Tracey Roxburgh

International success for Knights

International success for Knights

The NZ Southern Knights Under-14 ice hockey team made history this month, as the first junior team to win an international tournament outside New Zealand.

Christmas spirit video chance

Christmas spirit video chance

Wakatipu children are being given the chance to wish Queenstown a merry Christmas during this year's Christmas Cracker concert.

Riders oppose domestic violence

Riders oppose domestic violence

Anyone with a motorcycle of more than 250cc is being encouraged to join the White Ribbon Ride in Queenstown this week.

Health and safety changes 'huge'

Health and safety changes 'huge'

Most businesses were ''miles off'' understanding impending changes under the Government's Health and Safety Reform Bill, the co-founder of an online safety management system says.

Hairpin corner provides spectacular crashes

Hairpin corner provides spectacular crashes

A change of course for the 2014 Arrowtown Preschool Trolley Derby resulted in ''carnage'' on a tight corner - named the Pitstop Hairpin - leading to the finish line on Saturday afternoon.

Hannah's 'huge call': $10K and a close shave

Hannah's 'huge call': $10K and a close shave

Hannah MacDonald is redefining hair-raising.

Submissions disappoint

Public debate on the future of the Queenstown Lakes' regional tourism authorities (RTOs) has deflected attention from bigger economic opportunities and threats, the Queenstown Airport Corporation says.

Vandalism of hut with gun disturbing

Vandalism of hut with gun disturbing

Te Anau Police and the Department of Conservation are on the hunt for gun-toting vandals, who they said would be prosecuted ''to the full extent of the law'' after extensively damaging a hut at the Mavora Lakes over Labour Weekend.

Two die as Lakes road toll climbs

Two die as Lakes road toll climbs

A double fatality on the Crown Range Rd yesterday has brought the Queenstown Lakes District's road toll to five in six days.

Two dead after truck crash on Crown Range

Two dead after truck crash  on Crown Range

Two people are confirmed dead after a truck crash about 3pm on the Crown Range Road, between Queenstown and Wanaka.