Major Marketing Campaign Pledges

The Hunter Valley Wine & Tourism Alliance (Alliance) invites all tourism operators and businesses in the Cessnock and Singleton LGAs to pledge a nominal amount towards a major and aggressive destination marketing campaign in partnership with Destination NSW to promote the Hunter Valley Wine Country and critically increase visitation to the region. The campaign would take place in the first 6 months of 2018.

PAGE UPDATED: 11 December 2017, 4:53 pm.

The following table lists the pledges received to date:

MAJOR MARKETING CAMPAIGN PLEDGE REGISTER (TARGET $300,000)
NAME BUSINESS  PLEDGE AMOUNT
TOTAL AMOUNT OF ALL PLEDGES TO DATE  $     282,700.00
TOTAL AMOUNT FROM COUNCILS  $       80,000.00
1 Cessnock City Council  $       50,000.00
2 Singleton Council  $       30,000.00
TOTAL AMOUNT TO DATE FROM INDUSTRY  $     202,700.00
1 Michael Hope Hope Estate  $         5,000.00
2 Colin Peterson Petersons House  $         5,000.00
3 Brian McGuigan  $         5,000.00
4 John Drayton Drayton’s Family Wines  $         2,500.00
5 Vicci Lashmore-Smith Around Hermitage  $         1,500.00
6 John Drayton Parish of Pokolbin  $             500.00
7 Geoff Walker Cessnock Chamber of Commerce  $             250.00
8 Kerry Hallett Kurri Kurri District Chamber of Commerce  $             250.00
9 Linda Barnes Lovedale Chamber of Commerce  $             250.00
10 Lesley Morris Towns With Hearts  $             250.00
11 Clr Anthony Bourke The Hunter Celebrant  $             250.00
12 Ken & Suzie Winterschladen Berenbell Vineyard Retreat  $             500.00
13 Robert Lusby Tintilla Estate  $         1,000.00
14 Chris Tyrrell Tyrrells Wines  $         5,000.00
15 Paul Cousins Cessnock Leagues Club  $         5,000.00
16 Graham Farish Cessnock Regional Art Gallery  $             100.00
17 Mick & Lyn Pangallo Pangallo Estate  $             250.00
18 Vicci Lashmore-Smith Misty Glen Wines  $             500.00
19 Stephen & Tracy Drayton Ivanhoe Wines  $         1,500.00
20 Brad & Heather Wright Lucy’s Run Wines  $         1,000.00
21 Gerard & Angela Kesby Corunna Station  $             700.00
22 George & Silva Tsiros Peacock Hill Vineyard  $         1,000.00
23 Julie Chengo & David Redfern Aussie Home Loans Cessnock  $             250.00
24 Julie Chengo & David Redfern Aussie Home Loans Singleton  $             250.00
25 Chris & Joe Taranto Wine Country Limousines  $             250.00
26 Clr John Fagg Burncroft Guest House  $             500.00
27 Sharon & Ken Blackett Sovereign Hill Country Lodge  $             500.00
28 Clr Melanie Dagg  $             200.00
29 Warren Ellis Warren Ellis Plumbing Pty Ltd  $         1,000.00
30 Keith Tulloch Keith Tulloch Wines  $         1,000.00
31 Sharn Silkman Silkman Wines  $         2,500.00
32 Ken Bray The Grange on Hermitage  $             500.00
33 Wayne Russell Go Karts Go Pty Ltd  $         5,000.00
34 Fernando & Renata Antao Sabor Dessert Bar  $         1,500.00
35 Ross Wilson Ernest Hill Wines  $             500.00
36 Ian Napier Wombat Crossing Vineyard  $             500.00
37 Desley Pfeffer  $             200.00
38 Allyson & Peter Hoft Wollombi Wines  $             500.00
39 Therese Kramer Emma’s Cottage Vineyard  $         1,500.00
40 Peter Carpenter Hunter Valley Chocolate Co  $         2,000.00
41 Greg Silkman First Creek Wines  $         5,000.00
42 William Widin Leogate Estate Wines  $         2,000.00
43 Not-disclosed  $       10,000.00
44 Barbara Begovich Lilies Luxury Retreats  $             250.00
45 Steve Goodchild Pukara Estate  $         1,500.00
