While a visitor levy is seen as a panacea to Queenstown's many problems, there are moves afoot to create an economy that does not rely solely on the tourist dollar.
A Queenstown resident representing a group opposed to the development of a slice of woodland above the town says he does not think people realise the scale of what is proposed.
Queenstown police have charged a man with dangerous driving, after he allegedly crashed a car into a town centre tourism premises.
Queenstown Police have charged a man with dangerous driving after he allegedly crashed into a town centre tourism premises.
Shoulder-to-shoulder battles over 51km of rugged country were the order of the day at the Motatapu ultra run on Saturday.
NZSKI chief executive Paul Anderson has confirmed a $16million replacement chairlift at The Remarkables skifield in Queenstown will not be ready for this winter.
Talk about a power couple.
Tourism Minister Kelvin Davis made no mention of Queenstown's tourism levy referendum in a prepared speech to the inaugural Otago Tourism Policy School conference in the resort yesterday morning.
Police want to trace a green American-style muscle car clocked at 176kmh on State Highway 6 at Gibbston.
Queenstown police believe a fleeing driver sparked a 20sqm scrub fire in a posh rural suburb on Tuesday evening.
Queenstown police believe a fleeing driver sparked a 20sqm scrub fire in a posh rural suburb yesterday evening.
Queenstown Airport's latest plan of action appears to be "spin designed to deflect rather than reflect'' community concerns, according to at least one campaigner.
Queenstown Airport has officially entered a holding pattern after public outcry over plans to double its capacity.
More than 300 people watched as a Queenstown All Stars XI beat a New Zealand Open XI, featuring legends of cricket, at a sun-kissed Millbrook Resort in Queenstown.
NZSKI has published a video showing the Remarkables skifield manager vacuuming seeds from its slopes - as the firm waits for a decision on its replacement chairlift.
They stood in their dressing gowns and looked to the skies.
Hundreds of riders hit the tracks around Queenstown over the weekend to remember one of the resort’s most energising characters.
Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is understood to have landed in Queenstown yesterday afternoon - perhaps visiting his old mate Josh Emett.
Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is understood to have landed in Queenstown this afternoon - perhaps visiting his old mate Josh Emett.
Two members of a group injured after a tree fell on them at Queenstown have been discharged from hospital, but another remains in serious condition.