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27/08/2014

Jaw broken after sexuality jibes in Queenstown bar

A man who broke the jaw of an Australian "homophobe" in a Queenstown bar fight after being taunted was fined yesterday - but the charge was downgraded after the judge said the victim played a major part in the incident. Ricardo Clifford Tangateke Edwards 35, housekeeper, of Queenstown, »»

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Climber achieved goal before fall

Climber achieved goal before fall

The climber who died on Mt Aspiring on Sunday night was a "sensible young guy" who has only just achieved his goal of conquering the »»

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Popular Queenstown gourmet supermarket rebrands

Popular Queenstown gourmet supermarket rebrands

Queenstown Mediterranean Market is joining Foodstuffs South Island’s Raeward Fresh family.  The gourmet Robins Road supermarket will »»

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Queenstown Business

Millbrook goes west to drive second 18-hole course

Millbrook goes west to drive second 18-hole course

A 66 hectare buy-up by Queenstown’s Millbrook Resort looms as a shot in the arm for golf tourism.  The lifestyle »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Arrowtown singer steals a piece of our heart

Arrowtown singer steals a piece of our heart

Charlotte Graf admits arriving in Queenstown in 1995 as “a naive 21-year-old harbouring a secret passion for the »»

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Queenstown Crime

Justin Marshall attacker avoids jail

Justin Marshall attacker avoids jail

Former All Black Justin Marshall curled up into a ball as he was punched, kicked and stomped on during a street attack in »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Beats born from forced sabbatical

Beats born from forced sabbatical

A spell of home detention for a musician who goes under the name The Nomad is an irony not lost on Daimon Schwalger.  But »»

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Sigma quick-fire Q&A

Sigma quick-fire Q&A

Chart-toppers Sigma takeover Queenstown’s Memorial Centre on Thursday night. The UK drum and bass act has enjoyed a »»

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