An upgrade of the one-lane Albert Town Bridge over the Clutha River is unlikely to happen soon, despite an increasing amount of commuter traffic from Hawea causing frustrating congestion issues for...
The Upper Clutha community has voiced its frustration about the lack of funding in the Queenstown Lakes District Council's draft 10-year plan for the development of a cycle and walkway network in...
The mixed doubles curling tournament at this year's Winter Games will be the first event in the southern hemisphere ever to be part of the World Curling Tour.
The installation of a roundabout at the intersection of State Highways 6 and 84 just outside Wanaka is not a priority, the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) says.
Big changes are on the cards for Mount Aspiring College, as the plan for its $13million redevelopment begins to take shape.
After 30 years in the police force and 17 based in Wanaka, Sergeant Aaron Nicholson has decided to call it a day.
A hearing panel of independent commissioners has recommended the Queenstown Lakes District Council reject a proposal to rezone Glendhu Station from a rural zone to a special zone.
A modern commercial development has been proposed to replace Wanaka's former police station on Helwick St.
Wanaka’s "soulful electronica" duo Arma Del Amor are set to tour New Zealand this winter. Sean Nugent sits down with one half of the group, vocalist Martine Harding, to discuss the band’s journey so far and what's next.
The rescue of a paddleboarder, who had to be revived after her ankle leash wrapped around a buoy on the Clutha River on Wednesday afternoon, was a difficult task for emergency service crews.
The 2019 Hawea Cavalcade will be launched by the event’s organising committee on the evening of May 11 at the Hawea Community Centre.
The plan to renovate and expand the Upper Clutha Rugby Football Club clubrooms at the Wanaka A&P showgrounds has received a boost after being granted resource consent.
A panel of independent commissioners has recommended the case for Wanaka's Sticky Forest to be rezoned for residential development be rejected.
Three Wanaka poets are taking their talents on a tour to some of their favourite South Island locations.
More residential homes are proposed for the area between Cardrona Valley Rd and Ballantyne Rd in Wanaka.
Less than a month before Jackson Aitchison’s death, fellow Luggate resident Jane O’Brien flipped her car on a gravel section of the road.
The Hawea Community Association plans to install a portable toilet on the Isthmus Peak walking track soon, as visitor numbers increase.
Some quick-thinking and initiative has resulted in the establishment of Wanaka's second U3A.
Two Otago mayors are leading the charge to tackle freedom camping issues in New Zealand.
Local residents are pleased flashing ``advanced warning signs'' are going to be installed at the intersection of Ballantyne and Riverbank Rds, and hope it will reduce the number of incidents there.