Road Named After Blondie

Some future residents of the Wooing Tree subdivision will be living on a street named after one of the vineyard’s famous wines. As reported on Connect Cromwell website, at January’s Cromwell Community Board meeting Blondie Drive was approved for a road name in the first stage of the Wooing Tree Estate development. The Blondie is Wooing…

Nz’s Next Big Town

I’m surrounded by mountains – on the edge of a stunning lake – and find myself in close proximity to ski fields, loads of great food, luxury accommodation, wineries and adventure activities. It sounds like I could be in Queenstown or Wānaka – but I’m in a little town that is exploding in popularity: Cromwell.…

The Ultimate Trail

The trail is 38 kilometres long, passing down the true right-hand side of the Cromwell Gorge. The video showcases the stunning scenery in which the trail is set, with truly breathtaking views all around.

Bike it Now

One of the big drawcards of living at Wooing Tree Estate is the unfettered access you have to the great outdoors. And one of the best ways of seeing and experiencing the beautiful surrounds of Cromwell and wider Central Otago is by bike.

Construction Starts

Earthworks at Cromwell’s premium new neighbourhood Wooing Tree Estate are set to begin next month, marking another step closer to the development becoming ready for residential living. Stage one of the development comprises 33 residential sections, ranging in size from 500sq m to 1000sq m and local contractor Benchmark Construction expects to get underway in…

Stage One Released

Offering exceptional sites in a prime location, Wooing Tree Estate is being developed alongside the iconic Wooing Tree Vineyard from which it draws its name, with vineyard owners Steve and Thea Farquharson making the decision to take their award-winning winery in a new direction. “We have re-zoned our land to develop a boutique vineyard estate, offering opportunities…

Setting the Scene

Great design doesn’t have to stand out and be different – and that can certainly be the case when it comes to master planning a new community, where many of the best examples look and feel ‘normal’, blending seamlessly into their natural surroundings, treading softly on the landscape, and enhancing the quality of life of…

Strong Demand

According to the 2020 Harcourts Otago biannual market report, demand is outstripping supply in all the major towns in Central Otago – including Cromwell. The lack of supply is nationwide, but Otago has its own special characteristics, says the report, which reveals the region as a whole is benefiting from strong economic and job growth.…