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There were some epic battles for podium spots at the Motatapu 2024, as four thousand ultra-keen bikers, runners and walkers took to the hills of Wānaka and Arrowtown on Saturday.

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Foundations have been poured for Snow Farm's new base building, with construction on track to be completed before the 2024 winter.

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LUMA24 will see the trees in Queenstown Gardens come to life. Tickets for the King's Birthday weekend light festival, which attracts 40,000 to the Gardens each year, went on sale on Friday, 1 March.

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A Central Otago man has been charged with manslaughter over the crash that killed a Royalburn Station butcher Outrega Anderson.

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Renowned Queenstown sports chiropractor Neki Patel is now one of just nine chiropractors worldwide to sit on the International Federation of Sports Chiropractic (FICS) executive board and heads to a three-day board meeting in Portugal this July.

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With a creative reputation spanning three decades, John Reynolds is the artist New Zealand turns to for works with a mischievous punch.

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Two New Zealand musicians have joined forces to release “Good Miles to Go,” an Americana-roots style of song.

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We are looking for someone to clean our wholesale bakery.  This role is approximately 30 hours a week, 5 days a week, 6 hours per day.  Shifts will be  approximately 4pm - 10pm.  It will involve regular day to day kitchen hand type work at the beginning of your shift - but lead in to more robust deep cleaning once production has finished for the day.   We are looking for a reliable, hardy person who would take pride in getting our production bakery gleaming ready for next day production.

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Back dropped by the Remarkables Mountain Range, Jack’s Point is pleased to be able to provide a truly authentic and unique destination from which to experience Queenstown’s stunning scenery.  Our Restaurant is situated on the edge of Lake Tewa, surrounded by Jack’s Point championship golf course which is billed as one of the world’s most spectacular golf courses.  

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