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Small Business: Luxury Tourism operator Pure Cruise

Small Business: Luxury Tourism operator Pure Cruise

15 October 2017

Matt Horder, chief skipper of luxury catamaran Tiua, on the mammoth sailing journey he took to start up his luxury tourism business. Horder talks about operating from Rotorua's Lake Rotoiti and what's next for his business Pure Cruise. A brief description of the business Pure Cruise is a luxury sailing vessel available for private...

In Cruise Mode

In Cruise Mode

1 October 2017

Eight years ago four friends took a punt on an abandoned catamaran. Today Matt, Annie, Tina and Don are running a highly successful luxury tourism business on Lake Rotoiti.  Matt Horder and Annie Walden have long admired Lake Rotoiti. After crewing superyachts and travelling the world together, in the 80s they abandoned the nomadic...

Professional development on Lake Rotoiti

Professional development on Lake Rotoiti

16 August 2017

Are you looking for a point of difference when it comes to professional development in corporate leadership training?  Why not incorporate your professional development through sailing aboard our luxury boat on Lake Rotoiti!  Pure Cruise is pleased to announce that we have parntered with 'Strategic Self Awarness' for one of...

UNO Magazine

UNO Magazine

4 April 2016

We are stoked to feature in this month's UNO Magazine! Check out the link below to learn more about the story of Tiua, and her epic journey from deep in the Carribean to the peaceful shores of Lake Rotoiti.    http://www.unomagazine.co.nz/travel/cruise-control/   Happy...

Adventures Ahoy!

Adventures Ahoy!

12 January 2016

All aboard as you sail away on a catamaran to a natural wonderland of secret bays, thermal pools and hidden caves. Groups will love the adventure of this truly unique New Zealand experience. Together you’ll sail a beautiful catamaran to explore the stunning Lake Rotoiti, learn how to take the helm, hoist the sails, grind the winches and...

Wedding Season

Wedding Season

13 November 2015

With the wedding season quickly approaching, it's time to get ready! And what better way than to have a stunning wedding on Lake Rotoiti. Below is a great article from fellow local photographer Josh Neilson, about his time shooting weddings on Tiua. Check out the below article to see what an awesome wedding you can have...

We've got a double spring in our step

We've got a double spring in our step

1 September 2014

Its the first day of spring and we've got a double spring in our step with the launch of the new Pure Cruise New Zealand website.  Based in Okawa Bay on Lake Rotoiti, Pure Cruise is only 15 minutes by road from Rotorua - check out the amazing photos in our new 'full screen' photo gallery. The crew at Pure Cruise look forward to...

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