Queenstown-born and raised Aston Brookes (21) has returned to
the resort as a qualified arborist and as hungry as ever for
a gold medal in the New Zealand Ice Hockey League.
Warmer weather has followed the cold snap which left
Queenstown coated in ice last week.
Proponents of a scaled-back Arrowtown residential development
now hold the ball following an interim decision issued by the
Five years ago, the Queenstown Lakes District Council was
spending more than $17 million annually on consultants.
He has called Queenstown home for 12 years but North Island
brown kiwi Nyoni left the resort yesterday for a North Island
Family concerns about the lack of shade for children at the
Lakes Hayes Estate playground have led two women to ask the
Queenstown Lakes District Council for a grant towards a shade
Queenstown Primary School's new principal is glad to leading
a school where ''kids are kids''.
It feels a bit like cheating.
Rockers from Queenstown and Central Otago were given an
opportunity to perform on Friday ahead of the
If you visited the Queenstown Events Centre on Sunday you
would be forgiven for thinking you had left the resort's cold
start to winter behind for the Philippines.
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