Mark Price

Navigation: no mistake

Navigation: no mistake

The Queenstown Lakes District Council yesterday stood by the version of the proposed navigation safety bylaw it put out for public comment.

Land of roses and whisky

Land of roses and whisky

Four hundred and fifty specially bred roses are being planted in the Cardrona Valley in readiness for the opening of a new distillery.

'Gutsy' paraplegic loved life by Alps

'Gutsy' paraplegic loved life by Alps

The family of the 53-year-old man who died in a fire in Wanaka, early on Thursday has described his remarkable life as a ''gutsy'', hitchhiking paraplegic.

Man killed in Albert Town fire named

Man killed in Albert Town fire named

Police have released the name of the man who died in a fire in a granny flat in Albert Town yesterday morning.

Bylaw change not as intended

Bylaw change not as intended

Tjhe Queenstown Lakes District Council's proposed navigation bylaw is not worded in the way originally intended by harbourmaster Marty Black.

Butter chicken mousse no bar to win

Butter chicken mousse no bar to win

The butter chicken mousse dessert served with chocolate salted nut bar and berry and chilli water ice might have been just a step too far for the 19 judges, but it did not matter in the end.

Crash interviews nearly done

Initial interviews with witnesses to Saturday's fatal Helicopter Line crash on Mt Alta, near Wanaka, are expected to be completed today or tomorrow morning.

Sheep theft reported

Cardrona Valley farmers are being advised by police to check their stock, after a reported theft of sheep.

Investigators at chopper crash site

Investigators at chopper crash site

Three Transport Accident Investigation Commission investigators spent five hours yesterday on the side of Mt Alta, near Wanaka, inspecting the Helicopter Line helicopter that crashed on Saturday.

Anglers irate over boat speed move

The Queenstown Lakes District Council came under fire at a hearing in Wanaka yesterday over changes it is proposing to its navigation safety bylaw.