A slip road for a hazardous Queenstown intersection still does not have funding approval and it could be the end of the year before the upgrade is complete, if at all.
Christy Prior and Queenstown snowboarder Tiarn Collins (centre) with coaches Sean Thompson (left) and Mitchell Brown celebrate Collins' snowboarding bronze medal in the slopestyle World Cup at...
A top New Zealand parachuting safety expert says it is standard practice around the world for tandem skydivers to separate when they make an emergency landing in water.
Queenstown's harbourmaster says the body of a missing skydiver may never surface naturally from Lake Wakatipu and police say any recovery will be complex.
A missing skydiver believed to have died in Queenstown's Lake Wakatipu was from the US, police have confirmed.
Queenstown Lakes District Council has been inundated by visitor accommodation paperwork as property owners scramble to get sign-off before proposed rule changes take effect.
Queenstown's historic single-lane bridge at Kawarau Falls is now closed to traffic, after serving the resort for more than 90 years.
Queenstown fisherman and hunter Mark Salmons was "in his element'' at the moment he died, said his wife, Sharon, at his funeral yesterday.
Paul Taylor looks for Kiwi ingenuity and asks Henry Wadworth-Watts about designing world class aluminium jet-boats in his Queenstown workshop for niche kitset markets.
People who dob in poor or dangerous drivers are helping make roads safer, Central Otago’s top road-policing officer says.
An innovative Queenstown company has won an Academy Award for its helicopter camera mount.
Queenstown firefighters are going door-to-door to warn about fires and fireworks as a total fire ban is put in place in the town.
The Lake Wakatipu shore at Sugar Lane, in Frankton, is almost unrecognisable from just a month ago after trees were cleared and ground preparation work done for the new $20million Queenstown Marina.
Volunteers from conservation campaigners Sea Shepherd have taken it upon themselves to keep Queenstown Bay tidy.
A motorcyclist was seriously injured after being thrown about 40m from his bike in Fernhill Rd, Queenstown, last night.
Step aside "dear old Kawarau bridge" and make way for the new $22 million curved replacement.
A tourist lost control of a scooter just moments after hiring it, crashing right outside the rental business on Queenstown's busiest street.
A Queenstown rescue team leader says rescuers are being put at risk because people go into the resort’s mountains and hills unprepared for the hazardous terrain and weather.
An "unprepared" Italian walker has been rescued from the Remarkables by helicopter after getting lost, prompting a warning to all from rescuers.
Residents and a neighbouring business are unhappy about the potential impact of a planned $45million hotel in Queenstown.