Otago Daily Times: Queenstown Lakes

'Good progress' in talks on riverside land

An agreement over the future of a piece of riverside land near Luggate wanted for a conservation park is still several weeks away.

Most scenic race winner

Challenge Wanaka won the Triathletes' Choice Award for the World's Most Scenic Race at this year's Triathlon Business International Awards in Los Angeles on Wednesday.

Busy weekend in resort with music, wine, golf

A bumper weekend is on the cards for the Southern Lakes district with two major events expected to attract about 30,000 people.

Work going smoothly

Work going smoothly

The $344,000 extension to Wanaka's skate park is expected to be finished in April.

Airshow safety expert to talk

Airshow safety expert to talk

On average, 16 ''display'' pilots die at airshows internationally each year.

Family escapes burning car

Family escapes burning car

A dad and three children escaped uninjured when their car burst into flames in Queenstown.

Man in spinal unit after resort tree fall

Man in spinal unit after resort tree fall

A young Briton is in a Christchurch spinal unit after breaking his back in a Queenstown tree climbing fall.

Wanaka man owns vehicle used to car surf

The vehicle used by a child to car surf near Hokitika belongs to a Wanaka man, police say.

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