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  • Serious social hockey

    IT may be a good excuse to get together and have some banter, but the competition’s still ice-cold when it comes to the annual Battle for the Queenstown Cup.

  • Scottish knees-up in Arrowtown

    DANCING, eating, drinking, banter and craic are on the menu for Saturday’s second ‘Arrowtown Burns Supper & Ceilidh’.

  • Such a special lady

    ‘POSITIVITY’ and ‘caring’ are words that perfectly sum up Queenstown’s oldest resident, Clarice May, who died early this month, aged 101.

  • Let it whipLet it whip

    CHRISTCHURCH’S Saul Sanders defies gravity during Sunday’s Whip Off, part of the Queenstown Bike Festival

  • Long water leak repair delayed by staff constraints

    DESPITE imposing water restrictions, Queenstown’s council took two-and-a-half weeks — and fielded 15 public ‘notifications’ — before fixing a leak on the main Kelvin Heights road this week.

  • Q’town’s champion trailblazer

    ONE of the key people behind Queenstown’s growth as a mountain biking destination not only has the skills to build trails but also the vision to link them up.

  • Birds beat best

    TUCKER Beach Wildlife Management Reserve’s proving the perfect breeding ground for native birds, boasting the best breeding season in years for some.

  • Top-10 finish for Robinson

    QUEENSTOWN ski racer Alice Robinson finished in eighth place at the FIS Giant Slalom World Cup held in Italy overnight Tuesday, her top GS world cup result in almost two years.

  • Waitangi celebration returns

    A NEW organising crew’s behind this year’s Whakatipu for Te Ra O Waitangi (Waitangi Day) celebrations — and they’re pumped to put on something for everyone.

  • Two convictions in five days

    A QUEENSTOWN builder was caught drink-driving twice in five days — the second time on The Remarks skifield road in an unplated vehicle.

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