Mark Price

Getting on top of climate change data

Getting on top of climate change data

Dr Barbara Anderson is a scientist who makes no bones about climate change.

'Close call' for swimmer in Clutha

'Close call' for swimmer in Clutha

A north Island man in his 30s nearly drowned in the Clutha River at Albert Town yesterday afternoon.

Canyoning boss lies paralysed

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.

Object which killed driver mystery

Object which killed driver mystery

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.

Consent for Soho Basin chairlift

Consent for Soho Basin chairlift

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.

Mother and son flee burning house

Mother and son  flee  burning house

A sudden cool change in Wanaka led to a serious house fire yesterday morning.

Wanaka house badly damaged by fire

Wanaka house badly damaged by fire

A house in Matai Rd, Wanaka, was badly damaged by fire early this morning.

Fijian beekeepers here to learn about varroa

Fijian beekeepers here to learn about varroa

New Zealand bees are a whole lot more friendly than their Fijian cousins.

Rare car loaned to museum

Rare car loaned to museum

The Wanaka Warbirds and Wheels Museum has obtained the loan of what is believed to be the only Rickenbacker car outside the United States.

Video: Base jump near 2km fall

Video: Base jump near 2km fall

Mt Avalanche: 1st jump from David Walden on Vimeo.

A Lake Hawea base jumper has completed New Zealand's biggest jump, with a vertical drop of almost 2km.