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17 Apr 2021 7:43
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  •   Home > News > Environment

    Alert level two woes for our tourism epicentre

    Alert level two woes for our tourism epicentre


    The cancellation of the Motatapu race is the latest in a long line of blows for the Queenstown Lakes District in the era pf Covid-19.

    The multisport event draws hundreds of competitors and their supporters to the region each year.

    Queenstown Chamber of Commerce chief Ruth Stokes says the district is desperately hoping for a swift return to alert level one.

    She says large events are vital to the district at a time like this.

    Stokes says many will be hoping a Crowded House concert can still go ahead next weekend.

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