A 4-year-old girl struck by a car in Jack's Point near Queenstown three weeks ago is making "positive progress'', police say.
Work is under way to determine the best means of achieving a "step change" in capacity along Queenstown's key arterial route.
The lure of gold from the 1860s led to the building of gold mines, remote settlements and remarkable feats of engineering in the hills and rivers around Queenstown.
More than 150 people in Queenstown have joined forces to show their support for those with mental health problems.
One of New Zealand's most promising snowboarders drove his mother's car drunk, then ran away after being stopped by police.
Many freedom campers who visited "hubs" in the Queenstown Lakes district over the summer used the free services then camped illegally, veteran holiday park operators say.
Opposition to a funding boost for the Queenstown Lakes district's regional tourism organisation was the biggest talking point at an annual plan submissions hearing yesterday.
Forest & Bird has reached a settlement with the Otago Regional Council over its granting of a consent for the destruction of a wetland at the Remarkables ski area.
Thursday was the fifth anniversary of a fire that destroyed the 133-year-old homestead at the Paradise Trust property, near Glenorchy. Guy Williams asks the trust’s key figures about their memories of a calamitous day.
The Otago Regional Council has admitted making "errors of law" by granting consent for the destruction of a wetland at the Remarkables ski area, Forest & Bird says.
Queenstown mountaineer Mark Woodward has climbed Mt Everest for a record 10th time for a New Zealander.
The future of Study Queenstown is in limbo after Destination Queenstown decided to cut its manager role.
Changing planning rules for Ladies Mile land could be the best way to solve the housing conundrum in the area, a new report says.
A Queenstown billionaire's wings have been clipped after his latest legal skirmish with neighbours over helicopter flights from his property.
Quail Rise residents lined up to criticise a real estate agent's application to subdivide her property at a hearing in Queenstown this week.
Two men will appear on assault charges in the Queenstown District Court tomorrow after a fight in the town centre this morning.
A Queenstown man caught with an array of illegal drugs in his house has avoided a conviction because they help him deal with chronic pain.