramas in the area and have now published three new location pages for the town: …

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Taking on the mighty Motatapu

Every year thousands of athletes of all abilities come to Wanaka to take on one of the five unique Motatapu off-road events. All the events start in Glendu Bay, Wanaka, and traverse through the Motatapu Valley and three beautiful, high-country stations along the way, ending up in Arrowtown. The five events consist of a triathlon and a multisport tri, the …

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