Tracey Roxburgh

KJet to put case again

Jet-boat company KJet intends to relodge its consent application to operate on a stretch of the Kawarau River, regardless of the Queenstown Lakes District Council's decision on the Navigation Safety Bylaw 2014.

Council criticised over KJet extension

The Queenstown Lakes District Council has been criticised for an apparent lack of disclosure over a jet-boat company's plans to extend its operations.

'Breathing space' on school buses

'Breathing space' on school buses

Wakatipu schools are celebrating a Ministry of Education ''backdown'' over government-funded bus services.

'Cult hit' novel draws on Queenstown after dark

'Cult hit' novel draws on Queenstown after dark

A former Queenstown barman is shedding light on what goes on after dark in the resort in a novel, released last month.

Has Frankton's David become Goliath?

Has Frankton's David become Goliath? In recent years much of the development in the Wakatipu has taken place in Frankton. Queenstown reporter Tracey Roxburgh looks at the impact on the heart and soul of the Wakatipu - the Queenstown CBD.

Heart's health needs care

Heart's health needs care

How can Queenstown's CBD be preserved so it remains the resort's heart?

Six schools voicing bus plan concerns

Six schools voicing bus plan concerns

Six Wakatipu schools have joined forces to voice their concerns over the Ministry of Education's proposed changes to school bus services in the area.

'Lovable, kind man' recalled

'Lovable, kind man' recalled

Queenstown-based actor Sam Neill says he is ''stricken'' at hearing of the sudden death of fellow actor Robin Williams (63).

Cafe takes off at airport

Cafe takes off at airport

Television weatherman Jim Hickey reckons it will take ''a lot of coffees'' to make an investment worth ''a bit north of $1 million'' at Queenstown Airport pay off.

Holocaust survivors' stories focus of museum exhibition

Holocaust survivors' stories focus of museum exhibition

Haunting stories from survivors of the Holocaust will be told in an exhibition which opens at the Lakes District Museum in Arrowtown tonight.