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

Stargazing Locals’ Deal

Jul 06, 2015 - Jul 31, 2015
Skyline Queenstown, Brecon Street Queenstown
A truly unique and memorable experience. Take a tour high above Queenstown and explore the hidden world of the Southern night sky.

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King of Coronet

Jul 31, 2015 - Jul 31, 2015
Coronet Peak, Skippers Road Queenstown
Who will be crowned this year’s King of Coronet, will it be you? The race starts Le Mans style with 100m sprint followed by a 2.6km speed race down the M1.

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The Great Gold Rush Casino Evening

Aug 01, 2015 - Aug 01, 2015
Arrowtown Athenaeum Hall, 35 Buckingham St Arrowtown
A great night out to help to raise funds for the a Palliative Care Nurse with our local Hospice.

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NZ Skiing Masters

Jul 31, 2015 - Aug 01, 2015
Coronet Peak, Coronet Peak Access Road Queenstown
Masters Skiing is a great opportunity for anyone to participate in ski racing.

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Peak to Peak

Aug 01, 2015 - Aug 01, 2015
Coronet Peak, Coronet Peak Access Road Queenstown
A winter Multisport event for Individuals and teams. The race starts high on the Remarkables ski field with a 2km ski or snow board down to the Remarkables access road.

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Winter Classic Series – Race 3

Aug 04, 2015 - Aug 04, 2015
Coronet Peak, Coronet Peak Access Road Queenstown
This long standing and very popular Tuesday race series has categories for ski/board/tele, male/female and mixed teams.

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Battle of the Basin

Aug 05, 2015 - Aug 05, 2015
Coronet Peak, Coronet Peak Access Road Queenstown
This is no ordinary day at School. Budding young skiers and snowboarders from Wakatipu primary schools can get a taste of competitive ski racing.

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Learn to Make Authentic Italian Style Pizza

Aug 07, 2015 - Aug 07, 2015
Skyline Queenstown, Brecon Street Queenstown
Ever wanted to learn how to make authentic style pizza? Well here’s your chance as our Italian chef at Skyline Queenstown has offered to share his trade secrets!

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