Imagine fighting a fire bigger than Stewart Island - and it is just one of 207 wildfires burning across a vast, charred landscape.
Snow may trouble motorists heading over the Crown Range Rd, between Queenstown and Wanaka, this morning.
The driver of a bus which crashed on its way down a Queenstown skifield has been left traumatised, his boss says.
They could not have picked more challenging conditions.
Doubling government grants to first-home buyers has drawn a tepid response from Queenstown-Lakes Mayor Jim Boult.
A visitor levy for Queenstown and a tourist tax at the border are off the table for National.
Plans have emerged for another massive worker accommodation complex in Queenstown.
Billionaire Graeme Hart, New Zealand’s richest man, has bought in Queenstown again.
Smouldering tea towels at a Queenstown cafe have sparked a fire callout - and a warning for hospitality businesses.
We know Otago’s lakes and rivers but do we understand them? And does that matter? Queenstown editor David Williams speaks to three University of Otago academics about why we should care about water.
An Auckland Airport manager has been quietly added to Queenstown Airport’s board.
The driver of a car involved in a two-car crash was treated at the scene in central Queenstown yesterday morning.
Emergency services have attended a two-car crash in central Queenstown this morning.
Queenstown needs to bypass the Government and find its own solutions to the town’s chronic shortage of affordable housing, a local councillor says.
A grebe raft installed on Lake Wakatipu has sparked early feathery interest.
Alleged assaults, fighting and disorder led to seven arrests in Queenstown at the weekend.
A Wakatipu High School rock band is a step closer to national stardom.
Australia's national carrier has rounded out a quartet of airlines flying to Queenstown after dark.
The adventure capital of the world is being transformed into a rugby capital for a few days.
Police are investigating a burglary at a well-known Arrowtown restaurant, which is being refurbished.