Rugby World Cup

By PHILIP CHANDLER Queenstown's biggest live music venue has become another Covid victim. Loco nightclub, which is part of the Base Backpackers complex, closes its doors after next weekend. In a Facebook post this week, it announces, ‘‘with the heaviest of hearts’’,...

Resort loses man of mana

By PHILIP CHANDLER A charismatic Queenstown community stalwart who died on Sunday is being remembered as big-hearted, inspirational and fun-loving. And also for his pioneering role in introducing foreign players into Japanese rugby. Merv Aoake passed away, after a short battle with...
Infamous bouncer Jonathan Dixon is launching a campaign to turn around what he claims are Queenstown's shocking crime stats. Dixon – who gained international notoriety by outing English rugby star Mike Tindall cavorting with an old flame in a Queenstown...
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement