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4/09/2015

Vonn's coach slams Winter Games NZ

'Funding ridiculous': Ski coach Chris Knight

US superstar Lindsey Vonn's coach Chris Knight has blasted the Government's $1.5 million handout for the Winter Games in New Zealand. The 10-day event held in Queenstown, Wanaka and Naseby wrapped up on Sunday, and Games chief executive Arthur Klap hailed the fourth biennial games as the best yet. »»

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Shotover Country affordable housing build underway

Shotover Country affordable housing build underway

Groundwork has begun on a $15 million affordable housing development near Queenstown. Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust executive officer »»

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New ski area opens near Queenstown

New ski area opens near Queenstown

Skiers can now shred the powder at an exclusive new ski area on previously untouched mountain land near Queenstown. Soho Basin, boasting skiing »»

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Queenstown Business

DQ spends $60k on rainbow mountains

DQ spends $60k on rainbow mountains

What does almost $60,000 and two years' research get you? Destination Queenstown's new branding. The marketing body's new logo »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Let's look to London on airport advice

Let's look to London on airport advice

PARTING SHOT: When you're obsessed with a small place like Queenstown it's mind-bending to fly into London Heathrow. The »»

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Queenstown Crime

Police inquiry into bungled drug bust

Police inquiry into bungled drug bust

Experienced Dunedin detective Malcolm Inglis is heading an internal police inquiry into a bungled Queenstown drugs bust. Earlier »»

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In pictures: Stampede beat Ice Blacks

In pictures: Stampede beat Ice Blacks

Queenstown's Southern Stampede showed their class as national champions in beating New Zealand Ice Blacks.  Stampede, »»

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King Henry abdicates, invades Germany

King Henry abdicates, invades Germany

Queenstown's best rugby player is hocking off his skills to Germany. Wakatipu Premiers captain Henry Youngman, his team's player »»

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