Otago Daily Times: Queenstown Lakes

Search continues for missing tramper

Search continues for missing tramper

Teams of search and rescue volunteers, police and search dogs are still combing the area where a missing tramper was last seen in Mt Aspiring National Park two days ago.

Dunedin student missing on Routeburn Track

A Dunedin student has been reported missing after failing to return from the Routeburn Track over the weekend.

Wanaka firm's workers die on Everest

Wanaka firm's workers die on Everest

Five Nepalese employees of Wanaka mountain guiding company Adventure Consultants were killed in the 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Nepal on Saturday, but five New Zealand climbers on an Everest expedition with the company are unharmed.

Australasian blippers get together at inaugural meet

Australasian blippers get together at inaugural meet

Walking Wombat, Cycling Granny and Mama Hen were among those photographing a Wanaka garden on Saturday, during the first Australasian Blip meet.

Belles sweeten Arrowtown Tea Dance

Belles sweeten Arrowtown Tea Dance

Arrowtown Buckingham Belles (from left) Diana Walton, Kelly Templer, Ali Roberts, Nichola Bentley, Angela McRae and Lizzy Wallace-Gibbs, enjoy the Arrowtown Tea Dance on Anzac Day.

Tough conditions test runners

Tough conditions test runners

Atrocious weather conditions did not deter runners in the 12th annual Routeburn Classic, held on Saturday and won by Queenstown resident Hywel Dinnick, originally from Wales.

Wanaka police keen to identify man

Wanaka police are trying to identify a man who may have followed two school-aged children last week.

Diverse groups came together

 Diverse groups came together

The 7am dawn service at the newly-renovated war memorial on the Lake Hawea peninsula attracted more than 600 people.

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