The proposed Frankton Marina has received a predominantly positive reaction from submitters to a resource consent application.
Two tourists whose rental car crashed into a tree near Glenorchy yesterday have been flown to hospital by rescue helicopters.
The Arrowtown Autumn festival would not be possible without its many loyal volunteers.
All the favourites - such as the ball, scarecrow competition, Art 2 Wear and rubber duck race - have been included in the 30th anniversary programme of the Arrowtown Autumn Festival.
A specialist fire investigator was assessing damage to a Queenstown hotel kitchen following a fire on Wednesday evening.
The biggest development at the Remarkables in its history has continued through varied summer and autumn weather.
Pupils at St Joseph's School who travel to school by bus are likely to get shelter from the elements when waiting for the bus by this winter.
Dugald Peters thought to himself if nobody came to his military-style obstacle course event at Moke Lake ''at least I'll have an assault course''.
There wasn't much room for walking in the Queenstown Gardens on Saturday, but there was a lot of room for enjoying some of the region's finest food and drink.
The empty space left in central Queenstown by the gutted World Bar is likely to remain for at least a while longer, with the hope of having the bar rebuilt by winter now in limbo.
Cecil Peak Station manager Philip Rive is thankful the fire which he estimated burnt up to 10ha on the lower slopes of the peak on Sunday night did not occur two weeks ago when the weather was warmer.
Plans to make Queenstown the Australasian boxing hub are under way.
Prime Minister and Tourism Minister John Key has had ''no advice'' about bringing forward funding for a new Kawarau Falls Bridge, despite the old single-lane one being a cause of traffic congestion.
Melanie Heather, of Queenstown, has claimed victory in New Zealand's national ''orienteering in the sky'' competition.
The Queenstown Lakes District Council yesterday approved a $50,000 interest-free loan to Coastguard Queenstown towards its planned headquarters.
A man in his 70s was trapped in his crushed car for more than an hour yesterday afternoon following a two-vehicle, head-on crash on State Highway 6 at Gibbston.