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24/05/2015

Frankton Flats fuels boom

Feeling bullish: Colliers valuation director John Scobie

Queenstown’s property market will continue expanding for at least the next two to three years, an annual market report concludes.Property consultancy Colliers International, in its local 2015 market review and outlook, says residential construction, tourism growth, commercial development on »»

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This place needs a hero - and humour

This place needs a hero - and humour

PARTING SHOT: The drawbridge is up and the portcullis down at Gorge Road Castle as Queenstown's council goes into defence mode.Where did it go so »»

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Nomads' new watering hole

Nomads' new watering hole

A backpackers where drunken guests last year caused a $60,000 flood wants to open a bar in its lobby.Nomads Queenstown, on downtown Church Street, »»

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Queenstown Business

Bunfight over poached public land

Bunfight over poached public land

Queenstown's real estate supremo is caught up in a council bun-fight over poached public land. Kelvin Collins, who heads »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Come out swinging - Thriller deadline looms

Come out swinging - Thriller deadline looms

Charity boxer De Rangi says she knew she was in a fight three punches into her bout at last year's Thriller in the »»

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Queenstown Crime

Hotel's cash crisis revealed

Hotel's cash crisis revealed

An Auckland property developer's court wrangle with a Queenstown architect has exposed cash-flow problems with a local hotel »»

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Fluker fired up for Europe

Fluker fired up for Europe

Queenstown mountain biking ace Kate Fluker is about to start her northern hemisphere campaign in a bid to win Olympic selection. »»

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Improving Arrowtown works for win

Improving Arrowtown works for win

The Arrowtown Premiers rugby side has regained its mojo after claiming a major scalp. The side beat previously unbeaten Upper »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Band of brothers

Band of brothers

Irish lads The Plebs are a rock ‘n’ roll family. The three musicians, who now live in Queenstown, met eight years ago »»

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Sakimoto drops in

Sakimoto drops in

SWAPPING the bright lights of LA for the dank nights of Invercargill is not the most obvious way to kick-start a musical career. »»

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