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17/04/2014

Zero rates increase expected for Queenstown

Zero increase: Queenstown mayor Vanessa van Uden

Queenstown Lakes District Council is proposing an average zero rates increase for the second year running. The proposal features in its draft annual plan and budget due to be adopted tomorrow “We have bedded in the new staff structure created from our organisational review last year and »»

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Queenstown-led Ice Blacks take bronze

Queenstown-led Ice Blacks take bronze

Queenstown-based Ice Blacks captain Bert Haines led his team to bronze at the division two group B World Championships in Spain. Canadian-born Haines »»

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Queenstowner fumes at $800 ambo bill

Queenstowner fumes at $800 ambo bill

A BRAZILIAN Queenstowner – given no warning of the cost – is stunned at a $769 bill for a brief ambulance ride. Sous chef Judson »»

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Queenstown Business

New big cheese at Queenstown tourism giant

New big cheese at Queenstown tourism giant

Ngai Tahu Tourism has appointed a new chief executive. Quinton Hall will take the reins in July at the tourism giant – »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Booze ban blues in Queenstown

Booze ban blues in Queenstown

A QUEENSTOWN bar boss, peeved at not getting exemption to trade during Easter, says the new local booze committee is out of »»

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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 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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Queenstown Games hopeful has the bike stuff

Queenstown Games hopeful has the bike stuff

Life’s a blur of kilometres, fundraising, kilometres, sports massages, kilometres, nutrition, work and then more kilometres »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Queenstown Bike Festival schedule

Queenstown Bike Festival schedule

Queenstown Bike Festival continues until Sunday with a host of spectacular events. »»

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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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Dallas Buyers Club

Dallas Buyers Club

THE cowboy hat and Texan drawl maybe the same, but Matthew McConaughey in Dallas Buyers Club is a radically different animal from »»

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Should Bunker have got a special Easter licence?
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