Nothing beats apres-ski beats


A top line-up of George FM DJs are returning to host Queenstown Winter Festival apres-ski parties.

The dance music station, broadcasting live from the Wakatipu during the 10-day festival from tomorrow, sponsored night-time gigs during last year’s Winter Festival.

A solid line-up are on deck again this year, kicking off with Kirsteen MacKenzie at Barmuda this Monday.

George FM host and turntable veteran Nick Dwyer – aka DJ Nick D – will be at The Spire hotel’s No5 Church Lane on Tuesday while DJ Dean Campbell returns to play the Zephyr down Searle Lane on Wednesday.

Campbell has played everywhere from dingy back bars in East London to major festivals in the UK and New Zealand.

Catch Kirsteen MacKenzie at Barmuda, 9pm, Monday, DJ Nick D at No5 Church Lane, 9pm, Tuesday and DJ Dean Campbell at Zephyr, 9pm, Wednesday.