Discover what’s on in Queenstown

Activities in Queenstown, New Zealand include something for everyone, in every season.
Most Queenstown activities can be experienced all year round in Queenstown, and the region has a fantastic ski and snowboard season from June to early October.

World-renowned for its adventure, Queenstown is home to a huge choice of adrenaline based activities. There are plenty of things to do in Queenstown if you enjoy the great outdoors, superb food and wine, and a more relaxed pace.

Families have lots to choose from on land, lake or in the air, and if you love golf, biking, walking, sailing and fishing you will love Queenstown.

Explore Queenstown by bike

We have all-terrain mountain bikes for hire from our reception. Helmets and water bottles are included. The scenic Frankton Track is immediately below Garden Court and hugs the lake all the way to Frankton - a lovely scenic ride of approximately six kilometers and suitable for all ages.

Book a Queenstown Activity

We can help with ideas, information and even book your activities for you and charge them to your room.

Upcoming Events in Queenstown

NZIPP Award Winning Print Exhibition

17/09/2014
Sep 19, 2014 - Sep 19, 2014
The Front Room Gallery, Fluid, 10 Memorial Street Queenstown
Members of Otago / Southland New Zealand Institute of Professional Photography (NZIPP) have joined together to exhibit a selection of their Award winning prints from the recent annual Epson NZIPP Iris Awards.

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Remarkable Theatre present "Allo Allo"

03/09/2014
Sep 17, 2014 - Sep 20, 2014
Arrowtown Athenaeum Hall, 33 Buckingham Street Arrowtown
Based on the hugely successful British television series, this uproarious comedy relates the adventures of a hapless cafe owner, Rene, during WW2. Germans have occupied the village and stolen all of its valuable artefacts

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One Day One Choir Sing for Peace

08/09/2014
Sep 21, 2014 - Sep 21, 2014
Queenstown Memorial Centre, 1 Memorial St Queenstown
Join us for an afternoon of music and help raise awareness for peace and unity in our world. As part of the worldwide Peace One Day initiative we invite you to a special Queenstown performance of songs from around the world while raising funds for Unicef's Gaza Appeal for Children.

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New Zealand Junior Rugby Festival

08/09/2014
Sep 19, 2014 - Sep 21, 2014
Queenstown Events Centre, 1 Joe O'Connell Drive Queenstown
At the foot of the Remarkables mountain range, the Queenstown Events Centre plays host to the New Zealand Junior Rugby Festival.

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NZ Secondary Schools Cross Country Ski Championships & Expo Weekend

13/09/2014
Sep 20, 2014 - Sep 22, 2014
Snow Farm, Snow Farm Cardrona RD 2 Cardrona
For the first time Snow Farm will also be hosting a demonstration weekend to showcase the winter skiing programmes we have on offer for all schools. Visit for the weekend or just a day to see this stimulating environment and to learn what is on offer for education outside the cla

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Eichardt's Monthly Winemaker Dinner

11/09/2014
Sep 25, 2014 - Sep 25, 2014
Eichardt’s Parlour, Marine Parade Queenstown
Following on from our very successful August Winemaker Dinner which was hosted by Prophet’s Rock Wines, we are pleased to now be taking reservations for our next Winemaker Dinner hosted by Trinity Hill (Hawkes Bay, New Zealand) Winemaker, Warren Gibson

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Pink in the Rink

17/09/2014
Sep 27, 2014 - Sep 27, 2014
Queenstown Ice Arena, 29 Park Street Queenstown
Come on down to the Queenstown Ice Arena located in the Queenstown Gardens and support the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation.

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First Tracks at Coronet Peak

08/09/2014
Jul 07, 2014 - Sep 30, 2014
Coronet Peak, Coronet Peak Ski Area Queenstown
First Tracks is an absolute “must do” while in Queenstown.

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