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Queenstown

Home of the world's first jet boat, bungy jump and river surfing operators, Queenstown likes to push the boundaries. Thrills are at every turn including river rafting, skydiving and mountain biking.
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AJ Hackett Bungy - Kawarau Bridge Bungy

Local Tip Fans of the technicalities involved in bungy jumping, can join the Secrets of Bungy Tour, a 45-minute interactive journey through this fascinating, and terrifying world of adrenaline rushes

Local Tip

Villa Del Lago Queenstown

Local Tip Villa Del Lago has its own pebble beach and boat jetty - let the owners organise a boat ride into town to really arrive in style!

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King of the roast Sunday

King of the roast Sunday

26 Oct

Enjoy tender roast Otago lamb, traditional roasted potatoes, pumpkin and parsnips. Served with green vegetables and homemade minted gravy. Served every Sunday at Pig and Whistle Pub for $17.50 more »

Bar Wars

Bar Wars

26 Oct

Epic Team Games for Luging & Other Prizes! DJ Courteezi smashing the tunes from 9pm! more »

Stonegrill Mondays

Stonegrill Mondays

27 Oct

Get yourself any of our amazing stonegrills for just $20 all day Monday! Add your sides & sauces for just $3. What better way to get stoned? more »

STEAK NIGHT - Monday & Tuesday evenings at Monty's!

STEAK NIGHT - Monday & Tuesday evenings at Monty's!

27 Oct

Join us for STEAK NIGHT - Monday & Tuesday evenings at Monty's! more »

Videos

Central Otago Farmers' Market

This seasonal market begins every Labour Weekend in November and runs every Sunday until the end of February. more »

Virtual Tours

Queenstown Conference Venue - Kawarau Bridge Bungy

The Kawarau Bridge Bungy Centre is located in the picturesque vineyard region of Gibbston Valley, just a few minutes' drive out of Queenstown. more »

Queenstown Photos

Kawarau Bridge

Kawarau Bridge

Queenstown Airport

Queenstown Airport

Lake Wakatipu, view from Skyline Gondola

Lake Wakatipu, view from Skyline Gondola

Lake Johnson

Lake Johnson

Queenstown Beach

Queenstown Beach

Kinloch

Kinloch

Kelvin Heights Golf Course

Kelvin Heights Golf Course

Lake Wakatipu, view from Frankton

Lake Wakatipu, view from Frankton

Lake Tewa, Jacks Point

Lake Tewa, Jacks Point

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