Arrowtown artist Mark Hill unveiled his sculpture Presence beside the Kelvin Heights walkway in Queenstown yesterday.
Queenstown may have helped inspire a New Zealand inventor's successful career designing semi-submersible watercraft for the world's rich.
Nearly a century ago, a barometer was presented to a Murchison mining engineer about to sail for World War 1.
Rain and river erosion has washed out hundreds of metres of track in the Dart Valley, cutting the popular Rees-Dart tramping circuit.
A wealthy American couple who spend summer in Glenorchy have unveiled plans to transform a site in the township into a campground and community hub. As they take the first steps in realising their vision, they tell Guy Williams why they chose the top of the lake, and why they want the finished product to be an inspiration to others.
Tom O'Brien believes his ancestors would nod quietly in approval at his endeavours to make their high country land more profitable. Guy Williams talks to the owner of Blackmore Farms about the challenge of adding recreational tourism to the farm's books.
The Government is relying on cash incentives, a committee of film luminaries and better collaboration to develop the domestic film production industry.
Shotover Primary School will be a hive of activity over the next few weeks as Queenstown's newest school is prepared for opening.
Former Kingston Flyer driver and general manager Russell Glendinning has cut his ties with the historic steam train after 40 years.
Two climbers have been plucked from the Bryant Glacier, near Kinloch, after becoming disoriented in low cloud.
Six-time Emmy Award-winning New Zealander Bob Parr says the Government needs to make a strategic investment in the film industry to take it to the next level.
Fifty horses, 10 races, zero injuries and a 3000-strong crowd.
Police will not lay charges in relation to an allegation of sexual assault at the Queenstown Youth Park early on New Year's Day.
Queenstown police arrested 25 people during New Year's Eve festivities in the resort, while an alleged sexual assault at a campground is under investigation.
A woman caught up in the aftermath of an alleged kidnapping in Queenstown will be sentenced in February after pleading guilty to a charge of possession of methamphetamine.
A University of Otago student is roughing it in upper Wakatipu, all in the cause of better understanding kaka.
A writer-in-residence stint at a high country station near Glenorchy has helped inspire a feature film and shooting is expected to begin near Arrowtown in March.
A bad break for a Queenstown woman has proved to be a lucky break for the resort's mountain bikers.
Loose gravel may have been a factor in a mountain bike crash on Moke Lake Rd near Queenstown on Sunday that left an English tourist with serious head injuries.
Chinese tourists may be flooding into Queenstown, but they are also travelling more in their own country, placing pressure on national parks.