Shocking footage of a driver repeatedly crossing the centre line on the country's highest main road has been posted online.
Police are asking for sightings of a serial masturbator in the resort to be reported immediately.
Railway preservationist, locomotive engineer and long-time St John supporter Russell Glendinning, of Kingston, has died after an illness. He was 79.
One of the directors of Patagonia Chocolates has been ordered to pay $1250 to two victims of a car crash she caused last year near Arrowtown.
A Wanaka couple who used an altered Brazilian driver's licence to circumvent the NZ Transport Agency's licensing system in 2014 were yesterday unsuccessful in their bids to be discharged without...
A Queenstown tourism company has opened its $20million development in South Korea, just 15 months after construction began.
Contractors working on the new Kawarau Falls bridge near Queenstown have begun fitting the steel girders that will support its road deck.
Seventeen-year-old Queenstown snowboarder Finn Duffy has won a Freeride Junior Tour competition staged at the Austrian resort of Montafon on Sunday.
A Queenstown man will appear in court today on drugs charges after police found cocaine and methamphetamine in his vehicle on Saturday.
No-one was seriously injured after a rental car crashed into the side of a caravan being towed near the Red Bridge in Luggate yesterday.
Anju Okajima (4, with pink belt) follows Issei Muta (6) and Towa Miyoshi (4) during the Bon dance, part of the second annual Natsu Matsuri Japanese Summer Festival in Queenstown on Saturday.
A Wanaka landowner has been fined $20,000 and ordered to carry out about $100,000 of replanting after admitting illegally clearing indigenous vegetation last year.
The Otago Daily Times will continue its six-day delivery service to rural subscribers after New Zealand Post cuts back to a five-day service.
Dunedin's healthy economy means many Cadbury factory workers will be able to find new jobs in the city, Prime Minister Bill English says.
Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling are jumping for joy in southern paradise as they make the most of their time in Otago.
Queenstown was the real star of the show when Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull and "baby whisperer" wife Lucy touched down at the resort's airport this morning.
Contractors load pre-feed bait into helicopters at Cameron Flat near Makarora yesterday as part of the Department of Conservation 1080 pest control operation in the Makarora Valley.
While the long-awaited two-lane Kawarau Falls Bridge is expected to be open by Christmas, it could be more than five years before State Highway 6 has four lanes.
Queenstown Mayor Jim Boult has moved quickly to allay concerns about the Routeburn-Kinloch road’s future following a council manager’s remarks during last week’s infrastructure committee meeting.
A mix of determination and luck helped a Queenstown man find his lost wedding ring on the Remarkables mountain range.