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.
Close to 100 homes are on the way for Wanaka.
The chance to own a house at an affordable price in the country's most expensive district is alluring to young Wanaka couples.
The ballot has opened for the first 10 Kiwibuild homes in Wanaka, which are expected to be ready by Christmas.
Para Alpine skier Adam Hall was named athlete of the year at the Snow Sports New Zealand annual awards night at the Lake Wanaka Centre on Saturday.
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.