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Working remotely, together

By TRACEY ROXBURGH A resort entrepreneur’s used the Covid-19-induced lockdown as inspiration to create, hopefully, short- and long-term benefits for the Wakatipu, and New Zealand. Ziptrek Ecotours founder Trent Yeo’s behind a 12-day festival, being held this November, dubbed ‘RemoteTogetherNZ’. It’ll bring...
By HUGH COLLINS Despite ongoing uncertainty with Covid-19 restrictions, Queenstown's Winter Pride will officially go ahead in 2020. The hugely popular annual event was put on hold at the end of March, just before the start of the Alert Level 4 lockdown. All...

Festival Queenstown-bound

Queenstown's been named as one of five centres around Aotearoa to host a festival in celebration of International Women's Day. Milk & Honey is the brainchild of Elemeno P rocker Lani Purkis and music manager Teresa Patterson. The new event will...

Gay Ski Week changes hands

Queenstown's Gay Ski Week QT has new owners. Couple Sally and Mandy Whitewoods, who've run the festival since rescuing it from financial strife in 2011, have sold their event company Glam Enterprises to locals Mike Hughes and Martin King. Sally says...
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