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  • Win the ultimate Queenstown getaway this Autumn - Early evening Steam Wharf, Queenstown Bay Photo: Destination Queenstown

Fancy indulging in a $NZ5000 Queenstown holiday this Autumn? Of course you do. To be in with a chance to win the ultimate getaway all you ave to do is describe how you would spend $5000 in the resort in less than 50 words. There are so many things to do in Queenstown that keeping your answer within the word limit could prove to be challenging.Entrants are talking about renewing vows, treating their family to a well deserved break, getting away from the Christchurch shakes and living it up like a rock star.

We've compiled a list of five suggestions to get you started - good luck!

1. Exhilarating jetboat experience with Thunder Jet (of course)

2. Skyline Gondola ride to the top of Bob's Peak to check out the stunning birds eye views of Queenstown

3. Tour of the Wakatipu Basin's fine wineries

4. Bungy jump

5. Enjoy Queenstown's fine dining establishments and lively nightlife

To enter Destination Queenstown's autumn holiday giveaway on Facebook go to Ten entries will be drawn at random and voted on. Entries close March 21 (Only persons residing in Australia and New Zealand who are at least 18 years of age can enter).

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