The new industrial B zone in Wanaka was signed off this week by the Queenstown Lakes District Council's strategy committee, and rezoning the 10.25ha site is one step away from completion.
Remarkables and Coronet Peak parent company NZSki has topped last year's record staff retention rate, and 63% of last year's staff will return for the 2012 ski season.
The $125 million Five Mile retail development at Frankton could be a month away from gaining the final go-ahead and developers hope to submit final plans in the next few weeks.
The popular climbing spot of Wye Creek will be a buzz of activity this weekend as Queenstown Climbing Club members come together for a climbing marathon event.
A plan change to rezone 46.8ha of Wanaka land for residential activities, visitor accommodation and business has been adopted by the Queenstown Lakes District Council's strategy committee.
Cow effluent monitoring is among issues being raised by the Queenstown Lakes District Council in response to proposed changes to the Otago region's rural water quality strategy.
Investigations into building a Queenstown conference centre are gathering force, after an announcement on Friday a feasibility study has been launched to determine the demand.
An exhibition of candid sketches of a cross-section of characters riding the London Underground has caught the imagination of Queenstowners familiar with catching "the Tube".
Pinewood Lodge's summer transition to specialty mountain-biker accommodation has paid off, with little space to spare says Mitchey Greig, the driving force behind the change.
The Queenstown pair cycling the length of the country to raise awareness of skin cancer have passed back through the resort and are pushing on with the last leg of the trip, to Bluff.
The Queenstown Resort College (QRC) saw 94 hospitality management and adventure tourism management graduates receive their diplomas on Friday.
The Queenstown Mountain Bike Club is almost in the clear to start building several new cross-country trails in the area.
Brandon Stone's 32-day tramping mission throughout New Zealand to promote the protection of the Antarctic's Ross Sea is no walk in the park.
About 50 disc golf (frisbee golf) lovers, including the New Zealand champion, are expected to converge on the Queenstown Gardens for the 17th annual Queenstown Classic Frisbee Golf Tournament tomorrow.
Marcus Mineba has turned the daydream of many a Kiwi bloke into reality with the completion of his project of the past year and a-half - a fold-out trailer bar dubbed "the TowBar".
Michelin-star chef Josh Emett - who will open a new restaurant in Queenstown in April - will prepare two six-course dinners during the New Zealand PGA Pro-Am Championship this month.
Australasia's largest education and youth tourism trade show at the Queenstown Events Centre last week rewarded agents with an often "unseen" view of Queenstown's educational opportunities.
A Queenstown man who allegedly stripped naked and jumped off the historic steamship TSS Earnslaw into Lake Wakatipu yesterday morning will appear in the Queenstown District Court next week.
Queenstown man Aaron Halstead recently made history in the subantarctic, guiding a small team to become the first people to summit Bouvet Island - considered the most remote land on Earth.
The Queenstown Airport Corporation's plans for a new international passenger lounge, with additional airline lounge and bathroom facilities, have been given the go-ahead.