The Accident Compensation Corporation has paid out $46 million for injuries to people who hit the South Island’s ski slopes in the past five years.
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.
"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.
Celebrating the start of summer with a day of hardcore public binge drinking could soon be outlawed in Queenstown.
Regional Tourism New Zealand (RTNZ) has called out the Government on its tourism levy proposal, saying it is too little, too thinly spread.
Queenstown is trapped in a "vicious cycle" of unaffordability, the chairman of its mayoral housing task force says, as a group of house-hunters launches a scheme to cut costs.
A decade after his death, high country musterer Dave Osmers' evocative photos are being shared with the world.
Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) is pushing ahead with its controversial early harvest and revegetation of Coronet Forest.
Wakatipu Plunket hosted a Nelson Mandela International Day on Sunday, organised by Lakes District Multicultural Council (LDMC). Labour MP Priyanca Radhakrishnan attended.
Inspired by helicopter hero Sir Richard Hayes, an Arrowtown man has graduated from the Royal New Zealand Air Force wings course with a rare honour.
Queenstown residents awoke to major headaches at the weekend, with hundreds of householders going without electricity for more than eight hours following a car crash.