Queenstown Taxis rainbow Winter Pride Taxi

Welcome Winter Pride Queenstown!

Queenstown Taxis welcomes Winter Pride to our world-class alpine resort with rainbow branding across the largest taxi fleet in town. This Saturday the 1st of September kicks off the start of the 9-day Winter Pride festival in Queenstown New Zealand. This year Gay Ski Week has transformed into Winter Pride extending the values of the festival to support “visibility, safety, …

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Queenstown Taxis – Past to Present

The Past The first taxis of New Zealand known as Hansom Cabs date back to 1860. It’s hard to imagine they were not the motorised machines we have now but instead, a horse with a carriage in tow traipsing over mud-covered paths. The first motorised taxis started cropping up on New Zealand roads in the early 19 hundreds. Taxi signage …