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Travel Update

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What Destination Queenstown does

Destination Queenstown (DQ) is the Regional Tourism Organisation for the Queenstown region - covering Kingston, Glenorchy, Queenstown, Frankton, Arrowtown and Gibbston.

DQ is responsible for the promotion of Queenstown to domestic and international visitors and we encourage sustainable, year-round, visitation through responsive and effective marketing communications. We coordinate, facilitate, motivate and develop the marketing of Queenstown together with the Queenstown community and the New Zealand tourism industry.

Become a member

By becoming a DQ member, you will have access to a variety of benefits including:

  • leveraging our schedule of targeted marketing campaign activity
  • attending DQ events, workshops and AGMs
  • accessing Fortnightly Remarks, our member newsletter

Discover more about our membership and benefits

Product & event listings

Please keep your product listings on our website up to date with your latest product information, events and special offers. This means that consumers will have current information on your business and DQ will too (this is really useful for potential media famil opportunities, articles, and campaigns).

Register for DQ member newsletters

Please click below to sign up to receive Destination Queenstown member communications.

Optimise your membership

How to optimise your DQ listing

Member events

DQ webinar series

Access COVID-19 member support

Get involved in our marketing campaigns

Insights and reports

Member Data & Insights Hub

Tourism Data & Insights

Trade Marketing Reports

Queenstown Convention Bureau Reports

Business Plans & Reports

Useful information about Destination Queenstown

Home of Adventure - background to the brand

Destination Management Plan - Regenerative Tourism by 2030

Our focus on sustainability

The DQ Board

Queenstown in the Media