At least 90 Glenorchy households may remain without power tonight as work continues to repair damage caused by Monday's snow storm.
An effort to clean up Albert Town included the removal of a 50kg car axle, which was collected and taken to the tip.
Hundreds of people of all ages converged on the Wanaka Recreation Centre yesterday for a fun day at the annual Festival of Sport and Recreation organised by the Upper Clutha Sports Community.
About 300 Mount Aspiring College pupils will get the opportunity to try their hand at learning circus tricks this November.
The ability of staff and management of the Otago Regional Council has come under fire from one of its own councillors.
Makers of a British television series about restoring old aircraft are climbing on board the "Bring Our Birds Home" (BOBH) project aiming to set up a museum in Wanaka featuring examples of all the...
More than 16 years after "lake snow" was first noticed in Lake Wanaka, Otago Regional Council staff are recommending research on the algae be regarded "as being of national importance".
Teams, balls, sticks, racquets, goals, you name it - it will be at the fifth annual Festival of Sport and Recreation held at the Wanaka Recreation Centre this Sunday.
More than 100 people turned out to celebrate the long-awaited opening of the Bullock Creek Hatchery Spring walkway on Tuesday.
One lane of SH6 between Wanaka and Haast is expected to be open again from 8am today after a rockfall yesterday closed the road, south of Makarora.
A man some suspect was the model for Barry Crump’s quietly spoken character Clarence in his book A Good Keen Man was eulogised at a memorial attended by (from left) his great-granddaughters Maia Duncan and Jade Duncan and granddaughter Susan Duncan.
Rich lister and New Zealand Business Hall of Fame member Peter Masfen CNZM has been ordered to restore land on his Wanaka property disturbed by cultivation.
State Highway 6 from Makarora to Haast has reopened, but is set to close again this evening as contractors work to clear a significant slip which brought rocks across the road this morning.
Three people were lucky to escape injury yesterday after the car they were travelling in left the Cardrona skifield road and rolled down a bank into some trees.
The truck driver involved in the latest crash in Ballantyne Rd, Wanaka, has added his voice to the call for the gravel and Otta-sealed road to be upgraded.
Three people were lucky to escape injury when the car they were in went off the Cardrona skifield road and rolled down a bank into some trees.
As petrol prices tipped $2.50 per litre in Wanaka, Queenstown Lakes mayor says drivers in the South are being pillaged by petrol companies and it has gone beyond being acceptable.
Overseas tourists travelling in this rental car were "incredibly lucky" not to have been seriously injured when the vehicle and a truck-trailer unit collided in Wanaka yesterday.