Skiiers at top of the Remarkables Lookout

Queenstown, Home of Winter

Welcome to the official Queenstown New Zealand website. Here you’ll find everything you need to plan your trip.

Let Queenstown awaken your inner-explorer. Whether you're into chasing steep slopes, exploring trails, indulging in food and wine, teeing off stunning fairways or seeking adrenaline thrills - there are adventures to be found here of all tastes and tempos. Discover things to do, where to eatplaces to stay and a full calendar of events year-round.

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Upcoming Events

18 Aug
events Music 18 Aug 2022

Coronet Peak 75th

Coronet Peak’s jam-packed 75th programme boasts a full line up of nostalgic and glamorous events...

26 Aug
events Art, Culture & Theatre 26 Aug 2022

Winter Pride Festival 2022

Welcome to Winter Pride 2022! The largest Winter Pride festival in the Southern Hemisphere. We’re...

27 Aug
events Sporting 27 Aug 2022

Winter Games NZ

Winter Games NZ is thrilled to announce the Southern Hemisphere’s biggest snow sports event is back...

07 Sep
events Music 07 Sep 2022

Snow Machine Festival

Four days of music, snow and après adventure awaits! Ski The Remarkables & Coronet Peak by day,...

22 Oct
events Sporting 22 Oct 2022

CYCLORAMA

Cyclorama is New Zealand’s First E-Bike Festival being held in Arrowtown over Labour Weekend ( 22/23...

19 Nov
events Sporting 19 Nov 2022

New Zealand Sotheby's International Realty Queenstown Marathon 2022

The World’s Most Beautiful Marathon incorporating 42km, 21km, 10km and 2.2km kids run options. Set...

11 Feb
events Music 11 Feb 2023

Gibbston Valley Winery Summer Concert

The team at Greenstone Entertainment are super-excited that the Summer Concert Tour is back for...

18 Feb
events Sporting 18 Feb 2023

Shotover Moonlight Mountain Marathon & Trail Runs

The eleventh edition of the Shotover Moonlight Mountain Marathon & Trail Runs will be held on...

04 Mar
events Sporting 04 Mar 2023

Macpac Motatapu

The iconic Macpac Motatapu 2023 is set for Saturday 4 March. This is a bucket list event with the...

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September - November

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Autumn

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