Queenstown Lakes Mayor Vanessa van Uden says she is ''very
much'' supportive of information-sharing between rental car
companies in the resort, an initiative she described as a
Dangerous tourist drivers whose rental vehicle contracts have
been cancelled will be blacklisted in a Queenstown trial to
prevent them from getting back behind the wheel.
Queenstown police abandoned a pursuit in the resort this
morning when a vehicle they attempted to stop reached speeds
of 140kmh along Frankton Rd.
A 34-year-old Chinese man who crossed the centre line several
times has been charged with dangerous driving and is expected
to appear in the Queenstown District Court on Monday.
A businesswoman's initiative, which could address some
freedom camping issues, might be stymied in the Queenstown
An ANZ Queenstown branch received one of its largest
''deposits'' yesterday afternoon when a rental car crashed
through one of its windows.
A second Aussie rules team is due to arrive in Queenstown
later this month for a training camp which will be ''as much
about the head as it is the body''.
An industrial site near central Queenstown, with consent for
an urban-industrial business precinct, is still on the
If only the walls in Stevenson's Cottage could talk.
Queenstown's Mike McLeod was lying gravely ill in hospital
in 1997 as surgeons tried to find out why blood kept pouring
from his body. As Tracey Roxburgh reports, his daughter
Micaela was a baby at the time but now she's old enough to
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