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24/04/2014

Banged-up Gurney battles to finish

 Never quits: Multisport legend Steve Gurney with Lisa Eady prior to the start of the Tour de Wakatipu

Queenstown-based multisport legend Steve Gurney never quits – not even after going to hospital mid-race with suspected broken bones.   The nine-time Coast to Coast winner had a nasty crash in the Queenstown’s Bike Festival’s Tour de Wakatipu on Saturday and was taken to Lakes »»

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Dawn Service II for Queenstown

Dawn Service II for Queenstown

A QUEENSTOWN dawn service to mark Anzac Day tomorrow will be held for the second year running after it was a major success last year.   The »»

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Ex-AB on alleged Queenstown assault: 'I'm simply a victim'

Ex-AB on alleged Queenstown assault: 'I'm simply a victim'

One of two men accused of assaulting Justin Marshall in Queenstown claims the ex-All Black threw the first punch – but Marshall vows he’s »»

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Queenstown Business

Queenstown signwriting company wins gold

Queenstown signwriting company wins gold

A “helicopter on wheels” has scooped gold for a Queenstown signwriting and design company at the New Zealand Sign and »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Queenstown pair still cooking

Queenstown pair still cooking

After a nail-biting hour of viewing Monday night, Arrowtown friends Jaimie Stodler and Bec Stanley lived to cook another day in »»

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Queenstown Crime

Man charged with using false passport in Queenstown

Man charged with using false passport in Queenstown

A Fijian man has been remanded in custody after allegedly attempting to leave New Zealand using a false passport. Queenstown »»

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Queenstown women rule in bike fest downhill

Queenstown women rule in bike fest downhill

A pair of locals have taken first and second in the women’s downhill at Queenstown Bike Festival. Queenstowner Harriet »»

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Queenstown soccer gals slaughter opponents 26-0

Queenstown soccer gals slaughter opponents 26-0

It was 11-0 at halftime – but the Queenstown Rovers women’s soccer team were just warming up.   The side, »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Comedy debate returns to Queenstown Winter Fest

Comedy debate returns to Queenstown Winter Fest

The popular comedy debate returns to this year’s 40th Queenstown Winter Festival for the first time in five years. The »»

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Anika, Boh&Hollie return to Queenstown

Anika, Boh&Hollie return to Queenstown

Three top Kiwi singer-songwriters are again performing for free to ensure the survival of a Queenstown family counselling »»

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

CAPTAIN America is known as the first Avenger, but he was the last to get his introductory movie in phase one of the Marvel »»

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