The success of a rabbit control operation in Central Otago has been tagged as a "case study" in how landowners and councils can work together to control numbers.
Winemakers across Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes are toasting a National Party pledge to allow vineyards and cellar door wineries to charge for tastings.
The merger of two southern business advocacy groups poses an opportunity for Central Otago to join forces with the Wanaka and Queenstown chambers of commerce and potentially break ties.
Ongoing planning for the Covid-19 recovery in Central Otago needs to take a collaborative community approach and not be seen as being led by the council.
Roxburgh's business community is bracing for the economic fallout from the loss of ni-Vanuatu workers and backpackers for the coming fruit harvest, and jobs are on the line.
A Central Otago parish has decided to sell a historic church in Clyde on the open market despite attempts by a trust to buy it.
Fruitpickers could also have the the pick of the views around Clyde if a consent for a cherry packhouse and workers’ accommodation on the hillside above Lake Dunstan is granted.
Information looks set to be replaced with education at Alexandra’s former i-Site.
The Clyde Dam spillway has been putting on a modest show of late — as it opens to allow water to drain from Lake Dunstan — for two reasons: an outage and heavy rain upstream.
Covid-19 will create a seismic shift in production for Central Otago’s horticulture and viticulture industries this season.
It is a race against and around time.
The ghost stories are flowing as freely as the beer at one of New Zealand’s most famous pubs.
More than 20ha of land that was once part of Bendigo Station in Tarras is on the market.
The coronation of the 25th Alexandra Blossom Festival Senior Queen may not have happened this year had Covid-19 rained on her reign.
Burning election issues were cast aside in favour of conspiracies by some of the audience at a meet the candidates meeting in Cromwell on Tuesday night.
The Manuherikia River has been given a funding boost so the catchment can be cleaned up and the river’s future ensured.
A Canterbury man says Covid-19 put paid to his plans to buy St Bathans’ landmark Vulcan Hotel.
A deal gone awry means for the first time in 140 years St Bathans’ landmark Vulcan Hotel is closed, leaving its fabled ghost to wander the building alone.
Immortalised on canvas in Grahame Sydney’s work Top Nosh, the food caravan of the same name is up for sale.
The building of a new $3.4million ambulance hub in Cromwell is expected to start this month after a more than year-long fundraising effort.