Nasa will not be returning to Wanaka for another balloon launch in 2018 but hopes to have a mission based at the airport in 2019.
The Luggate community is hoping to breathe new life into the area surrounding the township’s historic Red Bridge.
One of the groups that criticised the sale of Hunter Valley Station to an American television presenter has hinted at the possibility of legal action.
Some of Wanaka's most photogenic lakeside trees could face the chop after two mature poplars were found to be rotting.
A full structural assessment will be carried out on a group of poplar trees in Wanaka after two near a playground and walking area were toppled by high winds.
A World War 2 era aircraft which suffered significant damage after crashing during landing at Wanaka Airport last year is finally back in the sky, after being grounded for 18 months.
Upper Clutha residents have been asked for their thoughts on a proposal to build a swing bridge for walkers and cyclists across the Clutha River.
A Wanaka couple have been given the go-ahead to create 23 residential sections on the edge of the town.
Queenstown Lakes Mayor Jim Boult is calling on Upper Clutha constituents to get involved in the democratic process.
Two skiers are being praised for choosing to stay put in a makeshift snow cave near Wanaka while they waited to be rescued.
Mediation is continuing between a group of Tarras farmers and the Otago Regional Council over the use of the Lindis River.
Wild weather brought snow to the Lindis Pass and surface flooding to parts of the Upper Clutha and North Otago yesterday, with more expected for the South Island later this week.
It is not obvious from the trailer, but Lake Hawea will star alongside Hollywood A-listers Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon in a new Disney film.
The trailer for Disney's new film featuring some notable South Island landmarks, including Lake Hawea, has been released.