Queenstown

Food & Drink
9 Of The Best Restaurants In Wanaka To Check Out In 2022

Foodie wanderlusters take note, just an hour outside of Queenstown you’ll find Wanaka, a picturesque lakeside town boasting some of…

Local Escapes
15 Of The Best Bars In Queenstown To Try In 2022

People come from all over to experience Queenstown’s jaw-dropping scenery and host of adventurous activities. From traditional…

Things To Do
Upper Village Queenstown | Everything You Need To Know About QT’s Rad New Entertainment Precinct

Sitting at the base of Bob’s Peak Mountain and the iconic Skyline Gondola, Queenstown’s rad new dining and entertainment…

Food & Drink
7 Of The Best Restaurants In Arrowtown You Need To Dine At In 2022

With its cobblestone streets brimming with heritage, stunning historic buildings and darn quaint aesthetic, Arrowtown is one of those places…

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18 Of The Best Airbnbs In Queenstown For An Epic Alpine Getaway In 2022

Ahhh Queenstown, if there’s one place in the world that’ll make you want to quit your day job and relocate, there’s a 99%…

Food & Drink
11 Of The Best Restaurants In Queenstown To Visit In 2022

When it comes to eating out, Queenstown’s constantly evolving gastronomy scene is one to watch, and of course, enjoy. Whether…

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16 Of The Best Things To Do In Queenstown

Summer, winter, autumn or spring, Queenstown is a beauty to behold. For both tourists and locals, it has a spectacular vista and there are…

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14 Of The Best Luxury Hotels In New Zealand

Our very own backyard is chock-full of stunning scenery, culinary delights, and fabulous hotels, and there’s never been a better time…

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Why A Visit To Queenstown’s First Boutique Gin Garden Should Be On Your Hit List This Summer

Summer is cranking, daylight saving is here, and G&T season is well and truly upon us… to be fair, it’s one season that we…

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The Best Pet-Friendly Accommodation In New Zealand

Let's face it our furry friends are like family to us, after all, they're not called 'mans best friend' for nothing.…

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Queenstown’s 12 Best Hotels

Deciding where to stay when you’re on holiday isn’t a decision to be taken lightly. Where will you rest your weary head after a…

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Snow Machine, The Epic Destination Festival, Has Just Released Final Tickets

Calling all snow homies, holiday heroes, music-mad and just plain festy frothers—news just in, epic destination festival, Snow Machine…

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12 Of The Best Restaurants In Queenstown To Add To Your Dining Bucket List

When it comes to eating out, Queenstown’s constantly evolving gastronomy scene is one to watch, and of course, enjoy. Whether…

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7 Rad Things To Do At Night In Queenstown

The sun may be setting, but things are just kicking off in Queenstown. As soon as the day turns to night, the city lights up with…

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Lil Red Is The Hidden Spot That’s Just Popped Up In Queenstown For The Winter Season

Queenstown has a new pop-up on its culinary menu and we’re crossing our fingers (and toes) that this cosy restaurant will extend its…

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17 Of The Best Hot Pools In New Zealand For You To Bliss Out At

Given Aotearoa is perched on the Pacific Ring Of Fire it's no wonder we love our hot water. And while we're blessed to have so many…

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First Base’s Free Vintage Après Ski Soirée Hits Queenstown This Weekend

Winter is coming, and that means ski party season is too. So, dust off your boots and grab your warmest jackets, because things are about to…

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Explore Queenstown’s Best Bars And Restaurants With This Incredible Urban Wine Walk

Everyone’s favourite booze-filled journey, the classic pub crawl, has had a grape new transformation. Following successful events in…

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7 Of The Best Scenic Drives In Queenstown

Fortunately for us, scenic drives are plentiful in this part of the world. As well as views for Africa, we’re graced with plenty to do…

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LUMA Southern Light Project Is Coming To Queenstown Next Weekend So Wrap Up Warm

Forget what you know about the Southern Lights. Aurora Australis? Please… we have something much more exciting for you. Kicking…

New Zealand
Everything You Need To Know About New Zealand’s Southern Lights

New Zealand is renowned for its stunning scenery, natural beauty, wondrous escapes. And, it is also one of the best places in the world to…

