Trade & Media Inquiries

Lake Wānaka Tourism’s Media and Trade centre is designed to provide you with all the information, tools and inspiration you need to tell our stories and promote our travel products & experiences.

If you’d like to be considered for one of our hosted travel trade or media programmes contact the team.

Our Team

Traditional Media Advisor - Gizelle Regan

Gizelle has been working in the media PR space for over 20 years, managing the PR / media programmes for some of New Zealand’s leading tourism marketing organisations and achieving extensive successes within the industry.

If you have a media/PR opportunity, a news item for LWT member communications, or are visiting media, potential media, please get in touch with Gizelle by email.

 Travel Trade - Brad Rowe

Brad joins the team from Tourism Bay of Plenty where he has been responsible for driving the creation of tourism experiences and destination development. 

If you have any questions about Lake Wānaka products & itineraries or need any other information on Wānaka then please email Brad. And, if you’re trade visiting the Lake Wānaka region then he's happy to help coordinate a famil visit for you.

Digital Media Advisor - Jessie Byrne

Jessie hails from Canada, where she worked in social media and digital marketing for resorts and tourism boards. Making her way down to New Zealand, Jessie garnered experience with lifestyle brands before joining the team at Lake Wānaka Tourism.

For social media inquiries, inlcuding influencer collaborations, blog partnerships and more, please email Jessie.  

To request images please go to the Wānaka Brandkit