A Queenstown rafting guide who died yesterday has been named locally as Keith 'Chief' Haare.
Wye Creek and the Remarkables soar above the Queenstown suburb of Kelvin Heights after Thursday’s snow.
Staff at Queenstown’s Kiwi Birdlife Park hope to relocate the park’s six kiwi to a new facility before their breeding season begins in August.
A distinguished New Zealand artist has welcomed news Queenstown Lakes District Council has commissioned a cultural masterplan for the resort, paid for by local philanthropists.
Work to reinstate a stretch of Rees Valley Rd washed away in heavy rain in January should begin in two weeks.
A Queenstown man who died during a whitewater rafting trip on the Shotover River yesterday was one of his company’s most senior and experienced guides.
A Queenstown man who died during a white water rafting trip on the Shotover River this morning was one of his company's most senior and experienced guides.
The first significant snowfall of the year has coated the mountains of the Queenstown Lakes District over the past two days.
Queenstown's other ride-sharing company says it is not fazed by the arrival of international giant Uber in May.
Another Wakatipu property has been listed with a stratospheric price tag.
A greater focus on glass recycling and organic waste is the feature of a proposed waste management and minimisation plan that will go out for public consultation this week.
Last week, The South Today reported that two Queenstown business managers were concerned about hiring New Zealand workers.
Residents at the Frankton Camp have been given another 12 months to find alternative accommodation after the Queenstown Lakes District Council extended the camp's lease.
Queenstown police dealt with disorderly behaviour, arrests and assaults on St Patrick's Day or the early hours after.
Queenstown Primary School raised almost $40,000 at its annual fair on Saturday.
A cooling system at Lakes District Hospital is due to be operational by the end of this year.
An appeal has been lodged by the company proposing a $45 million hotel near Queenstown’s CBD after commissioners refused to grant consent last month.
Ride-sharing company Uber will expand into Otago in the coming months.
Two vehicles stolen last week in Queenstown have been recovered in the area at the weekend.
Police are investigating three alleged assaults and have made two arrests after St Patrick's Day celebrations in Queenstown.