goldmining

New gold claim

By GUY WILLIAMS An Arrowtowner with the glint of gold in her eyes is sharing her love of prospecting by running guided trips on the river. Mandy Keep says she’d been prospecting the Arrow River for about two years when she...
By PHILIP CHANDLER Hundreds of local and part-time residents are indebted to Queenstowner Peter Atkinson for their love of cycling. The 78-year-old, who died last month from a rare heart disorder, founded the Queenstown Pedallers not long after he and his wife...
A Givealittle page has been launched to raise funds to start clearing an historic goldmining site near Arrowtown. Former local Jan Morrison uncovered the small Cooper's Terrace settlement, a kilometre up the Arrow River from Arrowtown, 10 years ago. Deteriorating under...
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