Mark Price

Tourist killed in crash named (+ video)

Tourist killed in crash named (+ video)

Police have named the woman who died when a van carrying seven tourists crashed near Luggate.

Up, up and away (+video)

Large crowds have turned out for the first of the two main days of the Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow.

Council to sell prime area of land

Council to sell prime area of land

The Queenstown Lakes District Council has decided to sell a big chunk of residential land it owns in Wanaka.

More shops than not defy trade restrictions

More shops than not defy trade restrictions

More shops than not opened in Wanaka yesterday morning, despite the restrictions around trading on Good Friday.

Skies clearing as Warbirds gets under way (+ video)

Skies clearing as Warbirds gets under way (+ video) Grey skies are lifting, temperatures are rising and the four-day Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow is under way.

Wanaka shops flout trading law

Wanaka shops flout trading law

More shops than not opened in Wanaka this morning, despite the restrictions around trading on Good Friday.

Pilotless jetpack not his plan — inventor

Pilotless jetpack not his plan — inventor

The pilot flying the jetpack at the Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow at Easter will not be on board - a disappointment to the man who invented it.

All in readiness for big airshow

All in readiness for big airshow

The Vampire has landed, the Messerschmitt is assembled, the Kittyhawk, the Avenger and the Harvards are in the plane park, and the weather is expected to improve.

Messerschmitt arrives from English base

Messerschmitt arrives from English base

It is worth $4million, it is one of just five in the world and it should be ready to fly for the first time in Wanaka at any moment.

Club to ‘keep pushing’ for underpass

Club to ‘keep pushing’ for underpass

The Wanaka Golf Club is seeking support for the building of an underpass beneath Ballantyne Rd connecting the two parts of its course.