The chairman of a hearing to determine the fate of one of Wakatipu's special housing areas yesterday questioned if the application would have been successful outside the SHA process.
A hearing on the changes which would allow shops in the Queenstown Lakes district to open on Easter Sunday has been cancelled after none of the submitters chose to be heard.
The former manager of Remarkables Lodge, near Queenstown, has been acquitted of charges he twice assaulted his partner in late 2015.
A furniture removal truck overturned on State Highway 6 between Queenstown and Cromwell yesterday afternoon, reducing traffic to one lane for about 90 minutes.
The helicopter company involved in the rescue at the Blue Pools near Makarora is offering a free ride to the unidentified 8-year-old boy who offered to perform CPR on the rescued man.
Opponents of the decision to treat Lake Hawea township's water supply with chlorine are planning to make their voices heard at a public meeting on Saturday.
This summer continues to be poor for tourists and tourist operators in Queenstown and Wanaka - with no short-term improvement in sight.
Windy weather prevented three stranded tourists from being airlifted from the Ailsa mountain range in Fiordland National Park on Monday night.
A car crash temporarily blocked the main highway to Queenstown from Cromwell reducing traffic down to one lane.
A person who died after driving into a house in Glenorchy, near Queenstown, may have suffered a heart attack, police say.
Three tourists who have spent the night stranded in Fiordland National Park have now been rescued.
Members of Queenstown's Czech & Slovak Club will install a plaque on Ocean Peak this weekend to commemorate the late Ondrej Petr.
Police failed to follow proper process in obtaining and handling a blood sample from a Queenstown chef after he crashed his car, his counsel says.
No further action will be taken against a Queenstown mayoral candidate after he resubmitted his electoral expenses return.
Commercial investors in Queenstown's central business district are accepting lower yields in the expectation of continuing capital gains, a market commentator says.
Proponents of a retirement village beside State Highway 6 at Ladies Mile say another roundabout at the intersection of the highway and Howards Dr is "not warranted''.
A Dunedin surf lifesaver is being praised after jumping into the Blue Pools near Makarora to rescue a man who got into trouble while swimming.
A fire in a Queenstown forest on Saturday was "within minutes" of becoming a major blaze threatening a luxurious lodge.
Queenstown's revived summer beer festival is set to become an annual event.
Dunedin free rider Talia Allison’s daredevil display of skill and trust stole the show at the Lake Hayes A&P Show.