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Glenorchy

Glenorchy is a small settlement on the northern end of Lake Wakatipu about 40km from its well-known neighbour, Queenstown. Founded by Scheelite miners in 1862, this township has a general store, country pub and accommodation. Here visitors can enjoy some of the most spectacular scenery in New Zealand in a location much sought after by the film industry (Narnia trilogy, Wolverine and The Lord of the Rings).

Glenorchy, also called the 'Gateway to Paradise' is extremely popular with hikers. Not only is the world-famous Routeburn Track close by, but there are numerous multi-day hikes and day walks to choose from including: Sugarloaf and 5 Passes Route, Scotts Creek, Greenstones and Caples Track and the Rees Dart (which starts and finishes near Glenorchy). The weather is perfect for hikers (who should be prepared for 'four seasons in one day') with long, light days in the summer and cool, clear winters. more

Aside from hiking, popular Glenorchy activities include jet boating on the Dart River, mountain biking, kayaking (a truly beautiful experience at sunrise) and horse trekking (highly recommended). Scenic flights offer a breath-taking, once-in-a-lifetime experience and the waters around Glenorchy provide some of the best fly fishing opportunities in New Zealand.

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  • APPELLATION CENTRAL WINE TOURS - Queenstown

    APPELLATION CENTRAL WINE TOURS - Queenstown

    Book a Wine Tour with Appellation Central now and look forward to a fun day out in wine country with a fascinating commentary, relaxing over a sumptuous lunch, tasting great wines and enjoying spectacular scenery in the company of other travellers and one of our experienced guides. All up a memorable day in wine country.

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    PO Box 130, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • BLANKET BAY LODGE - Queenstown

    BLANKET BAY LODGE - Queenstown

    Mobile-friendly - Blanket Bay, an elegant yet rustic lodge located on the shores of Lake Wakatipu, surrounded by majestic alpine scenery. Accommodation options include five intimate Lodge Rooms, three generous Lodge Suites, four superb Chalet Suites with sumptuous furnishings and rugs. All rooms located to take advantage of the magnificent lake and mountain vistas. See our ultimate Alpine honeymoon offer. Fine cuisine.

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    Rapid 4191, P.O. Box 35, Glenorchy, Otago, New Zealand
  • CANYONING QUEENSTOWN

    CANYONING QUEENSTOWN

    Mobile-friendly - Get ready to jump, abseil, zip line and slide your way through some of the most amazing natural scenery New Zealand has to offer! Options to suit all ages and abilities with 4 great locations to choose from. Operating from October through to April every year, don't miss out, BOOK NOW!

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    Canyoning Queenstown, 39 Camp Street, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • DART RIVER WILDERNESS JET AND FUNYAK TOURS - Queenstown

    DART RIVER WILDERNESS JET AND FUNYAK TOURS - Queenstown

    Mobile-friendly - Dart River Jet experiences are unique combinations of breathtaking 'World Heritage' scenery and exhilarating wilderness Jet Boating. Choose between Wilderness Jet and Funyak tours and discover NZ's heart. Join us and travel the beautiful lakeside drive to Glenorchy and into the pristine Dart River valley, travelling by locations used in the Lord of the Rings movies to illustrate Middle Earth.

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    0800 327 853 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    Cnr Camp & Shotover Street, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • DART STABLES - Glenorchy, Queenstown

    DART STABLES - Glenorchy, Queenstown

    Mobile-friendly - For over 20 years, Dart Stables has been offering visitors to the area the opportunity of exploring Glenorchy and Paradise. Dart has gained a well-earned reputation for providing memorable horse riding in this stunning part of New Zealand. Riding through Lord of the Rings country is an experience you'll remember for a lifetime.

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    0800 4 RIDING (0800 474 3464) (Free call - only within NZ)
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    58 Coll Street, Glenorchy, New Zealand
  • Earnslaw Burn - Off the beaten track

    Earnslaw Burn - Off the beaten track

    When you're visiting Queenstown, why not detour off the beaten track for a few hours and follow in the footsteps of dwarves and hobbits and take the track to Earnslaw Burn glacier. One of the most magical locations in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Earnslaw Burn is a glacier that has created a number of cascading waterfalls.

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  • GLENORCHY HOUSE - Glenorchy, Queenstown

    GLENORCHY HOUSE - Glenorchy, Queenstown

    Mobile-friendly - Situated in the village of Glenorchy, surrounded by mountain and close to rivers and lakes is our 2010 built wooden post and beam constructed “Glenorchy House”. The house is situated on the edge of a public reserve and is designed to take best advantage of the sun and the massive 360 degrees of alpine views.

