Gay Ski Week

15/8/2016 | Posted in Discover Queenstown

Join us in Queenstown for the Southern Hemispheres largest and (easily) most fabulous event of Winter – Gay Ski Week! Spanning a week from the 27th August to the 3rd of September.

Our three local ski fields play host to guests from all over the world to celebrate diversity by throwing a week long party!

Broken Shed Opening Party

Where: World Bar, 12 Church Lane, Queenstown

When: Saturday 27th August 7:00pm- 2:00am

Kick off this years Gay Ski Week at World Bar and enjoy a complimentary drink and a few nibbles while you are entertained by the sounds of DJ Haylenise 

Anchors Away

Where: Southern Discoveries - Spirit of Queenstown, 110 Beach Street, St Omer Wharf, Queenstown

When: Sunday 28 August 6:30pm – 12:00am

Who doesn’t love a boat party? DJ Adam Love has made the trip over again from Sydney -  Anchors Away!

Diversity Day

Where: The Remarkables Ski Field, Queenstown

When: Monday 29th August 11:00am

Returning again this year is Diversity Day up the Remarks where the annual Drag Race ensues.

Queer Quiz Night

Where: The Ballarat Trading Co. 7-9 The Mall Queenstown

When: Monday 29th August 7:00pm – 12:00am

Show off your general knowledge and head down to the Ballarat, don’t miss out on the great prizes up for grabs!


The Caluzzi Queens Cabaret Night

Where: Skyline Gondola, Restaurant & Luge, Brecon Street, Queenstown

When: Wednesday 31 August 6:30pm – 12:00am

Dinner and a show! Enjoy entertainment from the Caluzzi girls and sweeping views of Queenstown.

Karaoke Night

Where: SKYCITY Queenstown Casino, Beach Street, Queenstown

When: Thursday 1 September 8:00pm

Hosted by Miss Ribena of Family Bar, head down to Skycity for a fantastic night listemning to some not so fabulous singers.


Desperados Wet & Wild Foam Party

Where: Loco, 49 Shotover Street, Queenstown

When: Friday 2 September 7:30pm – 3:00am

DJ ACraig is back again this year to bring us a wet & wild night, make sure to bring an extra set of clothes!


Heroes & Villans

Where: Queenstown Memorial Centre, 1 Memorial Drive Queenstown

When: Saturday 3 September 9:00pm – 3:00am

Themed party anyone? Come down to Memorial Hall and bring in the end of Gay Ski Week with DJ Jordan Eskra and Victoria Anthony.