The Ruby swim event was held in Wanaka in picturesque conditions on Saturday morning, and saw hundreds of competitors of all ages take part.
Otago firefighters are on guard during the heatwave that has swept across Otago, as temperatures possibly exceeding 35degC could spark another series of blazes...
The water flowing from Wanaka’s community spring in Lakeside Rd is safe to drink, matching the quality of Lake Wanaka’s water.
The Wanaka A&P Show has announced its ticketing system for the 2018 show has gone online.
As with every multisport endurance race, blood, sweat and tears are expected tomorrow, when the annual Big Easy mountain events are raced.
A record number of swimmers will compete in the fourth annual The Ruby swim event tomorrow, in what are expected to be favourable conditions.
Holes on the shoreline of Lake Wanaka at Bremner Bay are the result of natural subsidence because of low lake levels, Land Information New Zealand (Linz) says.
A water pressure issue in Wanaka's Heaton Park discovered during the Mt Alpha fire earlier this month, is believed to have been resolved.
South Islanders will finally get to see F-16 Fighting Falcons flying overhead, when a US Air Force demonstration team drops in Warbirds Over Wanaka at Easter.
Around 350 competitors from across the globe have congregated in Wanaka this weekend to compete in the fourth edition of the Red Bull Defiance.
If Wanaka was not already packed to the brim with tourists, it soon might be, after the town was featured in American fashion magazine Vogue.
Nearly 100 people have provided feedback on draft development plans for Lake Wanaka’s Eely Point.
Wanaka employers have struggled to find staff this summer due to the price and lack of rental accommodation and the ever-increasing cost of living.
Wanaka finally received more than 2mm of rain yesterday for the first time in more than a month.
An essay-writing initiative run by Wanaka police over the New Year period has received positive feedback from parents, and is likely to be used again.
There was a record turnout at the fourth annual Cardrona Mega Avalanche downhill mountain bike race on Sunday as 96 riders of all ages descended the mountain at breakneck speed.
Another hotspot has reignited on Mt Alpha in Wanaka this afternoon.
A small hot spot remaining from the January 3 Mt Alpha fire reignited about 2.30pm on Saturday, after temperatures rose to more than 25degC.
A small ground fire reignited around 2.30pm this afternoon on Mt Alpha, after another hot dry day in Wanaka.
A unique sailing camp has been held on the waters of Lake Wanaka this week, attracting high-profile coaches and children from around the country and abroad.