They do not play the understated game for recognition, but four Queenstown pool players will represent the area at the New Zealand Open in Auckland, starting tomorrow.
The developers appealing a $35 million Pak'n Save supermarket at Frankton deny they are trade competitors and say it is important to zone the land properly before resource consent is given.
Miss Otago, Monique Cooley, was philosophical last night after being told she, too, had been stripped of her placing in the Miss Universe New Zealand competition.
Adam Feeley's proven track record makes him the right man for the job as Queenstown Lakes District Council's new chief executive, Mayor Vanessa van Uden says.
The owner of land besidethe site chosen for the proposed Pak'n Save complex at Frankton is appealing the Environment Court's decision to grant consent for the $30 million supermarket.
Serious Fraud Office director Adam Feeley says his new job as Queenstown Lakes District Council chief executive is not a step towards a quieter life.
Queenstown's new digital closed circuit television camera system is preventing crime and helping detect offenders, resort police say.
Wakatipu hockey player Judy Nelson will captain the New Zealand women's over-50s masters hockey side next month for the world Masters tournament being held in England.
Creating awareness of breast-feeding is the aim for mothers when they meet at Queenstown's Starbucks on Friday for the Big Latch On 2012.
Visitors to Queenstown are leaving the resort as fast as the snow is, according to accommodation managers.
The Arrowtown Autumn Festival has a new director; and she has a few surprises planned for the 2013 event.
The family of missing fisherman Kevin Cosgrove have accepted it is unlikely his body will be recovered from his sunken vessel Governor.
The New Zealand junior rugby tournament will return to Queenstown for its second year next weekend when 20 under-13 sides descend on the resort.
A temporary bypass has been built around a major Skippers Rd slip for residents and tourist operators to use three times a day while they await the four to five-week reconstruction of the road.
Police inquiries are continuing into a Queenstown house fire last weekend.
The Southern District Health Board has admitted miscommunication between hospital and ambulance staff could have led to the incorrect diagnosis of a 21-year-old man at the Lakes District Hospital...
An interim decision regarding Queenstown Airport noise boundary issues was delivered by the Environment Court yesterday and an agreement from involved parties is now due by the end of the month.
Arrowtown School's rippa rugby team with the All Blacks during the team's captain's run at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin on Friday.
Reconstruction of the 5m section of Skippers Rd that plunged into the Shotover River on Wednesday began yesterday.