The driver of a car that overturned in Queenstown yesterday, damaging two parked cars and blocking rush hour traffic, has been charged with careless driving.
The Queenstown Lakes District Council will be asked to approve a 40% reduction in budgeted capital works spending in the current financial year.
Belgian Luce Wilsens had a wee shindig in Queenstown last night to celebrate two milestones: her 90th birthday and the 30th anniversary of her first visit to the resort.
A new mountain bike track built by tourism workers near the Queenstown suburb of Shotover Country was officially opened at a community event this week.
Do not wait and hope.
A German man imprisoned for drug dealing in Queenstown can apply for home detention after the length of his prison sentence was reduced on appeal.
A section of a temporary classroom is lifted into place at Wakatipu High School yesterday.
Consumer spending continues to show a stubborn resilience in the Queenstown Lakes district, despite the number of people claiming benefits continuing to rise.
A budding Queenstown artist is looking forward to rubbing shoulders with professional artists and performers at his first public exhibition.
A tree brought down by violent winds near Kingston yesterday crashed through a campervan roof and landed where only minutes before a boy had been sleeping.
A "mini-tornado" tore through the Queenstown suburb of Frankton overnight, ripping roofing off homes and sheds, blowing in windows, damaging fences and bringing down trees and branches.
Anglers are a hardy bunch if the Glenorchy fishing competition is anything to go by.
Two of Queenstown’s three language schools have gone into hibernation in the past week as their last students graduated.
Queenstown appears to have been overlooked as an isolation base for the West Indies and Pakistan cricket teams during their tours of New Zealand this summer.
The opponents of the contentious "Olive Leaf" building proposed for land beside St Patrick’s Church in Arrowtown say its style and size would overshadow the historic church.
A decision to repair the first 11km of the flood-damaged Lower Hollyford Rd by December 20 is a "pragmatic outcome", a petition organiser says.
A group representing nearly 3500 Upper Clutha residents opposed to the development of a second jet airport in the Queenstown Lakes district have made opening submissions at a judicial review in Queenstown.
A Queenstown man has free-fallen for 6km in a canyon to support St John and raise awareness of mental health issues.
Three Queenstown youngsters have seen their go kart livery designs become reality after winning a competition.
A chiropractor who defrauded ACC of more than $130,000 is serving out a community detention sentence in Arrowtown.