The car park at the foot of the Isthmus Peak walking track, on State Highway 6 next to Lake Hawea, now has its own portable toilet.
The first 10 owners of more than 200 new "affordable" homes to be built in Wanaka are expected to move in before Christmas.
Cardrona Hotel scooped up two prestigious awards last week at the Hospitality New Zealand Awards for Excellence gala dinner.
A donation of $10,000 has kick-started a new community foundation’s bid to offer financial support to charitable causes through endowment funds.
A Lake Hawea man has called upon the Wanaka Community Board and the Queenstown Lakes District Council to petition central government over the Special Housing Act (SHA) legislation.
Wanaka turned into a scene resembling the middle of Hanoi on Saturday as more than 60 mopeds, scooters and 50cc motorcycles zoomed around the town for the seventh annual Upper Clutha...
Federated Mountain Clubs president Peter Wilson says he plans to test the new agreement on access through Hunter Valley Station, beside Lake Hawea this summer.
Fundraising for the Wanaka Community House received a strong boost last week and plans are in place to secure the money needed for the facility to be debt-free.
Wanaka "artisan chocolatier" Tanja Schwindt, who owns the Chocolate Workshop, has won a gold medal at the New Zealand Chocolate Awards for her "passionfruit bonbons".
An agreement clarifying how public access will be allowed through Hunter Valley Station has been signed by the Department of Conservation and the owner of the high-country farm.
Who says you have to be big, bright, bold and yellow to be top daffodil at the Wanaka spring flower show?
The popular Roys Peak walking track is set to close for lambing from Monday and will remain shut for more than a month.
There is disagreement between the developers of the Northlake subdivision in Wanaka and the Queenstown Lakes District Council over a proposal to build 20 "affordable" terrace houses.
Submissions on the proposal to change the name of Gladstone, a small village at the southeast corner of Lake Hawea, to John Creek and also to change the name of the creek flowing through the area,...
The third and final stage of the Wanaka Skate Park could be built next year, a move which would increase the size of the busy park by a third.
A woman was trapped but uninjured after the car she was driving left Domain Rd in Hawea Flat and hit a tree.