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24/10/2014

We’re taking adventure for granted

Growing up: It’s time to rethink what our most cherished tourism activities mean to NZ

OPINION: One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble risks, is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum, in which men steal through existence like sluggish waters through a marsh, without either honour or observation.”  These »»

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Barclay talks tourism, farming and Thatcher

Barclay talks tourism, farming and Thatcher

Tyro MP Todd Barclay has delivered his maiden speech to Parliament. The National Party member was elected to represent Clutha-Southland just over a »»

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Plans revealed for Queenstown’s first retirement village

Plans revealed for Queenstown’s first retirement village

An undisclosed, established retirement home operator has bought a site in Queenstown’s entry-level Shotover Country subdivision. The »»

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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

Prime cuts for DJ Downtown Brown

Prime cuts for DJ Downtown Brown

DJ Downtown Brown returns to his old stomping ground with his Sunshine Sound System tomorrow. Former Subculture owner Brown »»

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The Ultimate Gig Guide

The Ultimate Gig Guide

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Will Frankton Marina ever be built?
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