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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...

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