If Housing and Building Minister Nick Smith was looking to
pick a fight with Arrowtown residents, ''he's not going to
get one'', the town's elected representative says.
He is tall and broad; a Guinness world record-holder; a
magician on the basketball court; and, I concluded after
spending 15 minutes with him, an all-round good guy.
A $10 million, 195-berth marina on Lake Wakatipu has been
given the green light by the Environment Court.
Less than a week after St John Wakatipu took possession of
three new 4WD ambulance response vehicles, two were put to
use in Dunedin.
Paul Sewter's got wood, but he needs help deciding what to do
Last month, former Queenstown resident Cassie Chow had a
The Queenstown Lakes District Council looks to be stuck
between a rock and a hard place, as its Gorge Rd site is
deemed not fit for purpose.
Deciding to cross a swollen creek on the Milford Track in
"biblical" rain was a "significant contributing factor" in
the death of 21-year-old Sydney student Yessica Asmin last
year, the Mountain Safety Council says.
Arrowtown cenotaph has been restored, after a two-year labour
A Queenstown woman who wants a manager's certificate was
given six months to adjust her attitude towards one police
officer by the Queenstown Lakes District Licensing Committee
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