The $1.65 million airfield lighting project at Queenstown
Airport will be tested for the first time tonight.
Two men sit side-by-side, medals glistening in the sun, a
poppy adorning each of their suit jackets, their walking
sticks at the ready.
Crowds have been turning out on a cool, clear morning to pay
their respects to the fallen at Anzac services around the
This photo, Tui Tiri Tiri Matangi, is one of about 500
which will be on display in Queenstown this weekend during
the Photographic Society of New Zealand's 64th annual
A ground-breaking agreement between the Winter Games NZ Trust
and the Chinese Ski Association could be worth millions of
dollars to the Central Otago economy.
Cries for help to process building consents in the Queenstown
Lakes District have gone unanswered, forcing the council to
hire outside building contractors to stay on top of the
Almost 30 events will be packed into the five-day 2016
Arrowtown Autumn Festival, which begins on Thursday.
More than 1.5 million passengers moved through Queenstown
Airport in the 12 months to March, the airport's latest
The first of two forums focusing on the events industry will
be held in Queenstown this week, run by Shaping Our Future,
following forums held in 2011.
Hundreds of motorcyclists throughout New Zealand will take
part in the second annual Ride of Respect this weekend, part
of the 2016 Anzac Day commemorations.
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