Dunedin-based Australian runner Margie Campbell won the women's title at the Queenstown International Marathon on Saturday.
Nine Wakatipu Rugby Club players received the loudest cheer of the day at the Queenstown International Marathon as they crossed the line in their Speedos.
Nine Wakatipu Rugby Club players received the loudest cheer of the day at the Queenstown International Marathon as they crossed the line in their speedos.
Dunedin runner Margie Campbell was the quickest female, finishing in 2:55.03, ahead of fellow Dunedinite Sonya Cameron, 3:10.31.
Queenstown Police have charged a 27-year-old local man over an alleged vicious assault which left the victim needing surgery for a fractured eye socket.
A commercial pilot who failed to de-ice the wings of a light aircraft which crashed at Queenstown Airport has had an appeal dismissed.
A young girl who fell from a Queenstown hotel balcony on Saturday afternoon has been flown to Christchurch Hospital in a moderate to serious condition.
A young girl has sustained serious injuries in a fall from a hotel balcony in Queenstown this afternoon.
The taxman raided three high-risk hospitality businesses in Queenstown and made unannounced visits to six others, targeting unrecorded wages and cash sales.
A manual recount for the sixth Wakatipu ward seat around the Queenstown Lakes District Council table will be held next Wednesday.
A recount of the election for the Queenstown-Wakatipu ward seat of will be held this coming Wednesday, after a district court judge gave the go-ahead.
A large area of Queenstown Hill can now be sold for a medium-density development, after a zoning appeal by neighbours was dropped.
Jim Boult will serve a second term as Queenstown's mayor, after a challenging campaign against the backdrop of public unrest over growth.
"I've been asking everyone `how do you half open a bottle of Champagne?'," says Queenstown Lakes District council candidate Glyn Lewers.
With just special votes left to count the tightest local body election in the South has got even tighter and now only two votes separate two Queenstown men vying for the final spot on the Lakes district council.
Jim Boult has been re-elected as Queenstown Lakes District mayor with 5,535 of 10,320 votes cast, based on provisional results.
A Queenstown man killed in a crash on Thursday night has been described by his boss as a "hard charger" with a "wicked sense of humour".
Queenstown's main swimming pool will now be closed for six months for repair work, rather than three.