A wetsuit, a helmet and a board, which looks like it should
be used for Christmas Day paddling, is all one Queenstown
woman will take on a 280km journey across the rough rapids of
Nepal's Sun Kosi River this month.
The warning not to light fireworks in dry areas is not
getting through in Queenstown. A fire broke out on Queenstown
Hill late on Monday night due to what firefighters believe
was careless handling of fireworks.