Armed police locked down a Queenstown primary school this
afternoon, as they hunted for a man they believed was armed.
The controversial Wanaka Watersports Facility has been
approved by independent commissioners.
A Frenchman was found with a flick knife in his possession
when he was stopped for a drink-driving check in Queenstown
The lower South Island has been struck by a couple of
earthquakes this morning.
A woman who drove her child to school while six times over
the drink-driving limit has been sentenced to supervision and
Central Otago's best young viticulturist is gearing up for a
third and final tilt at a national title.
Police are not commenting on why it took more than an hour to
begin evacuating Queenstown Airport's terminal after a note
mentioning a bomb was found on a plane.
They are skiing and boarding almost wall-to-wall on
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