The manager of Hunter Valley Station has hit back at claims access to his land is made deliberately difficult, and says anyone is welcome to visit, provided they "meet all the criteria".
Proposed amendments to the Queenstown Lakes District Council's navigation safety bylaw could make jet-boats a rare sight on the Clutha River near Albert Town.
A motorist is injured after a crash on the Crown Range Rd this morning.
Matt Lauer should look at the level of public access fellow foreign landowner Mutt Lange is providing and ''take a leaf out of that book'', the Walking Access Commission says.
The family of Matt Wallis are ''incredibly'' relieved, police say, after his body was found within helicopter wreckage at the bottom of Lake Wanaka late on Monday night.
The body of pilot Matt Wallis has been found inside the wreckage of his helicopter in Lake Wanaka, after a combined effort by police, navy and the coastguard.
A "devastated" Sir Tim Wallis was this afternoon heading to the spot on Lake Wanaka where his son is believed to have died in a helicopter crash.
The Royal New Zealand Navy has been called in to help with the search for missing helicopter pilot Matthew Wallis.
The NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) has put up signs this week at a popular car-selling spot on the road verge of State Highway 6 in Wanaka informing the public they can no longer do so.
Upgrading facilities at the Albert Town camping ground would be too expensive and cause it to lose its charm, according to its operator, after complaints from residents about campers bathing and washing clothes in the Clutha.
The floor surface of Wanaka's popular recreation centre looks set to remain as is, despite some believing it to be the cause of scores of injuries.
Wanaka's Cinema Paradiso seems set to get a facelift before another busy summer.
A new community hall looks to be on the way for Luggate, to replace the building that was closed last year after being deemed an earthquake risk.
Expansion is on the cards for Te Kakano Aotearoa Trust's community plant nursery near Waterfall Creek in Wanaka.
A partnership between Wanaka trust Kahu Youth and ski fields Cardrona and Snow Farm has given some young people the opportunity to enjoy a day on the slopes without taking a financial hit.
She may have been the lone Croatian in Wanaka - and suffering from a cold - but Bozenka Raich was still celebrating her country's remarkable come-from-behind victory against England yesterday to...
Consent has been granted by the Queenstown Lakes District Council for another New World supermarket in Wanaka, and plans for more in the ski resort have not been ruled out.
Consultation on the Wanaka master plan is likely to be a long process, but Queenstown Lakes District councillor Calum MacLeod believes the end result will be worth it.
Cardrona's long wait for an upgraded wastewater system may finally be over, after the Queenstown Lakes District Council allocated $3m to the project over the next two years in its long-term plan.
A $24 million hot-pool and accommodation complex is being proposed for Cardrona village, and it is hoped construction can start within two years.