SkyCity Casino

Casino may be out of play

OneĀ of Queenstown's two CBD casinos is likely to fold its cards next year. Applications to the Gambling Commission by SkyCity, which operates both casinos, reveal Wharf Casino's landlord may not renew the lease on its Steamer Wharf premises past September...
Stampede are pushing the reset button ahead of the New Zealand Ice Hockey League finals. The Queenstowners take on West Auckland Admirals away this Saturday in the first of three possible games. Despite a 3-1 season win-loss advantage over their big...
Bowls bigwigs are bemused a trusted Queenstown club member who stole $12,000 wasn't banged up. Queenstown accountant Eric Lee, 74, was sentenced to four months' home detention last week and ordered to pay back the money. Judge Mark Callaghan said eight...
Queenstown bowlers are devastated and angry after catching one of their most trusted club members stealing to fund gambling. Pillar of the community Eric Lee, 74, admitted swiping up to $12,000 from the regional bowls governing body and $465 in...
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