Gisborne Event Resources

Qualtiy Hotel Emerald proudly supports these local businesses located around Gisborne.

If you wish to get intouch with one of these businesses, then contact them directly.

Brunton Road Wines was etablished when Richard and Kirsten Searle returned from overseas to live on the family vineyard. Along with Richardís parents, Philip and Margot they have grown grapes for more than a decade and wanted to produce a range of wines, highlightling Gisborne as a region of quality and diversity.
From the very first plantings, emphasis has been placed on viticultural excellence as the starting point for producing these wines, which reflect the flavoursome and elegant characteristics of the Gisborne fruit. With 35 hectares of vineyard situated in the Patutahi Plateau and Riverpoint regions, the warm climate and deep soils offer the texture and complexity showcased in our selection of fine wines.

ExpressPR is a full service communications and public relations agency. We provide you with the best solutions for your overall objective, your budget and your peace of mind.

Our philosophy is to tackle challenges head on and be innovative and courageous, create a vision and then work like hell to make it happen. That's how we operate, if we say we will do something then we will do it. If we have an idea we will pursue it endlessly. When you work with us we will do all we can to make sure you are looked after and happy.

The Gisborne Cycle Tour Company offers a variety of cycle tours around the Gisborne region, including the only fully guided cycle wine tour.
Our vineyard cycle tours visit a selection of the regions best wineries and attractions. Travelling along quieter country roads, where possible, you meander through the Poverty Bay flats discovering the wealth of produce and flavour that is produced in this popular aromatic wine region.
Friendly guides are available to introduce you to the region, the wine makers and wineries and keep you entertained throughout the day.

Gisborne Team Building is designed to suit conferences, businesses, individuals and all budgets...

  • Affordable, flexible and fun
  • Provide your business that extra boost in staff relations, morale and culture.
  • Take it away from the work environment, create a sense of unity and break down the barriers
  • Test the brain, the body and oneís confidence to step out of the square.
  • And its fun all the way . . . take a closer look

A warm East Coast welcome to our wine region - the best place to experience wine, sun and fun.

Our wines are fabulous, our hospitality heartfelt and our scenery stunning, so please make the most of it. Tairawhiti has it all - from secluded beaches to beautiful clutches of native bush.

Our history is rich too. Tairawhiti is recognized as the special place where the Maori immigrational waka Horouta first landed. It is also where Captain James Cook made his first New Zealand landfall in 1769.

Here are four great reasons why you should see us first for your next function of event.

  • We are the only locally owned and operated Event & Party Hire Company in Gisborne.
  • We are innovative and passionate about your event, making your event different to our last great event.
  • We have alliances with the best local, caterers, venue providers, florists, liquor suppliers and entertainment.
  • We support a number of Charities and Organisations with our clients and Gisborne at heart.

Matawhero Wines was established in 1968 by Bill Irwin, Matawhero Wines defied convention and made wines of boutique standing and international acclaim and in doing so, changed the face of New Zealand winemaking forever.

Since its first vintage in 1975, Matawhero has produced many excellent and often adventurous wines. Following in Billís pioneering footsteps, son Denis imparted his own colourful style and won fame for his Gewurztraminer Ė everyone was drinking it, even the Queen.

Today, revived by the Searle family, Matawhero is true to the foundersí determination, producing individualistic wines of world class standard.

Tairawhiti Tours captures the beauty of the Gisborne region and highlights our history and culture with a selection of tour packages that will accommodate all.

It provides an experience that is not one bought off the shelf - it is unique and an experience with top quality Gisborne service and products.

Transported around the Gisborne Region while on tour with a fully trained guide, you will leave the experience with a wealth of valuable knowledge about the Gisborne region, and a much better understanding of what the region has to offer, so much so that you will want to come again and try another tour package.

Every tour begins with a brief history of the Gisborne region on top of Kaiti Hill, then itís off on the your selected package.

Our journey started with the dream of a small group of people to combine a very special message with the cultural treasure of Te Tairawhiti Maori. This lead to the foundation of Waka Toa, a professional performing arts group which uses traditional Maori techniques, stories and legends with modern drama, music and humour in a distinctive presentation which has touched the lives of people throughout New Zealand and as far away as Australia, Fiji, Kuala Lumpur, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Slovakia.

It is our hearts desire to see peoples lives changed through the message we share of hope destiny, new beginnings and prosperity to the nations.

And now we wish to share it with you through the uniquely New Zealand experience of Waka Toa