New Zealand is at COVID-19 Alert Level 1. Controls at the border remain for those entering New Zealand, but Queenstown is open and welcoming domestic travellers. We look forward to seeing you here soon.

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Winter Adventure Awaits

Four ski areas, vibrant après ski and epic off-mountain activities.

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Let Queenstown inspire you to embark on your own adventure.

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Upcoming Events

11 Aug
events Sporting 11 Aug 2020

Obsidian

The Obsidian is an epic new mixed Team Challenge event for the Winter Games NZ 2020 and will include...

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18 Sep
events Sporting 18 Sep 2020

Dagg's Queenstown Open

Do you want to spend the weekend golfing with Izzy Dagg in Queenstown? That's right, we've got the...

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05 Oct
events Art and Culture 05 Oct 2020

The Shows Must Go On

The Shows Must Go On features a stunning cast of New Zealand performers who have found success on...

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21 Nov
events Sporting 21 Nov 2020

New Zealand Sotheby's International Realty Queenstown Marathon

Welcome to the World's Most Beautiful Marathon! Choose between 42km, 21km, 10km or 3km Kids Run.

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December - February

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Queenstown, the Southern Hemisphere's premier four season lake and alpine resort

Welcome to the official Queenstown New Zealand website. Feel inspired by Queenstown’s stunning scenery, huge range of activities and renowned warm welcome. Surrounded by majestic mountains and set on the shores of crystal clear Lake Wakatipu, the natural beauty and the unique energy of the region create the perfect backdrop for a holiday full of adventure, discovery and rejuvenation. You’ll find everything you need to plan your next trip to Queenstown, from accommodation options and where to eat, to the endless array of things to do and a full calendar of events all year round.