Jane Tiaore is one of the Natura Properties Limited staff helping the company maintain the properties in exchange for free accommodation, meals and beverages. 20040335
One of the leading tourism businesses in the country is running special deals on meals to clear their stock.
The Islander Hotel, part of Natura Properties Limited, is getting rid of their perishable food items at cheap rates.
These include $10 dine-in or takeaway meals and other specials.
Managing director Rohan Ellis said they were holding a lot of stock despite managing to return some, including a large amount of alcohol to their supplier CITC. “There are perishable foods that we’ve got to get rid of, hence we are selling it just to get cost plus – because we don’t want to feed the pigs unless we have to," Ellis said.