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Sydney-based musicians team up for homecoming tour

Wednesday, 21 December 2016, 11:51 am | Scope Media

Melanie Forbes and Tania Bowra, known collectively as Girls on The Avenue and individually renowned as among Sydney’s top musicians, writers and teachers, visit Queenstown, Luggate, Twizel and Diamond Harbour to catch up with friends and family and perform ... More >>

Queenstown-Wanaka pie maker wins best vegetarian pie in NZ

Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 10:42 am | Scope Media

A vegetable-packed pie produced by Queenstown- and Wanaka-based The Bakery Wholesale was last night crowned the best vegetarian pie in New Zealand. The gold award for The Bakery Wholesale’s Kai Pai vegetarian pie at the 2016 Bakels Supreme Pie Awards ... More >>

Wanaka mum launches new online sitting service

Tuesday, 12 July 2016, 11:12 am | Scope Media

Wanaka mum Sarah-Jane Perriam will launch WanaSitter™, an innovative new website to connect babysitters, house-sitters and pet-sitters with clients, this Friday (July 15). Launching in Wanaka, Queenstown and Cromwell, WanaSitter™ is an online booking ... More >>

Skyline Queenstown brings buzz to Queenstown Primary

Thursday, 10 March 2016, 12:32 pm | Scope Media

A fun bee-keeping educational experience for Queenstown Primary kids is about to get sweeter thanks to tourism operator Skyline Queenstown. More >>

Janina Kuzma eyes up two X Games in northern hemisphere

Monday, 23 November 2015, 11:33 am | Scope Media

New Zealand’s best female free skier Janina Kuzma plans to build on her top performance as she embarks on a northern hemisphere winter packed with major competitions. More >>

New online building guide delivers inspiration

Thursday, 17 September 2015, 11:22 am | Scope Media

New online building guide delivers inspiration for Kiwi homebuilders An innovative Queenstown company is helping Kiwis achieve the dream of building their own home with a new ‘all-in-one’ online resource and directory. Build me. is the brainchild ... More >>

Kiwi online marketing tool First Table smashes expectations

Tuesday, 15 September 2015, 12:04 pm | Scope Media

An online start-up business that acts as a marketing platform for restaurants has exceeded expectations in the first year of operating. More >>

Skyline Queenstown helps fast-track new Queenstown Bike Park

Thursday, 6 August 2015, 9:29 am | Scope Media

Skyline Queenstown helps fast-track new Queenstown Bike Park jump trail Queenstown’s world-class downhill mountain bike offering is getting a significant boost thanks to a $10,000 donation from Skyline Queenstown to fast-track the resort’s first ... More >>

PERRIAM on national stage at New Zealand Fashion Week 2015

Thursday, 30 July 2015, 1:34 pm | Scope Media

PERRIAM on national stage at New Zealand Fashion Week 2015 Luxury merino fashion brand PERRIAM has been selected for a special showcase on wool in fashion at the prestigious New Zealand Fashion Week (NZFW) in August. PERRIAM is among some of the ... More >>

Trelise Cooper to visit Wanaka for fashion show fundraiser

Thursday, 16 July 2015, 2:49 pm | Scope Media

Dame Trelise Cooper to visit Wanaka for fashion show fundraiser New Zealand fashion identity Dame Trelise Cooper is to hold a fashion show in Wanaka for the first time as a fundraiser for the town's planned hospice. Wanaka boutique women's fashion store ... More >>

Melissa Sharplin plans fresh work at her new base in Wanaka

Monday, 13 July 2015, 11:53 am | Scope Media

Prominent New Zealand artist Melissa Sharplin has moved her studio to Wanaka's historic Cardrona Valley, with fresh motivation for a major exhibition after a two-year hiatus. More >>

Staysouth.com portfolio grows

Thursday, 23 April 2015, 10:17 am | Scope Media

Staysouth.com portfolio grows with management of Queenstown's Commonage Villas Leading Queenstown boutique apartment management company Staysouth.com has acquired some of the resort’s finest accommodation with the Commonage Villas joining the company’s ... More >>

Glenorchy community shaping their future

Tuesday, 7 April 2015, 11:04 am | Scope Media

The Glenorchy community will gather this weekend to discuss the long-term vision for the area. More >>

Visitor industry report goes under the spotlight

Tuesday, 17 February 2015, 10:10 am | Scope Media

A locally-produced, district-wide report on tourism will be discussed with senior industry executives following the Shaping Our Future AGM this Thursday. The final report on the Queenstown Lakes District’s visitor industry – driven by the community ... More >>

meMINI co-creator accepted into Wearable World Labs

Tuesday, 3 February 2015, 2:27 pm | Scope Media

Kiwi entrepreneur and co-creator of the meMINI wearable camera Sam Lee has been accepted into the internationally renowned incubator/accelerator programme, Wearable World Labs. Wearable World Labs is the world’s first incubator/accelerator blend solely ... More >>

Restaurant, bar and grocer to open in Lake Hayes Estate

Thursday, 18 December 2014, 10:11 am | Scope Media

Much-anticipated Queenstown restaurant Grazë is expected to turn heads with its unique, innovative food and drink offering when it opens its doors this weekend. Grazë – a stylish restaurant, boutique bar and separate grocer at Lake Hayes Estate ... More >>

Elephants in the room’ for QLD's visitor industry

Thursday, 13 November 2014, 11:10 am | Scope Media

Questions around bed taxes, visitor volume capping, demand on public infrastructure and balancing community needs have been identified in a district-wide report on tourism. More >>

Theresa Gattung to speak at PERRIAM launch

Monday, 13 October 2014, 11:42 am | Scope Media

Leading New Zealand business personality Theresa Gattung will be guest speaker at the exclusive launch of Central Otago fashion brand PERRIAM next weekend. Theresa – author, former CEO of Telecom and named in the 2006 Forbes list of the World’s ... More >>

Lake lovers urged to support Wanaka watersports facility

Wednesday, 30 April 2014, 10:35 am | Scope Media

Lake lovers urged to show their support for Wanaka watersports facility A charitable trust planning a community watersports facility for Wanaka’s lakefront is calling on locals to get behind their cause. The Wanaka Watersports Facility Trust wants ... More >>

Entries for Mountain Bike race close in record time

Monday, 4 November 2013, 12:47 pm | Scope Media

Competitor entries to the increasingly popular Speight’s Summit 47km Mountain Bike race at Motatapu 2014 have closed in record time. More >>

 

 

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