Queenstown Lakes District Council last week adopted a recommendation for a working party to manage the establishment of the Frankton marina reserve.
A fundraising entity for the Queenstown Memorial Hall upgrade was established at last week's Queenstown Lakes District Council meeting.
Widening the single-lane McChesney bridge at Arthur's Point to two lanes will begin on Monday and is expected to be completed by next winter.
Arrowtown will serve its finest cuisine for the inaugural Christmas Long Lunch next Friday when guests are invited to dine in the street.
High-end golfers will pay a great cost for a great cause at the Michael Hill Cure Kids Golf Open held at The Hills near Arrowtown today and tomorrow.
The group responsible for the Queenstown Hill fire which cost up to $4000 to extinguish is likely to foot the bill.
The Southland District Council has received more than 130 submissions opposing the proposed $7 million Around the Mountains Cycle Trail, including 34 from overseas anglers worried about its impact on remote rivers.
Queenstown Lakes District councillors were yesterday divided over placing a blanket road speed limit of 40kmh across Arrowtown. The speed limit recommendation would go to a hearing in front of a committee of Simon Stamers-Smith, Jude Batson and Lyal Cocks.
She is the Queenstown Cancer Society's longest-serving member by a wide margin and on Monday afternoon Clarice May was honoured for her generosity, in style.
The Queenstown Lakes District Council yesterday rubber-stamped a new lease to Wanaka Wastebusters, allowing it to continue occupying its Riverbank and Ballantyne Rds site.
Capturing in a single photograph the reason Queenstown is a great place to live is no easy feat, but that is exactly what the Queenstown Lakes District Council has asked school pupils of the district to do.
Recycled bricks, concrete and darkness form the foundation of Queenstown's newest arrival on the bar scene, Priory, due to open midway through next month.
Prime Minister John Key's announcement he would again take up his tourism portfolio if re-elected and cap jobs in the core state sector did not distract media attention from the "tea tape" sideshow in Queenstown yesterday.
Kingston is preparing to be more flood-ready after Queenstown Lakes District Council representatives and emergency services paid a visit to the town last week.
Lower than usual advanced holiday bookings in Queenstown could add to what has been a difficult year in the resort.
Organisers of next year's Gibbston Valley Winery concert have addressed the traffic concerns which held up concert-goers to the Dr Hook and Creedence Clearwater Revisited concert in March.
A proposal to make Arrowtown's speed limit 40kmh will be presented to the Queenstown Lakes District Council on Tuesday.