Local Escapes
Queenstown Transforms Into A Winter Wonderland In The First Major Snowfall Of 2021

Start digging out your gear, tuning your ski and snowboard and booking flights to Queenstown this winter because the NZ ski season starts…

News
Snowboxx NZ Have Just Announced A Stacked Line Up For Their Massive Alpine Party This September

We’ve got an epic announcement that will be music to your ears—literally! Europe's largest winter festival, Snowboxx, is…

New Zealand
Grab Your Carabiners, Here’s Where To Find New Zealand’s Best Canyoning Spots

If you’re on constant lookout for new adventure and enjoy a healthy dose of adrenaline in your bloodstream, then canyoning is a…

Queenstown
Queenstown’s 7 Coolest Camping Grounds Worth Packing Your Bags For

With a few more sunshine-laden weeks on the horizon in the adventure capital, there’s really no better time than now to pack your bags…

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Rosé Sangrias At The Ready, An Epic Mexican Bottomless Brunch Is Coming To Queenstown

We’re all well acquainted with the bottomless brunch concept—it’s not quite breakfast, not quite lunch but it is the…

Local Escapes
Buckle Up In This Eco Friendly EV And Get Off-Road To Explore Glenorchy

If you’re planning a Queenstown getaway, make it a memorable one by heading out to Glenorchy and exploring the impressive scenery in…

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6 Rad Queenstown Adventure Activities To Tick Off Your Adrenaline Bucket List

Queenstown is synonymous with adrenaline—it has not only forged an enduring reputation as a world leader in adventure tourism but has…

Queenstown
Margo’s Is The Hot New Mexican Joint You Need To Check Out In Queenstown

Raise your salt-rimmed glasses, the hottest new Mexican joint has just opened up in New Zealand’s staycation hot-spot, Queenstown.…

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Get Loved Up With The Most Romantic Things To Do In Queenstown

With so many awesome Queenstown restaurants and bars at your fingertips, planning a romantic evening or weekend should be easy. Queenstown,…

Local Escapes
Explore Your Own Backyard With The South Island’s Best Tourist Attractions

COVID-19 may have meant goodbye to this year's Euro trip, but now is the perfect time for us to explore our own beautiful…

Food & Drink
Prepare To Drool | We’ve Found The Best Places To Eat And Drink In Wanaka

Foodie wanderlusters take note, just an hour outside of Queenstown you’ll find Wanaka, a picturesque lakeside town boasting some of…

News
Get In Quick, There Are Still Flights Available Around NZ for Just $21

Our PM Jacinda Ardern encouraged us to check out our backyard when we moved into alert level three, and with many people taking advantage of…

Local Escapes
Hit The Road And Discover 7 Iconic Movie Locations You Didn’t Know Were In NZ

New Zealand is literally the most beautiful place on earth, and our “clean, green” image is one of the few reasons (cc: tax…

Queenstown
Get Ordering, These Queenstown Restaurants Are Offering Delivery And Take Away

The new most offensive “c-word” in the English language, COVID-19, has left a lot of uncertainty in the air, however we can all…

Food & Drink
Jump Online, These 6 Queenstown Businesses Are Delivering Groceries To Your Doorstep

Stay home, save lives—that’s our new normal. But just because you can’t venture out to your favourite dining spot or order…

Fitness
Lace Up Your Sneakers, Here Are 9 Of The Best Running Tracks In Queenstown

Whether you’re in self-isolation, putting physical distancing into practice or need something to take your mind off things, you…

Travel
Pack Your Bags, Here’s Where You Should Be Travelling To Every Month Of The Year

If you’ve ever found yourself in Bali during school holidays or hoiking your suitcase up 100-year-old staircases in Europe during a…

Activities & Itineraries
Seize The Day With 12 Of The Very Best Things To Do In Otago

Take your mum, pals, bff, best boo, nan, whoever’s got the inclination for adventure to get outta town, hop in the car and trail…

Queenstown
Eat Your Way Around Queenstown With This Delicious Belt-Loosening Tour

