Experience

People, place, events, news, cool stuff. Stories from the centre and our Queenstown community.

LUMIFY Queens Birthday Weekend

As the 2020 LUMA Light Festival has been cancelled this year, the team at LUMA are encouraging everyone to bring a little bit of  "LUMA sparkle" to our community (from a safe distance of course) May 29 - 1 June by lighting up windows, letterboxes...

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Alert 2 - We're Open!

Queenstown Central doors are open and we couldn't be happier! We've put extra cleaning measures and social distancing practices in place to keep our customers safe so we can all get back to some happy shopping. Come on down for a fashion fix, a hunger...

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Mooching and Motherhood with Kerry-Anne Roberts

It needs not be said that parenthood has been equal parts challenging and rewarding these past weeks while under the New Zealand lock-down for Covid-19. We talk to store manager Kerry-Anne Roberts of Mooch, Queenstown Central Shopping Centre on Mother’s Day to chat all things...

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Open for essentials, takeaways and click + collect

Now OPEN at Queenstown Central Shopping Centre for contactless Click + Collect ordering/delivery: Love Chicken, Wu Cha, Sal's Pizza, Subway, The Meat Preachers, St Pierres Sushi Black & White Coffee, Social Clothing, Mooch, Merchants Liquor, Kmart and Issimo Shoes. Visit individual websites for hours and...

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The Big New Zealand Easter Egg Hunt

Our Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has a challenge for the kids of New Zealand! The Tooth Fairy and the Easter Bunny have been considered an essential service - which is great news! But because we’re all in isolation at the moment, the Easter Bunny might...

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Soul Food Organic - Living for a Better Future

Health and sustainability are conversations the whole world is having at this very moment. The global Covid-19 pandemic, and the enforced isolation we find ourselves in here in New Zealand, has got us thinking about what we truly need in our lives to exist and...

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Fierce Grace Yoga - now streaming LIVE

While we're all held in the captivity of our Covid-19 bubbles, Fierce Grace have cleverly come up with LIVE STREAMING Yoga classes, so you can practice yoga from the comfort of your living room. Its important to maintain physical and mental health in these uncertain...

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Queenstown Central Essential Services

Queenstown Central Shopping Centre stores are open for the following essential services* Antidote Pharmacy | Monday - Friday, 10am - 4pm Soul Food Organic | Wednesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm Kim's Asian Mart | Open 7 days, 9am - 6pm Mooch | Open 7...

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COVID-19 Queenstown Central Shopping Centre Closure

Attention all customers All non-essential stores at Queenstown Central Shopping Centre will close from end-of-business Wednesday 25 March following the government’s announcement and alert level upgrade. All non-essential businesses have to close their doors for a minimum of 4 weeks and that includes Queenstown Central...

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QC People | Sally - Fierce Grace Hot Yoga

Fierce Grace Hot Yoga opened their doors at Queenstown Central Shopping Centre in late 2019. We talk to the owner of Fierce Grace Queenstown, Sally Whitewoods - an England born, Queenstown local of 15 years, who first sampled Fierce Grace Hot Yoga classes in London...

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DQ's Adventure Festival 12 – 19 March

Destination Queenstown has been reviewing what  “Adventure” means to our visitors of Queenstown. The review forms part of a brand refresh project designed to reset Queenstown's promotion on the world stage. Part of the re-brand project involved a re-look at Destination Queenstown’s current tagline: “Feel...

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Zirka Circus at Queenstown Central | 20-26 January 2020

Hold on to your hats - the circus is coming to Queenstown Central Shopping Centre! Introducing: Into The Future - the 10 year anniversary tour from Zirka Circus. Zirka Circus has successfully been entertaining families in NZ for more than ten years and is the...

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Merry Xmas from Queenstown Central

And that's a wrap! Thanks to everyone who came to the Centre to see Santa and get their photo taken. Santa's Grotto will be back bigger and better in 2020. Thanks to 222 Photographic Studios for the amazing photos! Have a safe and happy holiday...

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A new shine on Christmas for Queenstown

Queenstown Central Shopping Centre recently partnered with local creative collective South Island Light Orchestra (SILO), to create a spectacular Christmas tree commemorating the festive season. The tree, situated in Frankton, close to State Highway 6 stands over eight metres tall and is framed by a...

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