A skydiving company in Queenstown has sacked a member of staff after an alcohol-related incident.
Police carried out a drugs bust in Queenstown yesterday morning, arresting a man and a woman.
It is nothing but "pure selfishness" to cycle jumps, rocks and drops during lockdown, the Queenstown Mountain Bike Club says.
The owners of a casino in Queenstown have announced 200 job losses across New Zealand.
They normally stand ready to knock the socks off of any thrill-seeker on Shotover River, but KJet Queenstown crews are now only on stand-by for rescues.
Tougher measures may be needed to deal with those breaching lockdown rules, Queenstown Lakes Mayor Jim Boult says, after people were caught jumping off Albert Town Bridge yesterday.
A large group of people were spotted jumping off Albert Town Bridge today, despite the Level 4 lockdown being in place, and have garnered the disapproval of the local council.
Hotels in Queenstown could remain shut until the end of the year and the industry could employ half the people it once did, an owner has suggested.
A birthday spent in lockdown was made somewhat better when a Queenstown community sang to one 17-year-old.
A hostel in Queenstown has implemented stricter lockdown measures after police were called to reports of a large party in a park on Sunday.
A solo hiker had the shock of a lifetime when he returned from a five-day tramp to find New Zealand in lockdown.
Hotels in Queenstown may be needed for makeshift hospital wards should an outbreak of Covid-19 become widespread, a doctor warns.
An urgent review of essential skills work visas is needed to protect local Kiwis from job losses, Queenstown’s mayor says.
Tenants have sought reduced rents in Queenstown as Covid-19 hits wages.
A tour group of New Zealanders have been left stranded at an airport in Italy after being told they cannot travel through Australia because of Covid-19 restrictions.
A tour group of New Zealanders have been left stranded at an airport in Italy after being told they cannot travel through Australia because of Covid-19 travel restrictions.
A Dunedin couple left $11,000 out of pocket thanks to Covid-19 travel bans has urged people to check their travel insurance.
A basketball-mad Dunedin resident has been left disappointed after the whistle was blown on the sport in the US amid Covid-19 fears.
Overseas students have been told they must be in a position to begin their studies at the University of Otago by the end of the month, or defer.
Security experts from across New Zealand and overseas met recently in Dunedin to discuss future threats to the country, in the wake of last year’s Christchurch terror attack.