Whether the proposed multimillion-dollar film studio on the outskirts of Wanaka can go ahead should be known by Christmas.
Two Wanaka men could not win the MIQ lottery but have struck the jackpot anyway, landing in Nelson after sailing the Tasman.
The Government’s decision to underwrite summer festivals this year is giving some of Otago’s big event organisers the confidence to spend millions of dollars on their shows.
The first hurdle has been cleared in Mount Aspiring College’s bid to build a new gymnasium on the site of Wanaka’s former community swimming pool.
Some people get up in the morning and go for a run. Anna Cameron packs boxes of preserves to go out with the courier and then bottles another 60 and 100 jars of jams, jellies, chutneys or salad...
Hawea residents are being encouraged to voice their opinions on the issues facing the fast-growing community.
The Royal Australian Air Force will display its new F-35A Lightning II fighter jet at next Easter’s Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow.
Wanaka has a new pop-up library while the roof on the main library at Bullock Creek Lane is being renovated.
Para alpine skier Aaron Ewen (24) will take his first shot at Paralympic glory at the Beijing 2022 Winter Paralympics in March.
Adventure racer Simone Maier emerged victorious in the Challenge Wanaka Multi on Saturday, beating a workmate in a tight race.
Ceramics artist Shannon Courtenay’s love affair with Cardrona River rocks has raised eyebrows at airports.
Wanaka adventure racing world champion Simone Maier has issued an ultimatum to her rival Emily Wilson ahead of Saturday’s Challenge Multi race.
Two words were buzzing off the lips of dozens of Wanaka folk yesterday — ‘‘regenerative’’ and ‘‘ tourism’’.
Lawyers have advised a panel it must consider Wanaka’s housing affordability and availability when deciding whether a $280 million film studio development should be approved.
About 80 Wanaka Lake Swimmers club members celebrated their public holiday yesterday with a chilly dip in Lake Wanaka to mark the beginning of the open water swimming season.
Jason Rhodes has long held a dream to help build a local film industry in Wanaka.
Wanaka's popular annual Labour Weekend art exhibition went ahead from Friday to yesterday, drawing hundreds of visitors to the Lake Wanaka Centre.
The Trevathan family has been farming at Lindisvale, near Tarras, since 1914. Marjorie Cook meets fifth-generation Trevathan, Maggie and chats with her dad, Jonny, and grandparents about farming changes over five generations.
It took just over two weeks for Wanaka businesswoman Anna Ross to raise $2.17 million in equity for her cosmetics company, Kester Black.
A panel considering a fast- track consent for a multimillion-dollar film studio on the outskirts of Wanaka has sought legal advice on whether the impact on housing demand can factor in its...