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.
We can help with ideas, information and even book your activities for you and charge them to your room.
Upcoming Events in Queenstown
In its fifth year, The Royal Queenstown Easter Show characterises contemporary NZ art and displays the extraordinary depth and breadth of our artist talent.
at Milford Galleries, Queenstown | Mar 8, 2014 - Apr 30, 2014
Celebrating the ideals of order and beauty, the architecture of place and the fall of light and shadow sit at the centre Karl Maughan's carefully cultivated gardens.
at Milford Galleries, Queenstown | Apr 5, 2014 - Apr 30, 2014
Grab yer bike and helmet, and head to Queenstown this Easter for the Queenstown Bike Festival. It?s an exciting 10-day event for all ages and abilities.
at Queenstown and surrounding areas, Queenstown | Apr 12, 2014 - Apr 20, 2014
Today's best riders have transformed this discipline of mountain biking into a sport of best tricks judged for style and difficulty.
at Ballarat Carpark, downtown Queenstown, Queenstown | Apr 17, 2014 - Apr 17, 2014
The Queenstown Bike Festival brings you the Torpedo7.com Enduro on Coronet Peak.
at Coronet Peak, Queenstown | Apr 18, 2014 - Apr 18, 2014
The 2014 Warbirds over Wanaka event will be held at Wanaka Airport at Easter weekend, the 18th, 19th and 20th April 2014.
at Wanaka Airport, Wanaka | Apr 18, 2014 - Apr 21, 2014
The Tour de Wakatipu was born out of the idea of having a fun challenging mountain bike event set in the Wakatipu Basin that links two rivers and two lakes.
at Millbrook Resort, Queenstown | Apr 19, 2014 - Apr 19, 2014
A highly unique event the evolved from Europe. The Queenstown Mega Avalanche version will be set on the high ridge line and slopes of the Remarkables.
at Remarkables Ski Resort, Queenstown | Apr 20, 2014 - Apr 20, 2014