The end is finally in sight for developers behind the $20million Frankton marina - almost a decade after planning began.
A woman who crashed her car and damaged two vehicles in Arrowtown has been charged with careless driving.
Residents across the Queenstown Lakes and Central Otago areas rejoiced yesterday, as power was restored to properties affected by a chaotic storm.
Another drone has been spotted flying within the restricted zone around Queenstown Airport after a spate of incidents last month.
Only a few properties are still without power after an extreme storm caused chaos in the Queenstown Lakes and Central Otago areas on Wednesday.
Aurora Energy has brought in a back-up generator to power Glenorchy homes and businesses as it works to repair "extensive" damage caused by yesterday's strong winds.
Eager surfers made the most of severe weather conditions in Queenstown yesterday as furious gusts of wind created rideable waves on Lake Wakatipu.
Environmental campaigners have poured cold water on claims by developers planning a 380-room hotel that the project would not further degrade nearby Mill Creek and Lake Hayes.
A Queenstown developer is planning a major commercial and residential subdivision - partially on land the courts have determined should be earmarked for airport expansion.
Developers planning a controversial 380-room hotel complex near Arrowtown claim rewards of the project justify risks to water quality in nearby Mill Creek and Lake Hayes.
Queenstown residents and newcomers have been warned about online housing rental scams after social media reports about fishy landlords.
The Queenstown Lakes District Council has been hit with a $24,000 fine for discharging sewage and polluting Lake Wakatipu.
A Queenstown delivery driver in the back of a milk truck got a shock when a drunk man allegedly got behind the wheel and took it for a very short spin.
A construction company fined $25,500 for stormwater contamination of the Clutha River at Wanaka has claimed the main cause of the alleged discharge was "systemic design issues''.
Several people have been charged with drink-driving and a tourist charged with assault after incidents in Queenstown over the weekend.
The Queenstown Lakes District Council has been fined $24,225 for discharging wastewater from sewage pipes into Lake Wakatipu in 2017.