The fish came to the party as anglers celebrated 50 years of the Luggate Fishing Tournament at the weekend.
As Luggate’s local fishing enthusiasts prepare for the local tournament of the year, Wanaka reporter Sean Nugent sits down with a man who has been caught up in the hobby since he was a nipper.
Olympic heroes Zoi Sadowski-Synnott, Nico Porteous and Adam Hall are heavy favourites to take the top honours at tonight’s Snow Sports New Zealand annual awards ceremony.
Poor weather and flight practices have been determined to be the causes of a fatal plane crash near the north branch of the Motatapu River in 2015.
A roundabout connecting State Highway 84 and the Three Parks subdivision in Wanaka is on the way, but it will not include an underpass for pedestrians and cyclists.
A proposed amendment to QLDC's navigation safety bylaw, which would see heavy restrictions placed on jet-boats using the Clutha River near Albert Town, is likely to be adopted at a hearing in Wanaka.
Submissions are open on a resource consent application for a central Wanaka property to increase its number of visitor accommodation nights.
The first 10 owners of more than 200 new "affordable" homes to be built in Wanaka are expected to move in before Christmas.
She may have just turned 100, but Jean Hudson is still as independent as ever.
Wanaka turned into a scene resembling the middle of Hanoi on Saturday as more than 60 mopeds, scooters and 50cc motorcycles zoomed around the town for the seventh annual Upper Clutha...
A Lake Hawea man has called upon the Wanaka Community Board and the Queenstown Lakes District Council to petition central government over the Special Housing Act (SHA) legislation.
First-home buyers in Wanaka rejoice - 'affordable' homes are on their way.
Fundraising for the Wanaka Community House received a strong boost last week and plans are in place to secure the money needed for the facility to be debt-free.
The planning process for a new $4million community centre in Luggate will get under way next month with the hope it can open by the start of 2021.
It has been years in the making, but Phoebe Young is to finally take the first step towards her Olympic dream.
The popular Roys Peak walking track is set to close for lambing from Monday and will remain shut for more than a month.
The third and final stage of the Wanaka Skate Park could be built next year, a move which would increase the size of the busy park by a third.
A woman was trapped but uninjured after the car she was driving left Domain Rd in Hawea Flat and hit a tree.
Construction of the Wanaka Watersports Facility will begin in November, it has been confirmed.
Treble Cone has decided to stick to its plan of closing tomorrow, despite there being plenty of snow on the mountain.