Karen Neilsen, of Wanaka, is in a flap over traffic-related
duck deaths on Wanaka's lakefront and is calling for ''ducks
crossing'' signs reminding motorists to slow down.
Forensic scientists have made ''some progress'' towards
identifying the object which struck and killed motorist
Rutger Hale near Lake Hawea seven weeks ago, police say.
An apathy towards serious drug-dealing within the Wanaka
community is concerning and needs to change, a police officer
involved in last week's drug bust in the town says.
Wanaka multisport and adventure racing athlete Dougal Allan
is getting ready to take the plunge in more ways than one
Members of New Zealand's largely Wanaka-based winter biathlon
team have not let a lack of snow slow them down during the
northern hemisphere leg of the first New Zealand-Sweden
The recent sale of a Wanaka home for $1.65 million - nearly
double its government valuation - was one ''out of the box'',
the real estate agent who marketed the property says.
Some of Wanaka's youngest dance pupils put their best foot
forward on Thursday when they performed for members of the
Royal New Zealand Ballet.
Step aside Peter Jackson.
The new lifestyle centre at Wanaka's Aspiring Lifestyle
Retirement Village would leave residents little time to put
their feet up, Queenstown Lakes Mayor Vanessa van Uden said
at the centre's official opening yesterday.
Oamaru residents have alleged cheating by their online
opponents from Wanaka in a social media competition to get
the southern hemisphere's fastest internet.
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