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Three of New Zealand’s celebrated Great Walks are accessible from Queenstown; the Routeburn, Milford Track and the Kepler. These Great Walks are New Zealand’s best hikes, awe inspiring adventures on tracks through pristine wilderness.
The Kiwi Birdlife Park is a five-acre wildlife sanctuary for native New Zealand animals. All animals at the park are part of a managed conservation programme which currently involves over 20 native species.
A pioneering trio of Kiwi entrepreneurs are determined to turn one of New Zealand’s biggest environmental problems from pest into perfume – and a handful of other consumer goods. We catch up with Queenstown’s Michael Sly, one of the brains behind ingenious Wilding & Co.
After a day or two in Central Otago, meeting inspirational locals, it was clear that you shouldn’t judge a destination only by its tourist brochures and TripAdvisor posts. Queenstown, at its heart, is a community.