Three developers have been shortlisted to compete to build commercial and residential properties on Queenstown land once earmarked for a conference centre and casino.
Under-fire Aurora Energy is investigating the root cause of faults on the Queenstown Lakes district's electricity network now emergency work to restore power to 4700 homes is complete.
Queenstown’s mayor is demanding action after this week's snowfall in a ski resort left 4700 properties without power.
Police deployed road spikes near Jack's Point, Queenstown, this morning to stop a driver identified as a wanted person.
At least 90 Glenorchy households may remain without power tonight as work continues to repair damage caused by Monday's snow storm.
Central Otago’s mayor wants to talk to Air New Zealand about its call for a new major airport outside Queenstown and Wanaka, possibly closer to Cromwell and Alexandra.
Emergency services were scrambled at Queenstown Airport yesterday morning after a cockpit door fell off a private small plane mid-flight.
Southerners got a dose of reality today after basking in summer-like weather at the weekend, with snow and heavy rain falling in parts of the South including Queenstown and Central Otago.
Emergency services were scrambled at Queenstown Airport this morning after a cockpit door fell off a private small plane mid-flight.
Queenstown police's submission on a proposed public alcohol ban includes 59 eye-opening photos of people the worse-for-wear, litter and general public drunkenness.
A Queenstown bouncer accused of forcibly restraining his girlfriend after she found him watching pornography on his cellphone is taking his case to the Court of Appeal.
A Canadian woman who felt "bullied" by a judge into pleading guilty has had her conviction quashed on appeal.
Queenstown businesses want tourists to pay for upgrades to the town.
Having someone to fight your corner in one of the country's most dynamic districts is mostly a numbers game - and Arrowtown is losing it.
Three experts will delve into various types of learning difficulties at two seminars in Queenstown Lakes District next month.
Only four protesters turned out for a "Ban 1080" hikoi in Queenstown on Saturday.
"Imagine 300 more cars every morning and night on that road." That prospect's been raised by Kingston Community Association chairman Athol Elliott over plans to build 950 new homes.
The government has confirmed $52 million in interest-free loans to enable housing developments in Queenstown.
A pioneering bungy company will launch its new thrill ride in Queenstown early next month.
Celebrating the start of summer with a day of hardcore public binge drinking could soon be outlawed in Queenstown.