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.

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

Upcoming Events in Queenstown

Snow Sports NZ Junior Ski and Snowboard Nationals

09/09/2014
Sep 29, 2014 - Oct 03, 2014
Cardrona Alpine Resort, Cardrona Valley Road Queenstown
Cardrona will once again host the Snow Sports NZ Junior Ski and Snowboard National Championships which is scheduled for 29th September to 3rd October.

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Wine Club Gala Dinner & Masquerade Ball

08/09/2014
Oct 04, 2014 - Oct 04, 2014
Gibbston Valley Winery, 1820 State Highway 6 Queenstown
An extravagant evening of fine wines and dining decadence awaits you on October 4th, 2014 at our Annual Wine Club Gala Dinner. This year we're hosting a Black-tie Masquerade Ball to honour the release of our new Methode Traditionelle Sparkling Wine.

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National Boxing Championships

23/09/2014
Oct 08, 2014 - Oct 11, 2014
Queenstown Events Centre, 33 Joe O'connell Dr Queenstown
It is with great pleasure to announce that Queenstown is hosting the 112th annual New Zealand National Boxing Championships for the first time ever.

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The Remarkables Carnival

08/09/2014
Oct 18, 2014 - Oct 18, 2014
Remarkables Primary School, 49 Lake Avenue, Frankton Queenstown
Whether you own a precious car or bike or prefer to admire them from afar, you will enjoy this annual event being held on the sunny shores of Lake Wakatipu.

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Benny Lackner Trio

01/10/2014
Oct 24, 2014 - Oct 24, 2014
Peak Function Centre Wanaka, 37 McDougall St Wanaka
This is the second time the Benny Lackner Trio has played in New Zealand and the first time to Wanaka and Queenstown.

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Mike Nock Trio

01/10/2014
Oct 24, 2014 - Oct 24, 2014
Queenstown Memorial Centre, 1 Memorial St Queenstown
The Mike Nock Trio have been recieving rave reviews about their live concerts and albums and Nock is especially looking forward to playing in Queenstown.

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The National Frontrunner Series

19/09/2014
Oct 25, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014
Jack's Point Golf Course, Jacks Point Queenstown
This Annual Event Series; now in its ‘sixth’ successive year, attracts on average 350 - 500 runners and walkers to each events from throughout the Wakatipu and further afield from the start of winter to the beginning of summer.

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Steve Barry Quartet (AUS/NZ)

01/10/2014
Oct 25, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014
Queenstown Memorial Centre, 1 Memorial St Queenstown
This Quartet will bring a dynamic live set that will one of the highlights of the festival!

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