Queenstown Travel Trade News Updates

Browse the latest travel trade news updates from Destination Queenstown below. Click the headline to read the full article, and use the right hand side panel to browse archived articles by date or author.

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Queenstown blanketed in snow ahead of ski season

By Seb McKinnon on 25 May 2015
Queenstown and the surrounding region has been covered in snow this morning giving the local ski areas a good boost before their scheduled opening days in a few weeks’ time.

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Queenstown highly regarded with Chinese visitors

By Seb McKinnon on 12 May 2015
Chinese FIT travellers have shown their appreciation for Queenstown as a top travel destination, with the region receiving 3 awards in the recent ‘China’s 2014-2015: “It’s my world”’ online competition.

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Queenstown voted Australasia’s Leading Destination

By Louise Jennis on 20 October 2014
Queenstown has been named Australasia’s Leading Destination at the 2014 World Travel Awards.

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Luxurious spa at five-star Millbrook Resort named the best of the best

By Louise Jennis on 20 October 2014
The luxurious spa at Queenstown’s five-star Millbrook Resort has been named the best of the best, taking out the coveted title of ‘New Zealand’s Leading Spa Resort’ at the World Travel Awards.

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Construction starts on new international terminal at Queenstown Airport

By Louise Jennis on 20 October 2014
Queenstown Airport is moving into an exciting new development phase with construction starting on its new international terminal, a project which will expand the current building footprint by a third in time for next winter.

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The Millhouse at Millbrook Resort wins exclusive award for Wine Excellence for third year running

By Louise Jennis on 7 August 2014
Millbrook Resort’s award-winning restaurant The Millhouse has received the prestigious Wine Award for Excellence by US Magazine Wine Spectator for the third year running.

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Airspresso Café takes off at Queenstown Airport

By Louise Jennis on 21 July 2014
Queenstown Airport’s new Airspresso Café opened for business on Friday (18 July) and initial feedback suggests that it’s already a roaring success with visitors and airport staff.

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Skydiving photos and video packages have been upgraded

By Louise Jennis on 18 July 2014
Skydiving photos and video packages have been upgraded and contents improved at NZONE Skydive in Queenstown where they believe that the memory of throwing yourself out of a plane is one you will want to revisit.

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