One of New Zealand's favourite opera singers, Dame Malvina Major, will perform in Queenstown next month as part of a series of concerts in the South Island looking back on her 45-year career and saying "thank you" to her fans.
It's been the scene of mariners, mystery and murder. But its new gig is music. Nigel Benson visits Chick's Hotel.
The National Youth Brass Band of New Zealand will visit Queenstown for a concert on February 19, as part of its tour of Otago and Southland.