GIRLS ON THE AVENUE
A Sydney girl band with South Island connections is making a stop in Queenstown on January 14. Girls on The Avenue, comprising Melanie Forbes and Tania Bowra, are in New Zealand to catch up with friends nd family, and playing gigs along the way. Forbes is the sister of Queenstown Lakes District councillor, Alexa Forbes. The two musicians are stopping in Queenstown on Saturday and travelling to Luggate Hotel for a Sunday gig, followed by a gig in Twizel on January 19.