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By PHILIP CHANDLER The Wakatipu lost three treasured community stalwarts over one weekend this month with the deaths of Russell McGrouther, Wendy Perkins and Elbert de Koning. Originally a local motelier, Dunedin-raised McGrouther was the resort’s funeral director for 29 years...
A Queenstowner has won an award for creating a cycling revolution. Queenstown Pedallers founder and organiser Peter Atkinson discusses what spins his wheels with Philip Chandler A 75-year-old is the pied piper of Queenstown cyclists. Fifteen years ago, Peter Atkinson formed Queenstown Pedallers after taking...
Rotary Club of Queenstown's new transgender president has thanked the man she used to be as she takes office. Monica Mulholland made national news last May when she was nominated as the club's president-elect, two months after coming out as...
Queenstown Rotary has handed out a prestigious award to the stalwart of a rival service club. Local Lions Club member and former president Simon Hayes was awarded a Paul Harris Fellowship at Rotary's meeting last week, which Lions also attended. The...
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