The Government is ‘‘acutely aware'' of the pressure Queenstown's rapid growth is putting on its roads, Transport Minister Simon Bridges says.
An Arrowtown family was left shaken by a road-rage incident on Saturday in which a man allegedly forced their vehicle off the road several times.
Domestic and international visitors continue to drive strong passenger growth at Queenstown Airport.
Queenstowners with a spare room and anyone with a holiday house in the resort will have to wait and see how the council responds to the relentless rise of peer-to-peer websites such as Airbnb. Guy Williams reports.
Ngai Tahu wants to map important ancestral sites and cultural landscapes in the Queenstown Lakes district to ensure they are better recognised in council planning.
The Queenstown Lakes district is facing land use planning challenges unique in New Zealand, district plan review commissioners were told yesterday.
There have been further developments in the long-running ‘‘neighbours at war'' dispute between two Gibbston residents.
It has taken years of preparation, will take several more to put into practice, and is regarded as critical to the future development of the Queenstown Lakes district.
Two climbers were rescued from the Remarkables early yesterday.
A temporary overnight park for coaches and buses in Queenstown has been used only 17 times in the past three weeks.
Jacks Point residents and landowners are bound by covenants preventing them from legally objecting to future development in the area.
The Overseas Investment Office has given approval for the purchase of 41ha of land at Jack's Point, Queenstown, for a five-star luxury resort.
Every night at Queenstown Airport, soon after the last aircraft has touched down, its runway begins to resemble the set of a blockbuster alien invasion movie.
The Queenstown Lakes District Council's struggle to attract external funding for its planned $70million convention centre continues.
Two drink-drivers have left a trail of destruction in Queenstown overnight, damaging a total of seven vehicles as they attempted to drive home.
An aerial search has begun for a tramper who activated their personal locator beacon in the Glenorchy area this morning.