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1/07/2015

Queenstown Airport topples international record

Heavy traffic: Queenstown has New Zealand's fourth-busiest airport

Queenstown Airport has set a new record for international arrivals in one day. But it's only expected to stand for a matter of days. Yesterday, 1540 passengers on 10 transtasman flights were ushered through Queenstown Airport's $17 million international terminal, which opened last week. That »»

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Government tinkers with immigration rules

Government tinkers with immigration rules

Low-skilled jobs for immigrants in Queenstown are being streamlined by the government. Social Development Minister Anne Tolley and Immigration »»

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Festival 'fantastic': manager

Festival 'fantastic': manager

Given the weather, the snow and attendance at more than 50 events, Queenstown Winter Festival manager Lisa Buckingham declares this year's event »»

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Queenstown Business

Hotel king pans centre plans

Hotel king pans centre plans

A global hotel giant is warning of a convention centre glut in New Zealand - but Queenstown's mayor is undeterred. Host »»

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Queenstown Local Life

Who's going to take my job?

Who's going to take my job?

WANTED: General dog's body for large Queenstown business »»

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Queenstown Crime

Roofer loses memory in drunken rampage

Roofer loses memory in drunken rampage

A berserk roofer headbutted a Queenstown bouncer in a drunken blackout and resisted police. Christchurch man Jordan William »»

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Double over champs 'among best ever'

Double over champs 'among best ever'

Southern Stampede stomped all over New Zealand's ice hockey champions at the weekend - performances captain Bert Haines »»

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Arrowtown aim to extend big brother's pain

Arrowtown aim to extend big brother's pain

The Wakatipu and Arrowtown Premiers rugby sides head into their much-awaited derby game in Queenstown this Saturday in vastly »»

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Coming Up EventsMovies

Music from another planet

Music from another planet

Jupiter Project reckon the best thing about being a musician is being your own boss. The Auckland-based duo jet into Queenstown »»

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Americana from across the ditch

Americana from across the ditch

Australian Americana/folk artist Josh Rennie-Hynes has already penned a song and performed in a barn on this New Zealand tour. »»

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