BMW New Zealand Open

Benny Tipene to headline ‘Open Sounds’ concert in Queenstown

By Charlie Curel on 26 November 2014
Organisers of the BMW New Zealand Open have announced that popular Kiwi music artist Benny Tipene will headline the event’s ‘Open Sounds by Amisfield’ concert at The Hills.

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Air NZ Queenstown International Marathon

Inaugural Queenstown International Marathon

By Charlie Curel on 25 November 2014
Year one of the Queenstown International Marathon is done and dusted and with close to 6,000 runners from over 31 countries what an event it was!

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Jamie Greenway

New Bike Park for the Cardrona Valley

By Charlie Curel on 21 November 2014
Cardrona Alpine Resort, renowned for great winter skiing, is set to open a new bike park next month (December).

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Southern Discoviers

The Hobbit Fan Fellowship hits Queenstown

By Charlie Curel on 6 November 2014
In the lead up to the release of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, a 150 strong Hobbit fan contingent have been flown to New Zealand for a once in a lifetime Middle-earth adventure.

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Have you seen The Most Epic Safety Video ever?

By Charlie Curel on 5 November 2014
There’s no substitute for exploring Queenstown in person but Air New Zealand's latest Hobbit-inspired in-flight safety video is the perfect sneak preview…

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Queenstown Airport

Queenstown Airport starts work on new international terminal

By Charlie Curel on 30 October 2014
Construction has started on a new international terminal at Queenstown Airport. The exciting new project will expand the current building footprint by a third in time for next winter.

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Lady of the Lake Turns 102

By Charlie Curel on 20 October 2014
The TSS Earnslaw celebrated her 102nd birthday on Saturday (18th October). The occasion was quietly marked with cake for those who travelled on her over the weekend.

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Queenstown voted Australasia’s Leading Destination

By Libby Baron on 14 October 2014
Queenstown has been named Australasia’s Leading Destination and nominated for the World’s Leading Destination at the 2014 World Travel Awards.

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