This weekend a Wanaka artist will complete his "life's work" promoting awareness of climate change and the need to reconnect with nature, when he creates the last of 12 sculptures he has made.
Cardrona Alpine Resort has had to reveal its expansion plans on its website in order to stop "the gossip" around town, Cardrona general manager Bridget Legnavsky says.
Warbirds Over Wanaka have dropped a "bombshell" with the announcement that a Mosquito fighter bomber model aircraft will drop a replica bomb at the international airshow at Easter next year.
Daily monitoring of the Lake Wanaka Marina grebe nests has paid off with a sighting of the first egg this breeding season.
Otago Regional Council staff have recommended an application to discharge wastewater for 35 years into Lake Wakatipu be declined.
Otago Regional Council has recommended a consent application to discharge wastewater overflows into some of New Zealand's most scenic lakes and rivers be declined.
A Wanaka detective who recently celebrated 21 years in the New Zealand Police force says Wanaka has the same issues as any other New Zealand town, except that it suffers from being so far away from...
The signs are positive that the first egg of the grebe breeding season at Lake Wanaka marina will appear on a nest early next week, following a tragic and late start to the season.
Roys Peak track was closed for lambing yesterday and the car park was empty for the first time this year, but how soon before hikers ignore the signs and park on the side of the road?
Drivers transporting a collection of vintage Caterpillar earthmoving machinery on 12 trucks described their road trip from a South Canterbury farm to Wanaka yesterday morning as a "dream run''.
The population of the world's rarest kiwi officially increased by one on Friday morning following the hatching of the first rowi kiwi egg this breeding season at the West Coast Wildlife Centre.
Warbirds over Wanaka has announced there will be an opportunity to fly in two more World War 2 aircraft at the international airshow next year.
The Queenstown Lakes District council will receive a recommendation from the outgoing Wanaka Community Board that it consult more and give the next board more support and integration within council.
Five households and businesses in Alexandra have been invited by Spark NZ to experience high-speed wireless broadband delivered by 5G for the first time in New Zealand.
A recent comment made by QLDC's lead planner about the ''strategic direction'' of the district has set off alarm bells for a prominent critic of development outside residential zoned areas.
Wanaka’s Treble Cone skifield is well known for being the largest in the South Island, for having challenging steep runs and off-piste terrain, and for being the gateway to backcountry ski touring.
Nine feral cats, ten possums and two hedgehogs have been caught in the first 20 days of a trial of a satellite live capture trap monitoring system.
Organising a closing party for staff, families and "diehard TC fans" is the goal for Treble Cone management following one of the worst openings to its ski season in recent years.