There is little or no room at the inn at some Central Otago camping grounds this weekend but others still have space.
High Covid-19 vaccination rates reported in the Queenstown Lakes district are based on population data that might not include all newcomers.
One Otago renewable energy project is helping to make the transition to a low-emissions future possible.
Residents of Queenstown’s ‘‘Old Frankton’’ subdivision who have been complaining about the stench of raw sewage for about three years are at last being listened to.
Six Central Otago dairy farms will be sold for $61.4 million to an NZX-listed corporate farming company.
Queenstown accommodation providers have had their hopes of a ‘‘shot in the arm’’ before Christmas dashed after another major event was postponed until next year.
Otago Fish & Game has come out firing after the sentencing of a duck-shooter who accidentally shot and injured two women.
In years to come, Waitaki school pupils will be able to look back and say they helped make the Waitaki Event Centre a reality.
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Two people have died and three are injured after a crash near Waihola in South Otago.
A new Covid-19 level system that could lead to restrictions easing in the South Island before the rest of the country has drawn cautious optimism.
A review into Southland District Council’s contract management has deemed its processes inadequate and too informal.
The Southland District Council ended the last financial year in a much better position than expected, a report stated.
High note falls flat. That sums up how Oamaru band The Pills feel after the Smokefreerockquest national final was cancelled at the beginning of the month.
It's been 40 years since the first grapes were planted in the Gibbston valley. Phillip Chandler spoke to the man who started it all, Alan Brady, and Cass Marrett spoke to Valli winemaker Jen Parr about what the next 40 years might bring.
GPs and pharmacists will join the push to reach the 6000 West Coast residents who have still not had a single Covid vaccine.
All three West Coast mayors are now fully vaccinated against Covid 19 and are urging their communities to follow suit.