At the head of Lake Wakatipu you'll find a small town
filled every holiday season with campers, couples and
families. Olivia Caldwell discovers why Kinloch is no longer
The Christmas and New Year rush has finally caught up with
Queenstown retailers and restaurant owners, as visitors from
around the country flock to the resort.
Kingston residents and visitors won't get the chance to
celebrate a fifth year of the annual Kingstock concert
because of a lack of funding from the Queenstown Lakes
Arrowtown's footpaths are being improved in time for the foot
traffic of holiday season visitors.
The Kingston Community Association is working hard to keep
residents and visitors active this holiday season.
The Lake Hayes Christmas triathlon was held on Tuesday at the
showgrounds, with impressive performances by winners Robert
Huisman, of Invercargill, and Nicky Samuels, of Wanaka.
A star-studded line-up of guests was in Queenstown yesterday
to see All Black Ali Williams marry his partner, Casey Green.
The Department of Conservation is satisfied any effects
Milford Sound's new $6 million harbour have on the
environment will be minimal.
Milford Sound's main harbour will undergo a $6 million
upgrade, involving the rebuilding of the 22-year-old
breakwater, starting in January.
The busy holiday period Queenstown accommodation providers
had been relying on has not eventuated, with December proving
to be "softer" than previous years and January not looking
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