Monday 20th November, 2017

Near perfect conditions delivered five new race records at the Queenstown International Marathon on Saturday.

Timaru’s Sam Wreford won the full marathon in record time and British national Hannah Oldroyd was the first woman home, also in a record time.


Saturday 18th November, 2017

Timaru’s Sam Wreford “cruised to the finish line” to win the 2017 Queenstown’s marathon.
The first woman home was British national Hannah Oldroyd ahead of 2016 winner Mel Aitken.


Friday 17th November, 2017

A record 9720 runners have registered for Queenstown International Marathon tomorrow.
Of those, more than 1800 will compete in the full marathon, with the rest taking part in the event's first half marathon and 10 km runs.


Thursday 16th November, 2017

Queenstown businesses are worried three new bus stops on Camp Street, to cater for the new $2 bus service starting Monday, will cause major disruption to their businesses.

Downtown Queenstown Manager Steve Wilde is criticising the Queenstown Lakes District Council for turning one of the town’s busiest streets into a bus station.


Wednesday 15th November, 2017

Contractors used explosives today to loosen rock on the Nevis Bluff above State Highway Six, between Cromwell and Queenstown.

The blasting work is part of the New Zealand Transport Agency's regular safety routine.


Tuesday 14th November, 2017

Construction of Arrowtown's long-awaited sports and community facility is expected to begin early next year.


Monday 13th November, 2017

Queenstown people should be able to catch a fully electric taxi by the end of this month.

But, that's not all.

By early next year, the town will also have its first electric vehicle fast charge unit.


Friday 10th November, 2017

A 33 million dollar property in Glenorchy, 30 minutes from Queenstown, is up for sale.


Thursday 09th November, 2017

Changes to short-term visitor accommodation rules in the resort are one step closer reality.

A unanimous decision was made yesterday by Queenstown Lakes District Councillors, meaning the proposal is off to its next step of public consultation.


Thursday 09th November, 2017

Skyline Queenstown is celebrating its 50th birthday this month.