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Summer Events Guide

Queenstown is the place to be this summer. Enjoy outdoor concerts, summer markets and a range of exciting sporting events. Here's what's on, so lock in your accommodation and get planning!
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The Best Queenstown Beaches and Swimming Spots

Who says mountains and beaches don't go together? Nothing beats a quick dip on a hot summer day, or an evening paddle board on Lake Wakatipu. If you’re craving some lakeside serenity, or you’re looking for a spot to cool down from the Central Otago sun, we’ve put together a guide to the best beaches and swimming spots near Queenstown.
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Al Fresco Dining Around Queenstown

With our spectacular alpine vistas, long warm summers, and world-famous food scene, Queenstown is made for eating al fresco. Find some of the best places to eat outdoors, with these top picks for alfresco dining in and around Queenstown.
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Rope Swings of Queenstown

Is there anything better than a rope swing over cool water on a hot summer day? No swimming hole or picnic spot is complete without one. Here's your insider’s guide to Queenstown’s secret rope swings.
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