Pair of Playboy Centerfolds Go On Assignment in New Zealand

In the world of Playboy cable channel news, the hotspots are not Japan, Libya, and Egypt but rather destinations such as Queensland, New Zealand. That’s where LA’s Miss December, Ashley Hobbs, and Nebraska’s Miss October, Jordan Monroe, traveled together this week to cover the 42 Below Cocktail World Cup.

It sounds like a match made in alternate-universe heaven: two of Hef’s fantasy girls and 21 “mixologists” (a.k.a. bartenders), mingling against the backdrop of the Kiwi great outdoors. Both ladies have been tweeting about their experiences:

The Playboy website has separately been keeping readers appraised of the duo’s Down Under adventures, which have included bungee jumping and speed-boating. If you want to know which bartenders won, click here.

@hollywoodspin Richard Horgan is co-editor of Fishbowl.