Queenstown Airport's $18million upgrade has reached a major milestone.
Queenstown's first fast-tracked subdivision - 134 new homes on a 32ha block - has been given the tentative go-ahead in a precedent-setting decision.
Consent has been lodged to build roads and houses around a historic Queenstown cottage within the resort's first fast-tracked housing subdivision.
Queenstown Airport Corporation has begun its search for a new chief executive.
A $15 million adventure tourism ride planned for Queenstown has a conditional tick of approval from a council planner.
An out-of-control tourist boat with 20 people aboard smashed into rocks in Milford Sound this week.
A 48-year-old Queenstown man faces several charges, including drink-driving, after allegedly failing to stop for police early yesterday.
Chinese tourists Wang DongHua (left) and Liu Ai Shi, from Shenzhen, take in Queenstown's remarkable vistas from Hensman Rd on Sunday.
The Queenstown Lakes' top job has gone to a controversial former Christchurch City Council manager, Mike Theelen.
Former All Black and member of parliament Grahame Thorne has made a handwritten apology as part of a court case settlement.
Lake Hayes Estate resident Bruce Patton has two words of warning for Wakatipu Basin homeowners with rural views: "No guarantees.''
Taking a phone call during a Boxing Day cook-up led to a Queenstown house going up in flames, a fire boss says.
Work is about to start on Arrowtown's own "pump'' bike track.
Car parking problems persist at Queenstown's fast-growing airport.
A sudden call on Glenorchy's water supply almost ran the town's reservoir dry on Sunday night and the cause remains a mystery.
Scars on his hands are testament to Millbrook founder Eiichi Ishii's strict upbringing. He talks to David Williams.
The plaudits are rolling in but Queenstown's Carey Vivian is not done yet.
A man involved in a police chase in Queenstown earlier this month has been charged with drink-driving.
Papers, documents and matches have been removed from the scene of a suspicious fire early yesterday in Fernhill, Queenstown, police say.
Helicopters were headed to a suspicious fire in the forested hills above Queenstown just after midnight - a blaze which might have eventually threatened Skyline's gondola building.