The race to fill the vacant seat on the Queenstown Lakes District Council is heating up, a fourth candidate having put his name forward.
New Zealand Music Hall of Fame inductee Moana Maniapoto (centre) performs with some of the 150 aspiring musicians who attended the Yami Sounz Summit Sunday night showcase at the Lake Wanaka...
A new custom-designed fire appliance will be a great asset for the Makarora community, the town’s fire chief says.
A price increase has not slowed demand for a place on some of the South's Great Walks, as bookings are snapped up faster than last year.
Wanaka and the rest of the Upper Clutha will be included in a proposal for 3900 new sections in the Queenstown Lakes district, but there are no immediate plans for the area.
A Wanaka retailer says the popularity of a free Wi-Fi zone outside his store is affecting business and is potentially dangerous for pedestrians using the footpath.
A third candidate has put up his hand for the vacant Wanaka ward seat on the Queenstown Lakes District Council.
Five weeks of hearings on parts of the Queenstown Lakes District Council proposed district plan began at Lake Hawea yesterday.
Voters in the Upper Clutha will have the choice of who will fill the vacant Queenstown Lakes District Council Wanaka ward seat now community board deputy chairman Quentin Smith has announced...
If you are a fan of Chinese fantasy television you might have been starstruck walking along the shore of Lake Wanaka yesterday.
Opening on Good Friday is unlikely to be legal for most businesses in the near future, despite a growing acceptance of Easter Sunday trading.
Wanaka will continue to play a key role in Nasa's super pressure balloon programme, despite this year's mission being terminated early because of a suspected leak.
Wanaka has the opportunity to prepare for the future and avoid the issues which plague its bigger neighbour.
A suspected leak means Nasa's stadium-sized super pressure balloon will be brought back down to earth well short of its planned 100 day journey.
Preparations for fast-food pizza giant Domino's store in Wanaka are under way and the company hopes to be open for winter.
After years of planning and consultation, the Wanaka Yacht Club is ready to start work on a new million-dollar home on the shores of Lake Wanaka.
The Wanaka Yacht Club has released plans for a million-dollar upgrade to its facility to cater for a rapidly growing membership.