Gay Ski Week Queenstown

Queenstown is ideally situated between 3 of New Zealand’s largest ski slopes. This quaint alpine town in New Zealand’s South Island plays host to the Southern Hemispheres biggest Winter Pride events - Gay Ski Week Queenstown(#GSWQT). GSWQT runs for 8 days straight, kicking off on 27th August until 3rd September 2016.

Queenstown being the perfect location, offering both the avid skier/boarder a choice of mountains and various levels of terrain to carve up and providing great learning slopes and support for first timers. A long-time favourite of GSWQT guests is their exclusive GSWQT mountain host. Your GSWQT host will be your guide on the mountain whilst pointing out where you can stop for bubbles along the way!

The Gay Ski Week Queenstown events are the highlight of the week with a different location each night allowing you to explore all of the resort towns top night spots. Each year is a little different but the favourites remain with Queer Quiz night and SKYCITY Karoake night. Just remember, there is always an event to dress up for and an event to undress for! It just keeps getting bigger, not only are the activities at night but events during the day for all to enjoy.

The choice is yours, come for the week or pick and choose. The great thing about Queenstown is you can incorporate it into your New Zealand holiday or come for the week and don’t miss out on a thing.


This alpine resort is nestled amongst some of the regions greatest ski slopes and set on the shores of the crystal clear Lake Wakatipu. The region is a perfect location to host GSWQT, and is known as the Adventure Capital of New Zealand as there is so much to do for skiers and non skiers alike. Whilst many come to the region just to ski or board they soon realise that this small alpine town packs a punch with many activities and attractions to keep you entertained.

Queenstown is only a stones throw from the popular Central Otago wine region, great walks and the regions most popular cycleway. Add to that the many bars and restaurants that feature some of New Zealand’s most talented chefs and you’ll see that Queenstown is a perfect setting for New Zealand’s Winter Pride event – Gay Ski Week QT.

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