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FEBRUARY READING | WITH QLDC LIBRARIES 1500 1000 The Flyer Magazine

FEBRUARY READING | WITH QLDC LIBRARIES

February Readingwith Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes Libraries Adults’ Read The Chicken Sisters K.J. Dell’Antonia F DEL – (Frankton) Three generations. Two chicken shacks. One recipe for disaster. Merinac, Kansas. Chicken Mimi’s and Chicken Frannie’s have spent a century vying to serve up the best friend chicken in the state.…

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Podcast of the Month | Hidden Brain

Podcast of the Month with Karolin Frohnert Hidden Brain by NPR and Shankar Vedantam Hidden Brain is one of my all time favourite podcasts. Host Shankar Vedantam explores why we behave the way we do by revealing unconscious patterns that drive our behaviour, influence our choices and impact our relationships.…

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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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Confessions of a Queenstown Dad | February 2021 1394 1396 The Flyer Magazine

Confessions of a Queenstown Dad | February 2021

So as the clock struck 12 and the amazing fireworks went off in Queenstown, there seemed to be a collective sigh of relief that 2020 was over and that 2021 had the air of hope about it. People wanted to put 2020 behind them and start afresh and that’s what…

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MUST EXPLORE | BIG HILL

Medium 5 hours Right now is the best time of year for this hike. The arid first section of the track contrasts sharply with the lush and colourful Macetown end which makes for a great day out.   Lupins galore.  Starting off on Sawpit Gully in Arrowtown, make sure you…

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SUMMER READING | WITH QLDC LIBRARIES 1500 1000 The Flyer Magazine

SUMMER READING | WITH QLDC LIBRARIES

Summer Readingwith Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes Libraries Adults’ Read Navigating the Stars: Māori Creation Myths Witi Ihmaera 398.208994 IHI – (Frankton, Queenstown, Arrowtown) Fresh off his recent talk at this year’s Queenstown Writer’s Festival, we couldn’t recommend more Witi Ihmaera’s latest book Navigating the Stars: Māori creation Myths. In…

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From The Sideline with Ferg

From The SidelineWITH FERG A great couple of weeks seeing the West Indies cricket team in Queenstown and those two games at the Queenstown Events Centre. The three-day game first up and a low-key hit out for both the West Indies and New Zealand ‘A’, but more edge in the…

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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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Explore Your Potential – December / January 1000 1428 The Flyer Magazine

Explore Your Potential – December / January

EXPLORE YOURPOTENTIAL With Adam Chalmers It’s an understatement to say 2020 has been a thought-provoking year. I’ve contemplated many subjects and observed where those thoughts have taken me. Reflecting back has made something very clear – what you ‘feed’ your mind is as important as what you feed your body.…

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Podcast of the Month | Chameleon: Hollywood Con Queen 426 407 The Flyer Magazine

Podcast of the Month | Chameleon: Hollywood Con Queen

Podcast of the Month with Karolin Frohnert Chameleon: Hollywood Con Queen by Campsite Media This new True Crime series has been getting a lot of attention since the first episodes aired in early October, with Vanity Fair, Rolling Stones Magazine, the Financial Times and many others publishing articles. I was…

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