New primary school enrolment zones have been proposed for Wanaka in preparation for the opening of Wanaka South School in 2020.
More than a dozen children and adults from Wanaka were taken out of their comfort zone to learn something a little different on Saturday - West African drumming and dancing.
An initiative at the Wanaka Pool is helping a group of people with learning disabilities brim with confidence.
A person has been safely rescued from Mount Aspiring National Park this afternoon after suffering a knee injury while canyoning and being unable to walk.
A bit of imagination and a whole lot of science have helped create a beer unique to the South Island.
A Haast man who died in a high-speed car crash at Moeraki Bridge on Wednesday was a former farmer turned whitebaiter.
The doors to the Wanaka Pool are swinging open close to 10,000 times a month, and that number is continuing to increase.
Some good fortune helped save a woman who severely broke her leg and ankle while tramping near Haast yesterday.
Has the Queenstown Lakes District Council provided enough information on the Queenstown Airport Corporation's proposed expansion of Wanaka Airport?
A female tramper is recovering in Dunedin Hospital after suffering a broken leg and ankle near Haast this afternoon.
The timeline of works for the Wanaka Lakefront Development Plan has been reviewed and a series of changes have been proposed, which the Wanaka Community Board will consider at its meeting tomorrow.
A major South Island highway should reopen tomorrow after last week's severe storm, but sections of it look set to be down to one lane through the Christmas and New Year period.
Neighbours of two proposed Wanaka developments have opposed the applications and will take their case to resource consent hearings next month.
The communities of Queenstown and Wanaka could become "real leaders" of sustainable change, organisers of a sustainability festival taking place around the district say.
Kea in the South Island will no longer be in danger from their own curiousity.
A huge haul of stolen building supplies was recovered by Wanaka police yesterday, and more are still to be found.
Technology has advanced farming practices beyond belief in recent years, but some, like Lake Hawea contractor John Osborne, prefer it the old-fashioned way.
The first stage of the Wanaka lakefront development plan began on Monday with construction to establish a 68-space car park opposite the Wanaka showgrounds in Mt Aspiring Rd.
The fight to save the Lumsden Maternity Centre’s birthing unit is not over yet.
The Kirimoko subdivision in Wanaka looks set to expand, as the developers have applied to subdivide adjoining land into 32 sections.