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Queenstown Lakes Baby Box Charitable Trust

This wonderful initiative – run by community-minded volunteers – with a mission to gift a Baby Box to all new-borns in the Queenstown Lakes District and where supporting a happy healthy connected community is at the forefront. If you’re interested in participating or contributing read through ...

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Five Reasons why Glenorchy is a MUST

It is a surprise that you could almost miss this small town, given the size of the scenery here and all that is on offer.  Situated a stunning 45-minute drive Queenstown, this area pays homage the enchantment of all end-of-the-road destinations.   This area is explosively scenic – r...

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Māoritanga in the mountains

Ngāi Tahu are a resilient, entrepreneurial people who made our home in the South Island/Te Waipounamu 800+ years ago.  Our ancestors were the first long distance seafarers, riding the ocean currents and navigating by stars on voyaging waka.  From Hawaiki Nui, they populated the islands of...

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ONE REGION, FOUR INCREDIBLE SKIFIELDS

Situated in the middle of the Southern Alps, Queenstown is blessed with four incredible world class skifields, and numerous exclusive heliski locations. So whether you’re a seasoned ‘Powderhound’, or wanting to introduce the kids to the snow, there is the perfect skifield for you. ...

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