Organisers are expecting this year's MindJam to be frightfully fun, with everything from Frankenstein to farming up for discussion.
Queenstown's average weekly rent has hit a record, and is now higher than the entire take-home pay for someone earning the minimum wage.
A woman has been taken to Lakes District Hospital with serious injuries after reportedly being hit by a car in central Queenstown.
The efforts of 13 Glenorchy women who added their names to a petition that earned New Zealand women the right to vote were recognised at a ceremony yesterday.
More than 150 people have had their say on a plan to future-proof Frankton over the next three decades.
A top Queenstown chef’s preparing to whip up locally-inspired cuisine as part of a star-studded event to raise money for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand.
Queenstown's affordable rental accommodation squeeze is taking its toll on one of the resort’s biggest employers.
A slippery slope, or mercy for those in unbearable pain?
A top doctor’s broken ranks to criticise the district health board for exaggerating Queenstown’s drinking problem.
Things were blooming marvellous in Arrowtown yesterday as the town prepared for its annual flower show.
Geotech testing will be completed on a piece of council-owned land possibly pegged for an affordable housing development in Arrowtown.
More than $28 million is being sought from Queenstown mayor Jim Boult and former Stonewood Homes managing director Brent Mettrick over the collapse of the company and amid allegations of reckless trading.
She started out designing clothes for her sister's Barbie dolls in Zimbabwe, now an Invercargill designer is showing off her skills on the small screen.
About 30 Queenstown people braved the cold and took the plunge to raise awareness of mental health yesterday.
A filipino couple found the perfect way to celebrate the end of Winter Pride, tying the knot on the final full day of a festival that has turned Queenstown into a haven of love and inclusion.
Queenstown's council boss is getting a pay bump. Queenstown Lakes District Council councillors yesterday voted to give chief executive Mike Theelen a 3.6 % pay rise, taking his annual salary to $348,000.
A Queenstown street described as "party central" has been the location of more noise complaints than any other and one resident says houses rented on Airbnb are to blame.
Broadcaster Matty McLean can’t quite believe a high school is holding its own Pride Week. That it’s his old high school has the openly-gay TV personality beaming from ear to ear.
New Zealand's Treasury boss has cast doubt on the impact of surveys showing falling business confidence, saying the economy is in good shape.
Pupils stand by as a Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopter prepares to unleash sweets on the grounds of Wakatipu High School in Frankton yesterday.