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25/07/2014

Teen fights for life after Queenstown balcony fall

Teenager fall: The Glebe Apartments

An Australian teenager is in a critical condition after falling from a Queenstown hotel balcony. The 19-year-old from New South Wales fell from the second floor of The Glebe Apartments and landed in the car park below, sustaining a major head injury. He was found by the night manager shortly »»

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Plea for Queenstown council to fix Dalefield’s ‘danger’ road

Plea for Queenstown council to fix Dalefield’s ‘danger’ road

A QUEENSTOWNER who rolled her car on a frozen ramshackle road wants the council to act before someone’s badly hurt.   Sara Litchfield, 29, »»

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Arrowtown museum director celebrates 25 years

Arrowtown museum director celebrates 25 years

In 1989, Lakes District Museum’s new director was described as a young, imaginative person with lots of hair and a ring in his ear.  »»

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Queenstown Business

Remarkables Park announces Queenstown’s first airport hotel

Remarkables Park announces Queenstown’s first airport hotel

Queenstown’s Remarkables Park has announced the first of two hotels to support its proposed Frankton convention centre. »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Queenstown wildlife park adding reptile wing

Queenstown wildlife park adding reptile wing

Ancient tuataras and critically-endangered Otago and Grand skinks will be housed in a new reptile wing at Queenstown’s Kiwi »»

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Queenstown Crime

Former Queenstown bouncer's conviction swap

Former Queenstown bouncer's conviction swap

Former Queenstown bouncer Jonathan Dixon has had his conviction over the 'Tindallgate' CCTV scandal during the Rugby World Cup »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Brit breaking down uke barriers

Brit breaking down uke barriers

A YOUNG American aims to dispel misconceptions about the ukulele during the inaugural Queenstown UkeFest. Acclaimed »»

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Musical hotshots at Queenstown 'save the Kiwi' fundraiser

Musical hotshots at Queenstown 'save the Kiwi' fundraiser

Queenstown’s Jack’s Point Clubhouse & Restaurant is joining the fight to save the kiwi with a fundraising »»

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