community support centre

By PHILIP CHANDLER A Queenstown mountain runner’s determination to both train hard and fundraise furiously ahead of Cromwell’s Northburn ultrarun has paid off. Through a Givealittle page, support from friends, family and his employer, Queenstown Country Club, and even a cake...

Happiness is a mowed lawn

By GUY WILLIAMS Queenstown's bush telegraph, social media and the intervention of a district councillor mean Happiness House’s lawn-mowing woes are a thing of the past. The community support centre’s rackety old petrol mower died last year, and with two volunteers...
As far as early Christmas presents go, Queenstown's Happiness House got one of the best this year. General manager Robyn Francis says they've recently found out their lease - up in the air ever since their Park Street home was...
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