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

Do You Care?

Feb 27, 2015 - Mar 29, 2015
Lakes District Museum, 49 Buckingham Street Arrowtown
What is it that you care about?

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Lake Hayes TRI (Easter)

Apr 03, 2015 - Apr 03, 2015
Lake Hayes Showground, Lake Hayes Showground Queenstown
New Zealand’s original triathlon. The Lake Hayes Triathlon is New Zealand’s oldest surviving triathlon, first held in 1983. This event is situated in and around the beautiful and iconic Lake Hayes near Queenstown.

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Apr 04, 2015 - Apr 04, 2015
Arrowtown - Lake Hayes - Shotover River - Kawarau River, 1 shotover st Queenstown
Now in its seventh year, the event attracts elite and sports riders from all of the South Island and beyond, but also your everyday peddler and whole families with whiz kids as young as 11 years old.

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The Frontrunner - Central Otago Trail Running Series, Race 6

Apr 18, 2015 - Apr 18, 2015
Albertown Tavern, Wanaka, 20 Alison Ave Wanaka
Central Otago has many outstanding trails which lend themselves to great running experiences for runners of all ages and abilities.

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Remarkables Market

Nov 01, 2014 - Apr 18, 2015
Remarkables Park Red Barn, follow the signs from the Remarkables Park Town Centre, Remarkables Park Queenstown
Open every Saturday the Remarkables Market focuses on improving the availability, variety and quality of food and craft in Queenstown.

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Gay Ski Week - The More FM Opening party

Aug 29, 2015 - Aug 29, 2015
The Find, 53 Shotover Street Queenstown
Come and join us for the MoreFM Opening party @ The Find. Doors open at 7pm for the first night of fun and entertainment for Gay Ski Week QT 2015.

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Gay Ski Week - LYC Wet and Wild Foam Party

Aug 30, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015
Loco Cantina, 47-49 Shotover St Queenstown
This is a first for Gay Ski Week QT. Come along to Loco Cantina for a night of fun, music and a huge amount of foam.

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Gay Ski Week - Durex Presents Queer Quiz Night

Aug 31, 2015 - Aug 31, 2015
The Ballarat Trading Company, 7-9 The Mall Queenstown
Come and join us @ Ballarat Trading Co from 7pm. A fun quiz night with some fun prizes too. Glam hosts will be there to entertain you and the quiz will start at 8pm.

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