NZ PGA Prom Am Championship
27 Feb 2012 (Mon) - 4 Mar 2012 (Sun)
The Hills Golf Course
Come and see some of the world's top golfers.
Some of the world's best golfers and well known celebrities will take to the fairways at The Hills for the four day championship including cricketing legend Sir Ian Botham and World Number 1 Women's Amatuer Golfer, Lydia Ko. New to the programme this year is an all-ages concert featuring rising Kiwi star Jamie McDell adding to the atmosphere of the 19th hole, which will showcase the best in Central Otago food, wine and entertainment.
Rugby Sevens Tournament
12 Jan 2013 (Sat) - 13 Jan 2013 (Sun)
Queenstown Recreation Ground
Come and watch the popular national Rugby Sevens.
The colourful national Rugby Sevens tournament takes centre field 12 -13 January, and is considered one of the sporting highlights on the summer calendar. The two day event in central Queenstown is a local favourite and is well known for its relaxed fun atmosphere, crowd entertainment and, best of all, an exciting, attacking and explosive style of rugby. Sports fans can also catch the Highlanders take on the Blues in a Super 15 pre-season rugby match at Queenstown Events Centre on 15 February.
Official Queenstown Website Events
1 Jan 2014 (Wed)
Browse the listings to discover the latest Queenstown events.
The Peak to Peak
Multi sport event
The South Islands biggest winter multisport event. 44kms across the Wakatipu Basin - ski, Mountain bike, paddle, run, road bike......
Hurleys of Queenstown offer free bike storage facilties to all contestants and mountain bike riders.....
The New Zealand Open - Golf
The Hills & Millbrook Resorts, Arrowtown
Don't miss an iconic event on the New Zealand sporting calendar - The NZ Golf Open!
Hosted across two of Queenstown's most spectacular resort golf courses, you will find the scenery surrounding The Hills and Millbrook Resort just as magnificent as the golf.
The NZ Open tournament incorporates a unique Pro-Am format that brings together a prestigious blend of professional and amateur golfers.
American Express Queenstown Winter Festival
Queenstown Winter festival
Queenstown's biggest party...
Icons don't just happen overnight; the American Express Queenstown Winter Festival 2016 has been 40+ glorious years in the making.
Way back in 1975 a bunch of locals decided that the start of winter was a great excuse to have a party.
Since then the Winter Festival has evolved into New Zealand's biggest celebration of winter. It's a ten day extravanganza of Queenstown's unique culture and community with street parties, fireworks, international and local acts, comedy, family fun, and plenty of mountain mayhem.
Town will be a-buzz with around 45,000 people celebrating the arrival of winter in true Queenstown style. Come celebrate with us!