A Queenstown junior golfer will compete against the world's best in the United States in August.
United States megastar Oprah Winfrey flew into Queenstown on a private jet last night, according to two sources who were at the airport.
A $640,000 upgrade for Queenstown’s main sports ground starts next week, raising hopes of a return for international cricket.
A film shot in Arrowtown will premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival.
The major backer of a huge education and technology campus planned near Queenstown has withdrawn its support.
A woman trapped in her crashed, upside-down car near Queenstown had to sound the horn to help emergency services find her yesterday evening.
Wanaka's Stella Nepia (right) takes to Lake Wakatipu for Saturday's Rilean Construction freshwater O'pen cup - the final leg of a summer circuit.
Hints of divine intervention were evident at yesterday’s Colour Burst event in Queenstown.
The spirit of mountain biker Kelly McGarry is very much alive on the tracks around Queenstown.
A "dangerous" manoeuvre which led to two Queenstown skydivers being seriously injured on Saturday was probably unintentional, an industry safety expert says.
A 29-year-old Australian who told police he had taken drugs was arrested after a commotion at an Indian restaurant in Queenstown yesterday.
Better public transport could be on the way for the Wakatipu.
A pedestrian has been taken to Queenstown's Lakes District Hospital after being hit by a bus.
Queenstown could soon have one overarching plan to deal with growing pains in its downtown area.
A car crash temporarily blocked the main highway to Queenstown from Cromwell reducing traffic down to one lane.
Michael Laws’ already poor appraisal of the Otago Regional Council just gets worse.
A Queenstown link to a high-profile corruption case might have helped convince a judge to convict two Aucklanders.
Funding for research, rather than the series of rejected applications in the past two years, might actually help with the lake snow problem, a leading scientist says.
Police are pointing to the antics of an alleged dangerous driver on the Crown Range as a reason for motorists to belt up.
A Queenstown scenic flight operator is trialling return flights to Te Anau - the first service linking the two tourist towns in at least 16 years.