A dozen conservation groups in Otago and Southland have received nearly $800,000 in grants from the Department of Conservation’s (Doc) Community Fund.
The aftermath of Covid-19 could present a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to entice tech entrepreneurs to relocate to the Queenstown Lakes, a former resident says.
The owner of a restaurant visited by Queenstown’s first Covid-19 case has been ‘‘blown away’’ by hundreds of messages of support after he decided to go public about the incident.
Covid-19 is having less of an impact on the travelling habits of the super-wealthy, if the number of private jets flying into Queenstown Airport is any indication.
Arrowtown School pupils were thrilled this week when a Queenstown Helicopter Rescue crew dropped in to their camp at Cecil Peak Station.
After years of discussion, a plan to build affordable housing on a piece of Arrowtown land can finally go ahead after the Government changed its status.
A 55-lot subdivision proposed for Queenstown's Mt Dewar Station is first and foremost a native reforestation project, a backer says.
An Otago man is to appear in the Queenstown District Court in relation to the stabbing of two men in central Queenstown last weekend.
The Queenstown Lakes District Council is applying the brakes to future development of Queenstown and Wanaka's airports - for now.
Two people have been airlifted to hospital after a camper van crashed into a tree near Kingston this afternoon.
A newly-fledged environmental group is calling on the Queenstown Lakes District Council to declare a climate and ecological emergency.
A motorist was taken to Lakes District Hospital in a critical condition after a crash near Queenstown.
A Queenstown man has been charged with dangerous driving and drink-driving after crashing into three parked cars in Lake Hayes Estate on Saturday morning.