The Queenstown man who fell 30-40m from a rocky outcrop on
the Pisa Range, near Cardrona, at 1.30am on Sunday was
''seriously lucky'' to survive, according to Wanaka Senior
constable Ian Henderson.
''Ambivalent'' is the word Haast garage operator Eamonnd
Johnston says best sums up his thoughts on the prospect of a
new road linking South Westland with Fiordland.
A big Samoan man from Wellington called Ben has two ''skinny
white boys'' to thank for surviving the Clutha River.
Dr Barbara Anderson is a scientist who makes no bones about
A north Island man in his 30s nearly drowned in the Clutha
River at Albert Town yesterday afternoon.
The owner of a Wanaka canyoning business, Dave Vass is
progressing ''as well as can be expected given the severity
of his injuries'' following a climbing accident, his partner
Ros Goulding says.
What killed Rutger Telford Hale on the highway between Lake
Hawea and Wanaka on October 24, 2013, remains a mystery at
the end of the coronial process.
Resource consent for a new chairlift in the Soho Basin, next
to the Cardrona Alpine Resort skifield, has been issued by
the Queenstown Lakes District Council.
A sudden cool change in Wanaka led to a serious house fire
A house in Matai Rd, Wanaka, was badly damaged by fire early
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