Early Xmas present at SKAL

Thursday, 07 December 2017 00:21

More accustomed to giving away prizes, Chris Jones from Discover the World was delighted to win a trip for two to Vanuatu, courtesy of Air Vanuatu, at SKAL Auckland’s Christmas party this week. Around 40 skallywags celebrated the festive season onboard Ocean Eagle on Wednesday and they donated children’s gifts for the City Mission. The event was sponsored by Francis Travel Marketing and Expedia with other raffles donated by Abercrombie & Kent, The Langham Melbourne, Cordis Auckland, Let’s Travel.


FJ heads into Christmas

Monday, 04 December 2017 22:54

Fiji Airways held its Christmas get-together at Headquarters on the Viaduct, Auckland late last week. A toast was made to Mohan Chandra, regional general manager, who needed to be overseas at the time – and the guests were looked after by FJ’s business development executive in NZ, Michelle Weir.

HA’s Thanksgiving in AKL

Monday, 27 November 2017 19:42

The Auckland weather turned it on for Hawaiian Airlines when the carrier hosted a Thanksgiving function at Marvel Bar on the Viaduct last week.

Some 125 guests enjoyed the ‘pop-in, pop-out format’ with US-centric fare such as turkey sliders, mac & cheese balls, and mini burgers. Hawaiian Airlines’ Russell Willis noted that it was a balmy 26 degrees in Waikiki and ‘at least 20’ in Auckland.

Specifically Pacific

Friday, 24 November 2017 02:36