Twelve months ago Alison Beaumont looked in the mirror and
asked herself a question which would change her life.
Today 49 students will graduate from the Queenstown Resort
The Oaks Hotels and Resorts NZ Ltd has been ordered to pay a
former Queenstown employee $10,000 in lost wages and
compensation for unjustified dismissal in 2008.
Some have completed Wanaka Challenge, or conquered the Lake
Hayes Women's Triathlon, some have quit their jobs and
Queenstown's Taylor Rapley had two podium finishes in the
United States at the weekend, finishing second in the slalom
and third in the GS at FIS races in Eldora, Colorado.
About 11,000 customers in the Wakatipu basin were left
without power for just over an hour yesterday morning after a
fault in a Transpower line.
Electricity cut between Gibbston and
Some people woke to a cold shower and others had to wait
until 10am for a caffeine fix yesterday when power was cut
just after 8.30am to about 11,000 customers between Gibbston
A controversial proposed control regarding newspaper stands
was deleted from a draft Queenstown Lakes District Council
bylaw yesterday, but an amended provision may yet be
On March 11, 1985, the Queenstown Promotion Bureau registered
as an incorporated society, employing one person with
voluntary membership and no funding.
Queenstown business MedRecruit, a recruitment agency for
doctors, has become the first company in the world to be
accredited as a "Healthy Thinking" organisation by New
Zealand's Healthy Thinking Institute.
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