A man found lying unconscious outside a Queenstown restaurant last Friday is still too unwell to speak to police.
The Environment Court has directed the Queenstown Airport Corporation to prove the safety case for its long-sought expansion on to privately owned land known as "Lot 6''.
Two Canadian men are facing multiple assault charges after a fight at a McDonald's restaurant in Queenstown this morning.
Queenstown's harbourmaster says people should think twice before setting off distress flares in non-emergency situations.
A British national has been charged with drink-driving and careless driving after a crash in the Queenstown suburb of Fernhill.
The "horse has already bolted'' when it comes to the subdivision of rural land in the Wakatipu Basin, says a resource consent hearing commissioner.
A Queenstown businessman's bid to build a cottage on his Lower Shotover property is headed for the Environment Court.
Radio and television personality Jason Gunn broke two vertebrae in his back after climbing into a wheelie bin at a Queenstown house on Tuesday.
A man who allegedly burgled a Queenstown house a fortnight ago has been arrested in Christchurch, after members of the public quickly identified him from photos taken during the break-in.
Queenstown tandem skydiving pioneer Nzone Skydive is "stoked'' to be cited by Forbes magazine in its list of the world's 11 best places to skydive in 2016.
Tess Sheerin's mural of a trout on a central Queenstown building has been turning heads for two months.
An Indian tourist must pay $1200 before she leaves the country and another $1800 in monthly instalments after seriously injuring two motorcyclists in a crash.
An Auckland woman was taken to hospital with a suspected leg injury yesterday after the jet ski she was riding collided with another on Lake Wakatipu.
The Wakatipu's annual celebration of its rural roots pulled in the crowds on Saturday after getting a lucky break with the weather.
Preliminary work for sealing the Remarkables access road to the 10km mark will resume today after a holiday break.
Australian tourist Matthew Varghese (18) stands on a spike on a ridge during a traverse of the Remarkables range during a guided climb earlier this week.