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25/04/2014

Queenstown joins country to usher in Anzac dawn

Dawn start: Queenstown RSA branch president Dave Geddes

Queenstown residents have joined a mass turnout around the country to pay respects at Anzac Day dawn services this morning.   The Queenstown Returned and Services Association hosted a dawn service for the second year running with hundreds turning out despite dismal wet weather. More than 8500 »»

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Queenstown woman's recalls riding shotgun with Costello

Queenstown woman's recalls riding shotgun with Costello

Queenstown woman Nicky Tompkins was there riding shotgun when Elvis Costello hit the big time in America the 1970s.  And when he plays here »»

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Banged-up Gurney battles to finish

Banged-up Gurney battles to finish

Queenstown-based multisport legend Steve Gurney never quits – not even after going to hospital mid-race with suspected broken bones.   The »»

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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 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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