Travel Update

Travel Update

New Zealand’s international borders are now open to Australian and other visa-waiver visitors. For the latest information on COVID-19 guidelines when travelling to or around New Zealand, visit https://covid19.govt.nz.

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Stories

Blake Marshall's Guide to Skiing Queenstown

Blake Marshall is a freeride skier from Queenstown, representing New Zealand on the Freeride World Tour. The prodigal child of two ski instructors, Blake grew up on the slopes of The Remarkables and Coronet Peak. These mountains, along with a passionate ski community, have helped shape Blake into the world-class freerider he is today.
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Meet Our Winemakers

With its sterling reputation and astounding beauty, the ‘Valley of the Vines’ attracts passionate viticulturists and winemakers from all over the country and abroad. We caught up with three Gibbston winemakers to talk about what brought them here and, perhaps more importantly, what makes them stay.
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Mike Madden Gives Us the Lowdown on Backcountry Skiing in Queenstown

Mike Madden, owner and chief guide at Queenstown Mountain Guides, spends his winters exploring Queenstown's snow-covered mountains. Originally from the North Island, Mike discovered his true passion for mountaineering and skiing when he moved to Queenstown at age 20. Since then, Mike's worked and lived in Mount Cook, Canada and Japan, before starting his own mountain guiding business in Queenstown four years ago.
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