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    33a Oban Street, Glenorchy, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • GLENORCHY JOURNEYS - Glenorchy

    GLENORCHY JOURNEYS - Glenorchy

    Enjoy a guided walk on the magnificent Routeburn Track or take a scenic 4WD tour and experience breathtaking scenery that inspired Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings Trilogy. Our privately-guided tours showcase the sheer beauty of an untouched paradise. Journey to the Mt Aspiring World Heritage area and experience diverse landscapes of ancient beech forests, braided rivers and glacier-carved valleys.

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    0800 495 687 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    129 Oban Street, Glenorchy 9372, New Zealand
  • GLENORCHY JOURNEYS TRACK TRANSPORT - Glenorchy

    GLENORCHY JOURNEYS TRACK TRANSPORT - Glenorchy

    Glenorchy Journeys offers on-demand daily transport to the Routeburn, the Greenstone/Caples, and the Rees and Dart Tracks. Our first service departs Glenorchy at 7.00am (or earlier by arrangement), ensuring you are first on the track ahead of the crowd. Flexible options also available for Queenstown and airport pickups. Competitive rates offered to fit your timetable - Bookings are essential.

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    129 Oban Street, Glenorchy 9372, New Zealand
  • GREAT WALKS - New Zealand

    GREAT WALKS - New Zealand

    Mobile-friendly - Experience the adventure of a lifetime on New Zealand's premier walking tracks, the Great Walks! Leading you through awe-inspiring landscapes - from strolling along sandy shores to climbing above the clouds - there's something for everyone. Managed by the Department of Conservation, there are nine unforgettable journeys to choose from! Visit our website for a taste of what's on offer.

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    Lake Waikaremoana Track, Tongariro Northern Circuit, Whanganui Journey, Abel Tasman Coast Track, Heaphy Track, Kepler Track, Milford Track, Routeburn Track and Rakiura Track
  • MILFORD SOUND SELECT - Queenstown

    MILFORD SOUND SELECT - Queenstown

    Take an unforgettable trip in our glass roofed coach from Queenstown to Milford Sound with Milford Sound Select. Discover New Zealand's most dramatic landscapes and the beautiful World Heritage Fiordland National Park. If Safety and Comfort are your priorities, this is the tour for you! Includes a boat cruise on Milford Sound, we also have a scenic helicopter trip option.

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    0800 477 479 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    PO Box 2183, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • PARADISE DISCOVERY TOUR - Queenstown

    PARADISE DISCOVERY TOUR - Queenstown

    Mobile-friendly - Discover remote alpine and high country with Private Discovery Tours. Full-day tour to the Dart River Valley, Paradise, the ultimate photography location. Diamond Lake and LOTR movie sites. Chinaman's Bluff, bush walk through forest to braided Dart River. High Country Station experience, 15,000-acre sheep and cattle organic farm. Exclusive access to Mt Earnslaw. Guaranteed Small Groups.

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    PO Box 2046, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • PRIVATE DISCOVERY DAY WALKS - Queenstown

    PRIVATE DISCOVERY DAY WALKS - Queenstown

    Mobile-friendly - Small group guided walks to Paradise Valley and Routeburn Valley. Experience the diversity of natural beauty, river valleys, waterfalls, mountains views and birdlife with numerous photography opportunities. Visit LOTR and the Hobbit movie locations in the Dart River valley. Walk through ancient Red Beech forest amidst lush ferns lichens and mosses. Experienced Kiwi Guides. Flexible, adaptable tours. Qualmark Endorsed Activity.

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    PO Box 2046, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • PURE GLENORCHY LORD OF THE RINGS SCENIC TOURS - Glenorchy

    PURE GLENORCHY LORD OF THE RINGS SCENIC TOURS - Glenorchy

    Mobile-friendly - Travel deep into Middle Earth and visit the landscape that inspired Peter Jackson's film locations for The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit. Local Kiwi guides complement this family operated business, making for a true New Zealand experience. Small personalised groups, a picnic to satisfy a Hobbit and a free photo CD. Departs Queenstown 8:00am and 1:45pm.

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    0800 PUREGY (0800 787 349) (Free call - only within NZ)
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    Glenorchy, Queenstown, New Zealand

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Big Night Out Pub Crawl

From: Wed 18th Jan 2017

Join the Big Night Out Pub Crawl as we take over Queenstown, New Zealand in an epic party you will never forget! The Big Night Out Pub Crawl hits the hottest bars, clubs, pubs & nightclubs in Queenstown every Tuesday, ...

