A Queenstown man who died during a whitewater rafting trip on the Shotover River yesterday was one of his company’s most senior and experienced guides.
A Queenstown man who died during a white water rafting trip on the Shotover River this morning was one of his company's most senior and experienced guides.
Arrowtown's New Orleans Hotel can continue trading for the forseeable future after another deferral of a suspension of its on-licence.
The first significant snowfall of the year has coated the mountains of the Queenstown Lakes District over the past two days.
A greater focus on glass recycling and organic waste is the feature of a proposed waste management and minimisation plan that will go out for public consultation this week.
The National Party "stuffed up'' when it added the signatories of two petitions to an email list used to solicit donations, Clutha-Southland MP Hamish Walker says.
After a two-year absence, the Otago Regional Council will open a new office in Wakatipu next month.
A Queenstown man who crashed into a school bus after falling asleep at the wheel has been fined and ordered to pay reparation.
A man whose arm was crushed in a machine at a Queenstown tortilla factory in 2016 says he has to live with the consequences for the rest of his life.
The tortilla oven that crushed and burned a worker’s hand and arm in November 2016 had multiple sources of risk, says WorkSafe.
A mountain-bike competitor died during Saturday's Macpac Motatapu multisport event.
A paragliding pilot had a lucky escape after crashing into a steep, forested hillside near Queenstown's gondola yesterday.
A paraglider had to be rescued after crashing near the Ben Lomond Track in Queenstown.
An 11th-hour appeal of a suspension of the New Orleans Hotel’s on-licence means it can keep trading on two of its busiest weekends of the year.
One year after she was nearly killed by a hit-and-run drink-driver, a Queenstown woman has yet to receive any of the $7500 reparation the driver owes her.
A helicopter company has expressed "deep regret" for a crash on Mount Alta, near Wanaka, that killed Aucklander Jerome Box.
The wife of a man killed in a Wanaka helicopter crash says the fine given to The Helicopter Line (THL) shows "life is cheap in New Zealand".
Arrowtown's historic New Orleans Hotel will have its on-licence suspended for 10 days after police caught staff serving alcohol to a minor.
Queenstown police are reminding residents to check their home security after a spate of burglaries in Kelvin Heights last month.
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