Skiing from the top of Mt Aspiring is considered challenging but it is not uncommon.
The relocating of Queenstown Airport is an idea that continues to hover over the conversation about the future of air links to Central Otago and the Lakes District.
Northlake Investments Ltd has applied to the Queenstown Lakes District Council for consent to build 20 two-storey, three-bedroom terrace houses on lots of between 155sqm and 355sqm.
The developer of a special housing area on the outskirts of Lake Hawea will look to the community for ideas on how to improve its "integration" with the existing township.
Air New Zealand appears to be flying solo on its suggestion for a new domestic and international airport somewhere in the South other than Queenstown.
The ability of staff and management of the Otago Regional Council has come under fire from one of its own councillors.
More than 16 years after "lake snow" was first noticed in Lake Wanaka, Otago Regional Council staff are recommending research on the algae be regarded "as being of national importance".
Makers of a British television series about restoring old aircraft are climbing on board the "Bring Our Birds Home" (BOBH) project aiming to set up a museum in Wanaka featuring examples of all the...
McGills Creek is so little known it does not even feature on New Zealand’s topographical maps.
A man some suspect was the model for Barry Crump’s quietly spoken character Clarence in his book A Good Keen Man was eulogised at a memorial attended by (from left) his great-granddaughters Maia Duncan and Jade Duncan and granddaughter Susan Duncan.
The truck driver involved in the latest crash in Ballantyne Rd, Wanaka, has added his voice to the call for the gravel and Otta-sealed road to be upgraded.
Rich lister and New Zealand Business Hall of Fame member Peter Masfen CNZM has been ordered to restore land on his Wanaka property disturbed by cultivation.
All the work Geoffrey Wilson, of Wanaka, has done at Pilates was put to the test in the snow on the Pisa Range last week.
"Watch out for the weather" is the number one piece of advice those venturing into the Southern Alps this summer should heed.
More negotiation and consultation over the proposed special housing area for Lake Hawea has been ordered by the Queenstown Lakes District Council.
Lake Hawea residents opposed to a 400-lot special housing area on the outskirts of the township have been given a 12-week reprieve.
Emergency services responded to two separate incidents involving adrenaline sports enthusiasts in the Queenstown Lakes District within three hours yesterday.
A stretch of highway in Dunedin is the region's busiest, but a section of road in Queenstown leads the way for the biggest increase in usage in the last few years.
Queenstown Lakes District councillors will be asked to give their final blessing to a proposed 400-lot special housing area (SHA) on the outskirts of Lake Hawea when they meet in Wanaka on Thursday.
Wanaka Primary School has scored an important victory for its children and those around the country forced to stand on overcrowded school buses.