Mark Price

Council 'working with' Langbein

Council 'working with' Langbein

The Dublin Bay garden of celebrity cook Annabel Langbein is not out of the woods yet.

'MacGyver' fix serves well

'MacGyver' fix serves well

A handful of tennis balls is making life a little more comfortable for Wanaka's entry in the 16,000km Mongol Motor Rally.

Water sports facility site not settled

A "minor resiting'' of the proposed Wanaka Watersports Facility does not appear to be favoured by anyone involved in the debate over where it should be built.

Landline upgrade unlikely

Landline upgrade unlikely

The chances of Makarora's phone system being upgraded appear more remote than the valley in which it lies.

Celebrity chef’s exotic plants can stay: commissioners

Annabelle Langbein's garden of exotic plants overlooking Lake Wanaka is safe - at least for now.

4WDs 'have to carry chains', resort manager says

Four-wheel-drive vehicles without chains caused problems on the access road to the Cardrona Alpine Resort yesterday morning.

Skifields get welcome snow, more forecast

Skifields get welcome snow, more forecast

Winter has finally returned to Wanaka and Queenstown's skifields.

Teen drinking report under wraps until August

Teen drinking report under wraps until August

Wanaka Alcohol Group chairwoman Rachel Brown has declined to release a report on teenage drinking in the town.

Snow's coming, 'don't worry'

Snow's coming, 'don't worry'

The Treble Cone Ski Area hopes to open for the season on Saturday, more than three weeks after its due date.

Snow glow

Snow glow

The Cardrona Alpine Resort turned on the snow for 11-year-old Auckland stroke victim Zoe Elvin yesterday.