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.
For one Wanaka couple, smaller is better.
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.
Organisers of the New Zealand Mountain Festival are hailing this year’s festival as the best ever.
While the Queenstown Lakes District Council and the Government focus on fixing Queenstown’s housing issues, Upper Clutha has not been forgotten about, deputy mayor Calum MacLeod says.
Another Wanaka sports club is looking at ways it can cope with an ever-increasing membership.
A group of Chinese tourists huddled together to keep warm while waiting for emergency services who feared the worst after being called out after a bus rolled on the Haast Pass.
Emergency services feared the worst after being called to a rolled bus the Haast Pass last night.
A new alpine village planned for the Cardrona Valley will have a strong visitor accommodation element which will feed a residential heart, the man behind the plan says.
Work is set to start on planning the full sealing of Ballantyne Rd in Wanaka but no physical work will start until at least next year.
Small changes made to the design of a proposed three-storey lakefront hotel in Wanaka will help it blend in to the surrounding environment, a resource consent planner says.