A Queenstown computer consultant has managed to exact revenge on a would-be scammer, hijacking his computer system, wreaking havoc and collecting data plans to pass on to Spark and other providers.
No decision has been made whether Fire Emergency New Zealand (Fenz) will seek cost recovery following a fire at an exclusive subdivision near Arrowtown on Tuesday morning.
A grass fire which destroyed between 2ha and 3ha of land near Lake Hayes and came within metres of properties may have been started by a lawn mower.
It seems a bit strange to be talking about a winter festival in the middle of summer, but for Sciwi (Scottish-Kiwi) Rae Baker, the Queenstown Winter Festival’s new director, next winter is all she’s been talking about.
For Caroline Walak, like Dorothy, there really is no place like home.
Queenstown Airport marked another milestone yesterday morning, welcoming its two millionth passenger in a calendar year for the first time.
Queenstown welcomed its two millionth passenger to the resort for the year this morning, marking the first time it has hit the milestone in a calendar year.
A boil water notice for Glenorchy remains in place after E. coli was detected in the town's water supply last week.
Tourism heavyweight Skyline Enterprises has unveiled concept plans for a $26 million redevelopment of an almost 30-year-old building in Queenstown's CBD.
A lease granted by the previous Queenstown Lakes District Council to the Frankton Zoological Gardens has been halved by the present council.
A council planner who recommended consent be declined for a new church at Frankton changed his mind at a resource consent hearing yesterday.
An expression of interest to extend a Special Housing Area at Arthurs Point has been approved by the Queenstown Lakes District Council.
A day after the Glenorchy community vociferously opposed the chlorination of its water supply this summer, a boil-water notice was put in place.
The final full Queenstown Lakes District Council meeting for the year was arguably one of the most important meetings in decades.
A woman was escorted from QLDC chambers after a dramatic performance that involved singing an Ed Sheeran song and tipping a bottle of water on the floor.
Direct flights between New Zealand's capital and its adventure capital will be resumed by Jetstar next year.
Sustainable Glenorchy says chlorinating the district's water supply this summer is ''overkill''.
For almost 30 years, consecutive Queenstown Lakes district councils have been looking for a "one-office" solution to house staff in the Queenstown CBD.
The QLDC will be asked to include $41.5 million of funding for a new council building and a library space in next year's draft long-term plan at a meeting later this week.
A Central Lakes man who saw red when he discovered a text between a friend and his wife, declaring their undying love for each other, has been discharged without conviction on charges of...