Supporters of Pacific Resort Hotel Group

Annah Stretton

Annah Stretton is one of Pacific Resort Hotel Group’s prized partners and also one of New Zealand’s most recognised fashion designers. Known for being both a left and right thinker, she has a creative but sharp eye on her company’s bottom line. Annah Stretton has emerged from a background of wholesaling mainstream garments to become a leading force in New Zealand-based fashion design.

King Kapisi

King Kapisi is a highly praised New Zealand Hip Hop recording artist. He was the first Hip Hop artist in New Zealand to receive the prestigious Silver Scroll Award at the APRA Awards for Songwriter of the Year for his single Reverse Resistance in 1999, which followed on the popular release of his debut single Sub-Cranium Feeling.

Ido Drent

Ido Drent is a South African actor currently working and living in Auckland, New Zealand. He is best known to television audiences as Daniel Potts in the long-running soap opera Shortland Street.

Robert & Nikki Rakete

Robert is the co-host of The Breeze Auckland Breakfast Radio Show with Robert Scott. Robert and his new bride Nikki wed in the beautiful Cook Islands, at Rarotonga’s premiere boutique resort Pacific Resort Rarotonga.

April Ieremia

April Ieremia is a former New Zealand ‘Silver Fern’ Netball player who played in the Goal Attack position. Ieremia is also known for her time as a television sports reporter and commentator for ONE News, a Personality star and Emcee.


Established in New Zealand over 30 years ago, Moontide has built an enviable worldwide reputation for innovative design, quality and fit of swimwear. Moontide is available in leading department stores, specialist lingerie boutiques, swimwear stores and surf shops in over 43 countries. Moontide's latest catalogue was shot on site at out Te Manava Luxuary Villas & Spa.

Tony & Samantha Lochhead

Samantha Lochhead (nee Powel) is a former Miss New Zealand (2008) and wed New Zealand’s Soccer All White Star Tony Lochhead at Pacific Resort Rarotonga.

Reuben Dearlove

The Cook Islands' top Vaka Paddler Reuben Dearlove trained hard every day determined to better his performance in last year's Te Aito Cook Islands event. He was successful and for the third time in as many years of the event, Reuben beat all challengers and once again claimed the title of Te Aito Tane 2012.