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18/04/2014

Megabucks Queenstown skifield boost takes shape

 Taking shape: The Curvey Basin chairlift is making progress up The Remarkables PICTURE: NZSki

A MULTI-MILLION dollar chairlift development at a Queenstown ski area is taking shape with huge towers – including one 16-metres high – being erected. Ski field operator NZSki has brought in a 40-tonne crane to handle the installation of the towers and a terminal up The »»

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Queenstown women rule in bike fest downhill

Queenstown women rule in bike fest downhill

A pair of locals have taken first and second in the women’s downhill at Queenstown Bike Festival. Queenstowner Harriet ‘Bob’ »»

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State of Mind play Queenstown - ticket giveaway

State of Mind play Queenstown - ticket giveaway

Celebrated Auckland drum and bass act State of Mind won’t let Good Friday licensing laws spoil their fun. The prolific musicians, producers, »»

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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

Zero rates increase expected for Queenstown

Zero rates increase expected for Queenstown

Queenstown Lakes District Council is proposing an average zero rates increase for the second year running. The proposal features »»

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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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Coming Up EventsMovies

Busker finalists battle to open Blues & Roots

Busker finalists battle to open Blues & Roots

Six Queenstown bands and soloists are left gunning for a coveted spot to open for Elvis Costello and The Doobie Brothers. The »»

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Stand-up at Searle Lane & Social

Stand-up at Searle Lane & Social

A QUEENSTOWN-bound comedian is full of funny stories. So don’t expect Perth-based Dan Brader to be busting out funny »»

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Queenstown Bike Festival schedule

Queenstown Bike Festival schedule

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

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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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