If you love to eat, you might already be aware of the progressive dinner concept. All the rage throughout New Zealand, progressive dinners…

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Style Up, We’ve Found The 5 Best Hairdressers In Queenstown

We get it, finding the perfect hairdresser can be a lifelong journey. Trusting someone to work their magic on your hair is a decision that…

News
Get Inked By A Celebrity Tattooist And Support A Good Cause While You’re About It

Fancy getting inked? Why not do it for a good cause at Ink Me at QT. Oh, and did we mention celebrity tattooist Lauren Winzer? She’ll…

Queenstown
The 9 Best Breakfasts In Queenstown You Need To Devour

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, especially when you’re in action-packed Queenstown. Whether you’re into a…

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Pack Your Bags, Here Are The Best Places To Stay In Queenstown

Deciding where to stay when you’re on holiday isn’t a decision to be taken lightly. Where will you rest your weary head after a…

News
Watch These Daredevils Shred The Pow At The Ultimate Freeride Event

Queenstown is New Zealand’s ultimate adventure capital, especially in the colder months when the mountains turn white and talented…

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Get Ready, Here’s The Winter Event You Won’t Want To Miss

If there’s one thing we just love here at Urban List, it’s a glass of champers—the only drink you can justifiably enjoy at…

Queenstown
Drop Everything, A Champagne Festival Is Happening In Queenstown This Weekend

It’s time to raise a flute to winter, at none other than the most iconic wintertime destination in the country. This year’s…

News
Urban List New Zealand Seeks Creative Collaborators To Join Our Legendary Team

Calling all creatives—Urban List New Zealand, the home of urban culture and everything that’s cool and trending, is on the…

Things To Do
Get Amped, NZ’s First Ice-Cream Themed Hotel Room Is Coming to Queenstown

With the ski season in full swing and fresh powder falling on the peaks on the reg, there’s another reason to put Queenstown on your…

TV & Movies
The Last Czars Is Your Next Netflix Binge About The Romanov Family

The chilly July evenings have definitely arrived and while it is miserable outside, it is the perfect excuse to bunker down and binge-watch…

TV & Movies
7 New Release Movies To Watch This July

July has a stellar line-up of new release movies hitting the big screen which means your weekly date nights are sorted. Throughout the month…

Things To Do
Heads Up, Kiwi Legend Mash Up Hits Stores Today

Cadbury has done it again with the release of another nostalgic twist on two Kiwi classic lollies. The announcement of 'Perky Nana…

Things To Do
Drift Into Winter With The Ultimate Alpine Driving Challenge

Fed up of the daily grind—crawling bumper to bumper to get to work and the same sorry routine all the way home? Yearning to put your…

Markets & Food Events
Bite Club | Foodie News You Need To Know

Lovers of all things food related, listen up because we have the latest scoop on all of the things you need to know. New products, new…

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Free Things To Do In Queenstown

While Queenstown isn’t exactly known for being the most affordable destination, visiting on a budget is definitely possible. This…

Markets & Food Events
Bite Club | Foodie News You Need To Know

We are big on all things food related, especially the constant new products, new menus and new openings that come our way. This week the…

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8 Awesome Things To Do In Queenstown This June

There’s something quite exciting about the crisp evenings and chill in the air, don’t you think? As the temperatures drop,…

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The Epic Light Festival You Don’t Want To Miss

Forget what you know about the Southern Lights. Aurora Australis? Please…we have something much more exciting for you. Kicking…

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You Asked, We Answered: Urban List New Zealand Is Here!

If you love New Zealand as much as we do, then come closer because we have some seriously exciting news for you: from today Urban List is…

Cafes
The 9 Best Cafes In Queenstown

New Zealand’s adventure capital is conveniently blessed with a disproportionate number of amazing cafes. Perfect for brunching and…

TV & Movies
6 Binge-Worthy Shows Hitting NZ Screens This Week

The new release shows just keep on coming and we have you covered by finding the very best out there that are worthy of binge-watching all…

New Zealand
Everything You Need To Know About New Zealand’s Southern Lights

New Zealand is renowned for its stunning scenery, natural beauty, wondrous escapes. And, it is also one of the best places in the world to…