Fri, 27th Jun 2014
Queenstown’s Millbrook Resort continues to ride the wave of awards success notching up another best hotel in New Zealand title, this time from the world’s leading travel website Wotif.com....more
Award-winning Millbrook Resort installs New Zealand's first state-of-the-art GPS system for golf carts
Mon, 16th Jun 2014
Queenstown’s award-winning Millbrook Resort is once again leading the way in world-class guest experiences investing in a state-of-the-art GPS system for its brand new fleet of golf carts....more
Millbrook Resort named a 'Stellar Stay' in Australia and New Zealand by leading travel website HotelsCombined
Tue, 20th May 2014
The world’s leading hotel price comparison website, HotelsCombined, has named Queenstown’s Millbrook Resort one of the best properties in Australia and New Zealand in its second annual ‘Stellar Stays’ awards....more
Mon, 28th Apr 2014
The 2014 Mercedes Trophy New Zealand Final was held at Millbrook Resort near Queenstown from April 25-27....more
Wed, 5th Mar 2014
Organisers of the New Zealand Open today (Wednesday March 5) announced that the 2015 New Zealand Open will be moved back two weeks to be held from March 12 to 15 2015....more
Thu, 27th Feb 2014
Many of the leading contenders for the New Zealand Open Championship are in good form in the countdown to the tournament from February 27 to March 2....more
Tue, 25th Feb 2014
Japanese professionals Toshinori Muto and Yuki Kono are thrilled to be in Queenstown for the New Zealand Open Championship which tees off on Thursday....more
Wed, 29th Jan 2014
The road to the New Zealand Open Championship started yesterday for around 190 golfers across New Zealand at four iconic venues that have all hosted major New Zealand Golf tournaments....more
Tue, 28th Jan 2014
With the announcement today that 11 golf professionals will be travelling from Japan to compete in the New Zealand Open, the overall field in 2014 will now comprise a total of 20 professionals who ply their trade on the lucrative Japan Golf Tour....more
Thu, 23rd Jan 2014
Multi-award winning Millbrook Resort has been lauded the Top Hotel in New Zealand for the second year running in Trip Advisor’s annual Travellers’ Choice awards....more
New Zealand Open: Countdown to Pre-Qualifying on January 28
Thu, 16th Jan 2014
The countdown is almost over for golfers hoping to play in the New Zealand Open Championship in Queenstown.
The National Open, which will be staged at The Hills Golf Club and Millbrook from February 27 – March 2, holds a purse of (NZD) $900,000 and is expected to be the biggest golf event staged in New Zealand for many years.
Elite professionals and amateurs can play for a spot in the New Zealand Open with the first stage pre-qualifying events being staged around the country on Tuesday January 28.
Royal Auckland, Paraparaumu Beach (Wellington), Shirley (Christchurch) – which are traditional Open venues – and Chisholm Park (Dunedin) will host one-round first stage pre-qualifying events.
This will give aspiring golfers from around the country a rare chance to play in the New Zealand Open.
A total of 25 spaces in the final qualifying tournaments will be up for grabs at the first stage qualifying venues.
The final stage of qualifying will be held at the Omaha Golf Club and Cromwell Golf Club on Monday February 24 and Tuesday February 25 respectively.
A total of 10 spaces in the final New Zealand Open field will be played for at the final qualifying tournaments.
Michael Glading, the New Zealand Open Tournament Director, said:
“These qualifiers are once again making the New Zealand Open accessible for golfers all around the country to take part in our iconic golfing event.
“We are hugely grateful for the support of all six qualifying venues.
“Many of these courses have their own legacy of hosting memorable New Zealand Opens and we are pleased that affinity with the championship will continue in 2014.
“We have had huge interest from elite players in New Zealand and Australia on how they can play the NZ Open and this is their chance to be part of the best week on the national golf calendar in Queenstown.”
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