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Spinning Wheels For Women Worldwide 2000 1338 The Flyer Magazine

Spinning Wheels For Women Worldwide

July Feature Te Rina shares the love in Palestine. Spinning wheels for women worldwideQueenstown Humanitarian Skate Queens They only launched into skateboarding two years ago but already Queenstown boarders Caitlin Hodgen and Te Rina Adams have been spinning wheels for young women all over the world. Their humanitarian work has…

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FITNESS STUDIO LAUNCHES F45 PRODIGY PROGRAMME | FOR YOUNG ATHLETES 150 150 The Flyer Magazine

FITNESS STUDIO LAUNCHES F45 PRODIGY PROGRAMME | FOR YOUNG ATHLETES

A spark of an idea in Singapore back in 2017 led to the opening of Queenstown’s first F45 fitness training studio just over a year ago. Sarah Schubert and her husband Tim were looking for a change of lifestyle after working in Singapore, when Sarah hit the big 4-0 and…

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GREY POWER | STILL PACKING A PUNCH 150 150 The Flyer Magazine

GREY POWER | STILL PACKING A PUNCH

The members might be going a bit grey around the edges but Queenstown Grey Power still packs a punch in the political arena. President Kirsty Sharpe, a former Queenstown Lakes District councillor of nine years, says the group now has 186 members, about 20 or 30 of them new members…

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FRIENDS OF THE FOREST A BOOST FOR BIODIVERSITY 150 150 The Flyer Magazine

FRIENDS OF THE FOREST A BOOST FOR BIODIVERSITY

More than 30,000 native plants have been planted around the Wakatipu during the past four years by hundreds of Wakatipu Reforestation Trust volunteers who’ve turned out to help give the biodiversity of the basin a boost. Another 4600 native plants were also planted across 17 local locations this autumn planting…

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OUTSMARTING THE REST COMPASSION, STRENGTH AND SUPPORT 150 150 The Flyer Magazine

OUTSMARTING THE REST COMPASSION, STRENGTH AND SUPPORT

An ever-expanding group of local, like-minded women have been taking time out to grow, strengthen and support each other, be kind and compassionate, and have an impact on the Wakatipu community.SMART – Strong, Mindful, Ambitious, Resilient, Tenacious – was founded last year by local NZME boss and media specialist Vicki…

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Micheal Hill Violin Competition
BACKING A WINNER | MICHAEL HILL VIOLIN COMPETITION 918 612 The Flyer Magazine

BACKING A WINNER | MICHAEL HILL VIOLIN COMPETITION

The Michael Hill Violin Competition couldn’t happen without them – the faithful Wakatipu hosts who billet the 16 talented young world class violinists who converge on Queenstown from all over the world to compete. The prestigious, fiercely-fought competition is battled out every two years with the quarter finals held during…

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SPORT CLUB SPOTLIGHT | with Ben Hamilton 150 150 The Flyer Magazine

SPORT CLUB SPOTLIGHT | with Ben Hamilton

With the growth in the popularity of the sport worldwide (and it is a sport, despite the non-believers), cries of “Super Darts!” and “Game Shot!” can be heard from afar every Tuesday night in the Queenstown Darts Club’s new home; the Queenstown Bowling Club, Queenstown Gardens.A little background on the…

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QUEENSTOWN’S ‘OUTSTANDING’QUEEN OF COFFEE 150 150 The Flyer Magazine

QUEENSTOWN’S ‘OUTSTANDING’QUEEN OF COFFEE

She may be a very long way from home, but popular Swedish barista Madeleine Strömbäck, of Joe’s Garage, beat off some top local opposition to be crowned Queenstown’s ‘queen of coffee’ at the recent Queenstown Hospitality Awards.Madeleine, who grew up around the Polar Circle, has been in Queenstown for three…

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IF YOU CAN ONLY IMAGINE… TOP TALENT FOR BOOK FESTIVAL 150 150 The Flyer Magazine

IF YOU CAN ONLY IMAGINE… TOP TALENT FOR BOOK FESTIVAL

Kids at Remarkables Primary School got a privileged peek into the thinking of the brains behind some of their most treasured book covers and authors during the school’s Book Festival recently. It was the only school in the Wakatipu to attract such a huge line-up of leading children’s authors and…

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