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Media Release: Millbrook Resort nominated for the World's Leading Golf Resort award

Mon, 12th Nov 2012

Millbrook Resort, QUEENSTOWN, NEW ZEALAND –Millbrook has been shortlisted for the World's Leading Golf Resort award at the Word Travel Awards Grand Final in the United States to be held on 12th December 2012.

The World Travel Awards was founded in 1993 to recognise, acknowledge and reward excellence in the travel, tourism and hospitality industry worldwide. Now in their 19th year, the World Travel Awards is regarded as the highest achievement in travel, tourism and hospitality.

The votes are cast by travel, tourism and hospitality professionals and the consumer traveller whether leisure or business. A vote cast by a registered travel agency employee carries a weighting of two whilst the consumer vote counts as one vote.

The official online voting is now open at and will conclude on 25th November 2012.

Click and register online to vote for Millbrook Resort as the World’s Leading Golf Resort.

For further media information please contact:

Naomi Lindsay, Marketing Executive
T: 03 441 7039

About the World Travel Awards 2012

World Travel Awards (WTA) was established in 1993 to seek out and reward the very best travel organisations in the world – those brands pushing the boundaries of excellence and implementing ground-breaking ideas. WTA has developed into the most prestigious and comprehensive awards programme in travel and tourism, and is recognised worldwide as the hallmark of industry excellence. 
The Wall Street Journal is among the media to have heralded WTA as “the Oscar’s of the travel industry”.

More about Millbrook

Millbrook was voted the Leading Golf Resort in Australasia at the World Travel Awards in 2010, 2011 and 2012 and the Best Resort in New Zealand for 2011 and 2012. Set in a natural, alpine amphitheatre against a backdrop of snow-capped mountain ranges on the outskirts of world-renowned tourism destination Queenstown, Millbrook was formerly a wheat farm with a 150-year history. It’s retained many heritage features including the original Millhouse, rustic buildings and a majestic avenue of trees. Millbrook, which celebrates its 20th Birthday next year, is a multi award-winning resort that features five-star accommodation, world class dining, the Spa at Millbrook (ranked among the Top Ten in the World), a health and fitness centre, a championship 27-hole golf course, covered driving range, swimming pool, outdoor spa pools, tennis courts and kilometres of biking and walking trails.