Plastic will end up in landfill if people do not shop more consciously, Queenstown and Central Otago councils are warning, ahead of changes to collections.
A mysterious temporary structure has been installed by a gaming console company on Queenstown’s waterfront.
A car was driven into Lake Wakatipu in Queenstown this afternoon.
A $4 million refurbishment of Queenstown Fire Station is complete and the firefighters are "ecstatic", the chief says.
Arrowtown School pupil Isabelle Mahoney has gained the top English score in University of Canterbury national examinations.
Campaigns to encourage men to seek mental health support appear to be paying off, with health officials saying plenty are coming forward in Queenstown.
Things are looking tentatively busy across Otago and Southland this Labour Weekend, as New Zealanders support local tourism.
Concern from a member of the public sparked a full-scale search for a paraglider near the Skyline Gondola in Queenstown yesterday.
A search for a paraglider at Skyline Enterprises in Queenstown has ended after it turned out it was a false alarm.
UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya has been holidaying in Queenstown.
Two new bridges and an underpass are part of a proposed cycle route to eventually connect Queenstown with Cromwell.
A teenager has been flown to Dunedin Hospital with critical injuries after a mountain bike incident.
Two cars have collided in Queenstown this morning, resulting in injuries.
Before Covid-19 struck, there was rarely a spare seat aboard TSS Earnslaw or on scenic flights out of Quenstown airport. But now things are a little different, Matthew Mckew finds out the benefits of exploring the Wakatipu Basin.
Expensive flights, visa issues and fluctuating lockdowns could offer a new opportunity for Queenstown as the international destination from within for young Kiwis.
A car ploughed into a power pole in Queenstown in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Queenstown police are hunting for clues after multiple reports of tampered vehicles in Shotover Country at the weekend.
Australian bands will take to the stage at Gibbston after Immigration New Zealand granted special travel exemptions.
Migrants uncertain of their future in New Zealand lined up for advice from immigration experts at the Queenstown Memorial Centre yesterday.
A huge redevelopment plan for Frankton that could cost ratepayers $83 million will go before Queenstown Lakes district councillors for approval.