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23/08/2014

Millbrook goes west to drive second 18-hole course

Awaiting approval: Millbrook property and development manager Ben O’Malley (left) and director of golf Brian Spicer on Dalgleish Farm

A 66 hectare buy-up by Queenstown’s Millbrook Resort looms as a shot in the arm for golf tourism.  The lifestyle resort, bordering Arrowtown, could become the first in New Zealand to offer two 18-hole golf courses after signing up to buy neighbouring farmland.  The deal is »»

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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 Queenstown, a court heard »»

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Queenstown mountain fatality highlights danger

Queenstown mountain fatality highlights danger

A leading Kiwi climber says the death of his friend shows the mountains have no respect for experience. Christchurch mountaineer Jamie Vinton-Boot, »»

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Queenstown Business

Colonial-style digs to open in Queenstown’s Gibbston valley

Colonial-style digs to open in Queenstown’s Gibbston valley

The first major accommodation complex in Queenstown’s world-renowned wine-growing area of Gibbston is opening soon.  »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Book exposes Queenstown bar secrets

Book exposes Queenstown bar secrets

BE afraid, be very afraid.  The secrets held by the walls of some of Queenstown’s most popular bars may have been »»

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Queenstown Crime

Dixon's appeal to the Supreme Court

Dixon's appeal to the Supreme Court

Former Queenstown doorman Jonathan Dixon is taking his case to the Supreme Court.  Dixon was convicted of dishonestly »»

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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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