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23/10/2014

Plans revealed for Queenstown’s first retirement village

Strong demand: Shotover Country co-developer Sharyn Stalker

An undisclosed, established retirement home operator has bought a site in Queenstown’s entry-level Shotover Country subdivision. The retirement village, Queenstown’s first, would cater for about 300 people in 85 independent villas, 36 apartments and 40 rest care units. »»

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Tourist driver to be charged after crash on Queenstown-Glenorchy road

Tourist driver to be charged after crash on Queenstown-Glenorchy road

Four Taiwanese tourists are fortunate to escape injury after their rented campervan crashed and overturned on the Queenstown-Glenorchy road near »»

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Body found believed to be missing Hong Kong woman

Body found believed to be missing Hong Kong woman

Police have confirmed a body found on Queenstown Hill is believed to be missing Hong Kong woman Kwei Ying Wong. Tourist Wong, 63, has not been seen »»

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Queenstown Business

Burnt-down Queenstown nightclub unlikely to return to new building

Burnt-down Queenstown nightclub unlikely to return to new building

The popular World Bar nightclub destroyed in a Queenstown CBD fire last year is unlikely to return to its original Shotover »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Queenstown Shakespeare actor off to London’s Globe Theatre

Queenstown Shakespeare actor off to London’s Globe Theatre

Wakatipu High student Victoria Boult once hated Shakespeare. But now she’s been chosen to perform at the legendary »»

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Queenstown Crime

Police case 'bit of a shambles': defence

Police case 'bit of a shambles': defence

Failures by Queenstown police led to a reduced charge for an Arrowtown businessman, accused of trying to run over a builder in »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Hip-hop act plays in Queenstown tonight

Hip-hop act plays in Queenstown tonight

Auckland-based @peace vocalists Lui Tuiasau and Tom Scott are hungover and on the road. It’s the morning after the gig »»

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The Future sounds of London club tour in Queenstown

The Future sounds of London club tour in Queenstown

Killer collaborators Kito & Reija Lee have returned to the southern hemisphere for a club tour. The two girls, who hail »»

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Is Remarks Park holding up the airport's development?
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