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QUAINT ARTISAN PRECINCT REVIVES HISTORY 1000 879 The Flyer Magazine

QUAINT ARTISAN PRECINCT REVIVES HISTORY

Quaint artisan precinctREVIVES HISTORY A precious part of Frankton’s colourful history is being revived and restored in a quaint new artisan-style retail precinct being created on Grant family farmland opposite the Events Centre. Country Lane is being developed by Tineke Enright and her brother Bruce Grant, whose father Bill Grant…

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PLASTIC FREE PUSH

PLASTIC FREE PUSHBE REFILLERS NOT LANDFILLERS With a proliferation of cafes, bars and restaurants serving the Wakatipu, Sustainable Queenstown is ramping up the drive to get local businesses on board with RefillNZ, encouraging locals to be ‘refillers not landfillers’. Venues and businesses that are happy to allow the public to…

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NEW FRANKTON SOUTHERN CROSS HOSPITAL

NEW FRANKTON SOUTHERN CROSS HOSPITALOPENS THIS YEAR A long-anticipated, 10 to 20-bed joint venture Southern Cross surgical hospital is due for completion later this year beside Queenstown Country Club off Frankton-Ladies Mile Highway. The 50/50 joint venture between Southern Cross Healthcare and Central Lakes Trust is being developed by Queenstown…

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February Feature

RemoteBUT NOT SO FAR AWAY Remote worker numbers have burgeoned since last year’s Covid lockdowns forced businesses globally to rethink how they work in order to keep staff safe and maintain productivity. Many self-employed businesses had already operated remotely with flexible work hours prior to the Covid-crisis, however, the crisis…

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BACK IN THE DAY WITH LAKES DISTRICT MUSEUM

We usher in the beginning of summer and long hot days by continuing our series on local cribbies. Families on Holiday “Simple and uncomplicated” The freedom while on holiday at the crib remains a strong memory for all cribbie children. The only restrictions on most children were clear-set boundaries stipulating…

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ALL PEDAL POWER TO THE PEOPLE

ALL PEDAL POWERTO THE PEOPLE There’s been a huge increase in bikers taking to local Queenstown Trails Trust mountain biking trails this year, since locals took to their bikes in their droves during lockdown in autumn. Queenstown Trails Trust executive officer Lou Vicente says while the emphasis has shifted from…

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USE ‘KINDFULNESS’ THIS CHRISTMAS

USE ‘KINDFULNESS’THIS CHRISTMAS People respond to stress in various ways. Most people don’t develop long-standing mental health problems. However, a state of low wellbeing can lead to mental health problems if left unchecked. Poor mental health is where ability to cope with the everyday pressures of life, work productively or…

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Pet Page | Christmas & Pets

Over the Christmas holiday period we see an increased number of sick dogs that have over-indulged on festive goodies. High fat containing foods like cheese, ham, burgers, sausages and butter can cause a painful and sometimes even fatal condition. Our vet Orla’s dog, Rudi, may look like butter wouldn’t melt,…

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KIWIS HEAD TO THE HILLS

Kiwis headTO THE HILLS A combination of travel lockdown restrictions and the push to get out and explore your own backyard is expected to bring an influx of Kiwi campers to the Wakatipu this summer. It’s all great news for local businesses, especially those associated with the outdoors and stocking…

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OPENING THE PAGES OF SUMMER

OPENING THEPAGES OF SUMMER With the smell of summer camping holidays in the wind and many families likely to be in and out of internet and mobile phone coverage, Queenstown Lakes District Council librarians are urging kids, young and old, to take up a new challenge. Queenstown Lakes District Librarians…

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