Nau mai, Haere mai. Welcome to Queenstown.
Nestled amidst New Zealand's spectacular alpine landscapes, Queenstown offers more than just a getaway.
Venture further, immerse yourself in nature and connect with the land and community. Queenstown invites you to slow down, experience more and become a temporary local.
In Queenstown, it's not just about the present, it’s about the future too. Learn more about Queenstown’s regenerative future and 2030 carbon zero ambition here.
Welcome to our backyard. Let's keep it special.
Travel to a Thriving Future
In Queenstown, everyone wants to keep this place special.
Queenstown Lakes is aiming to be a carbon zero visitor economy by 2030. The Queenstown Lakes regenerative tourism plan is centered around people and place, and sets out to ensure that everyone can enjoy this place for years to come. We would love for you to join the mission, get involved, and use the stories to inspire other destinations. You can learn more here.
Queenstown Event & Festival Guide
Grab your bike and join the Queenstown Mountain Bike Club each week for their Wednesday Night Digs!...
Remarkables Market offers locals and visitors alike the opportunity to purchase high quality local...
We're thrilled to announce the start of our Community Nursery Summer Evening Sessions, especially...
Community planting days are a great chance to head out to a beautiful location, get your hands dirty...
The Arrowtown Autumn Festival proudly brought to you by Mora Wines & Artisan Kitchen, is an...
The Shotover Moonlight Mountain Marathon & Trail Runs give you the chance to experience the...
Our People, Our Home
Queenstown is a place of stunning landscapes and unrivalled energy, but beyond the towering mountains and beautiful lakes, lies its most treasured gem – the people.
Watch the mini-series to meet the passionate locals who make up the fabric of Queenstown’s vibrant community.