46 Steve Goodchild Hunter Valley Olive Co.  $         1,000.00
47 Julia Allen Beyond Ballooning  $         2,000.00
48 Liane Heinke Belford Green Olives  $             250.00
49 Tom & Jean Degen Degen’s Wines Pty Ltd  $             250.00
50 Ross Crump Tarin Grove Farms  $         5,000.00
51 Jimmy & Matt Kerr Nanna Kerr’s Kitchen  $         1,000.00
52 Peter & Kim Earle Broken View Estate  $             500.00
53 Debra Moore Moorebank Vineyard Estate  $             250.00
54 Linda & Steve Barnes Bluebush Estate  $             500.00
55 Andrew Thomas Thomas Wines  $         1,000.00
56 Margaret McCutcheon Blackwattle Luxury Retreats  $             200.00
57 Karen Jackson Designs in the Vines  $             250.00
58 Jan Molaneer Two Fat Blokes Gourmet Kitchen  $             500.00
59 Jan Molaneer Two Fat Blokes Gourmet Tours  $         1,000.00
60 Colin Sargsant Kelman Vineyard  $         1,000.00
61 Stephanie Mortel Mortels Sheepskin Factory  $         2,000.00
62 Darren Scott Ridgeview  $         1,000.00
63 Lou & Mark Davidson Tamburlaine Wines  $         2,500.00
64 Tim & Burness iHop Hunter Valley  $             300.00
65 Troy Rhoades Brown Muse Restaurant & Café P/L  $         1,000.00
66 Tristan Jones Mount Pleasant  $         1,500.00
67 Duane Roy Glandore Wines  $         1,000.00
68 Andrew Cooper Gartelmann Wines  $             250.00
69 Manda Duffy Tempus Two Wines  $         5,000.00
70 Manda Duffy McGuigan Winery  $         5,000.00
71 Terry Hughes Wirral Grange Vineyard  $         1,000.00
72 Mary Wong-Jenkings Kyko Accommodation Group – Billabong Moon  $             500.00
73 Michelle Wills Balloon Aloft  $         2,000.00
74 Geoff Krieger Brokenwood Wines  $         2,000.00
75 Merryl Naughton Wollombi Valley Chamber  $             500.00
76 Tony Drice Hunter Valley Smelly Cheese  $         2,000.00
77 Hunter Accommodation Association Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley  $       70,000.00
78 Cyrpress Lakes Resort
79 Estate Tuscany
80 Kirkton Park
81 Pokolbin Village
82 Hermitage Lodge
83 Chateau Elan
84 Spicers Vineyard Estate
85 Grand Mercure
86 Mercure Hunter Valley Gardens
87 Hunter Valley Resort
88 Harrigans
89 Potters Hotel Brewery Resort
90 Leisure Inn Pokolbin Hill
91 Wine Country Catering
92 Suzanne Little Small Winemakers Centre  $         1,000.00
93 Geoffrey Ellis Hunter Valley Wine Tasting Tours  $         1,000.00
94 James Agnew Agnew Wines  $         3,000.00
95 Trent Brennan Madigan Cottages  $             250.00
96 Simon Cook Vine Valley Inn  $             300.00
97 David Neil Constable AM Constable Estate Vineyards  $         2,500.00
98 Noreen Gottaas IlCacciatore – Hermitage Lodge  $         1,000.00
99 Adam and Jan Rees Pokolbin General Store  $             500.00
100 Garth Eather Meerea Park Wines  $         2,500.00
101 Kellie Martin Affections Wedding & Event Hire  $             500.00
102 Marie Blackmore Elfin Hill Guest House  $             200.00
103 Chris Elfes Chris Elfes Photography Pty Ltd  $             200.00
104 Danielle McCaffrey McCaffrey’s Estate  $             500.00
105 Rachel Kerr Wine Country Ballooning  $             500.00
106 Frank & Tracey Anderiesen Casa La Vina  $             250.00
107 Michael Wilson Broke Fordwich Wine Tourism Assn  $             250.00
108 Andrew Margan Margans Wines  $             300.00
109 St Phillips Christian College Cessnock  $             500.00
110 Laurie Perry Wonnarua Nation Aboriginal Corporation  $             200.00
111 Tex Symington Tex Tours  $             300.00

 

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