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Jackie Bristow wraps up her Homecoming Tour in Queenstown

Singer-songwriter Jackie Bristow, who has made her home in the music mecca of Nashville since 2017, began her Blue Moon Rising tour in her native New Zealand in early 2020....Read More +

New kiwis citizenship

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Say Kia ora to our region's newest Kiwis!

99 people received their New Zealand citizenship at the Queenstown Lakes District’s largest-ever citizenship ceremony on Tuesday 3 March....Read More +

Albert Town Bridge

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A brief history of... Albert Town

In the first of our local community series, "A brief history of. . . ", Georgia Merton discovers what makes Albert Town - Wānaka's fast-growing riverside suburb, tick....Read More +

youre not in guatemala now

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Shortland Street "The Musical" coming to Cromwell

That’s right, your favourite Ferndale characters will soon be singing and dancing their way back into your hearts in the Fine Thyme Theatre Company’s Cromwell production of Shortland Street, The…...Read More +

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Walter Peak Farm awarded national "Garden of Significance"

Real Journeys’ Walter Peak High Country Farm garden is currently Queenstown’s only ‘Garden of Significance’ after being awarded a 4-star rating by the New Zealand Gardens Trust....Read More +

cromwell cherries and grapes

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Cherries & grapes elected to the Big Fruit in landslide poll

The people have spoken and the result is clear - Cromwell wants more fruit....Read More +

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The stage is set for Tuki Festival this weekend

With only days to go until the not-for-profit festival this Waitangi Weekend, organisers are looking forward to the musicians arriving in a few days....Read More +

paul bosauder flamenco

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The Fleetwoods, Flamenco & Drag Bingo: February at Sherwood

It’s 2020 y’all, and Sherwood is welcoming in the decade with a bang....Read More +

marcus the bachelorette

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Queenstown lad impresses The Bachelorette with breakdance

Queenstown local Marcus Mannex Kingi has received a rose from The Bachelorette NZ’s Doctor Lesina Nakhid-Schuster, during the opening episode of TVNZ2's hit reality series....Read More +


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Straight outta Crommers: 5 cool things you may not know about Cromwell

What's the deal with the Big Fruit?Taihape has its gumboot, Ohakune, a carrot, and Rakaia, a trout....Read More +

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