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 Kirimoko subdivision in Wanaka looks set to expand, as the developers have applied to subdivide adjoining land into 32 sections.
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.
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.