Where: Vinyl Underground, Queenstown
Address: 12B Church Street , Queenstown

From: 9:00pm on Wednesday 18th January 2017
To: 1:00am on Sunday 14th May 2017

Making Freedom - An Interactive Art Experience

From: Fri 17th Mar 2017

Making Freedom – Tony O’Keefe and Pick Up Sticks. Join us at Artbay Gallery Exclusive Exhibitions for a series of interactive performance art compositions. With the help of the audience, adventurous Queenstown ...

Where: Artbay Gallery, Queenstown
Address: 13 Marine Parade, Queenstown

From: 12:00pm on Friday 17th March 2017
To: 3:00pm on Friday 31st March 2017

Nigel Brown: Bird in the Hand (2017)

From: Sat 18th Mar 2017

Nigel Brown’s distinctive narrative works draw deeply from the intersection between the natural and human world in Aotearoa. Pictures within pictures, they rely heavily on dialogue between the word frames and images ...

Where: Milford Galleries Queenstown, Queenstown
Address: 9a Earl Street, Queenstown

From: 10:00am on Saturday 18th March 2017
To: 6:00pm on Saturday 1st April 2017

John Parker: Gold White Variations (2017)

From: Sat 18th Mar 2017

If there is one constant in John Parker’s ceramic work, it is a love of attention to surface and glaze shown through the interplay of otherwise austere geometric solids. Parker has combined his profound technical and ...

Where: Milford Galleries Queenstown, Queenstown
Address: 9a Earl Street, Queenstown

From: 10:00am on Saturday 18th March 2017
To: 6:00pm on Wednesday 12th April 2017

Navigators (2017)

From: Sat 11th Feb 2017

Navigators as a thematically linked exhibition traverses history and politics, and in that process, we journey into the cosmos, revisit myth and cultural signifiers, go to sea and take a new look at the local ...

Where: Milford Galleries Queenstown, Queenstown
Address: 9a Earl Street, Queenstown

From: 10:00am on Saturday 11th February 2017
To: 6:00pm on Wednesday 12th April 2017

Jackie Bristow and Mark Punch

Sat 25th Mar 2017

At once heartfelt and sophisticated, Jackie Bristow's songs combine subtle but beautiful melodies and hooks that hypnotise the listener, demanding complete surrender then sticking around like the backbone of a real ...

Where: Sherwood, Queenstown
Address: 554 Frankton Road, Queenstown

From: 8:30pm on Saturday 25th March 2017
To: 11:59pm on Saturday 25th March 2017

Queenstown Classic Disc Golf Tournament 2017

From: Sat 25th Mar 2017

The 22nd Annual The Helicopter Line Queenstown Classic Disc Golf Tournament will take place in the stunning Queenstown Gardens. This will be a 4 round Singles Tournament, played over 2 days on the 18 hole Queenstown ...

Where: Queenstown Gardens, Queenstown
Address: Park Street, Queenstown

From: 8:45am on Saturday 25th March 2017
To: 5:00pm on Sunday 26th March 2017

Remarkables Market

From: Sat 22nd Oct 2016

Local artisans sell crafts and gifts with a tasty selection of local produce available. Come and relax, enjoy the mellow vibes and outstanding 360-degree mountain views over a coffee and brunch. There are typically ...

Where: Remarkables Red Barn, Queenstown
Address: Hawthorne Drive, Frankton, Queenstown

From: 9:00am on Saturday 22nd October 2016
To: 2:00pm on Saturday 15th April 2017

Worldwide Vision - From Syria to Poverty In the Pacific

Tue 28th Mar 2017

As CEO of World Vision, Chris Clarke has spent seven years focusing on world crises and how to help mitigate their effects. His Catalyst talk will focus on two examples he can speak to from personal experience - the ...

Where: The Rees Hotel, Queenstown
Address: 377 Frankton Road, Queenstown

From: 5:30pm on Tuesday 28th March 2017
To: 7:00pm on Tuesday 28th March 2017

Fame - The Musical - Wakatipu High School Musical

From: Wed 29th Mar 2017

Set during the last years of New York City's celebrated High School for the Performing Arts on 46th Street (1980-1984), Fame - the Musical is a bittersweet but ultimately inspiring story of a diverse group of ...

Where: Queenstown Memorial Centre, Queenstown
Address: 1 Memorial Drive, Queenstown

From: 7:15pm on Wednesday 29th March 2017
To: 10:00pm on Saturday 1st April 2017

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