Tuesday, March 19, 2019
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Thousands of people have flocked to vigils in the Central Lakes District to pay tribute to those affected by Friday's Christchurch terror attack.

Locals from Queenstown and Wanaka turned out in force last night to show support for their Muslim communities.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Police are unsure when a car crashed off a major Queenstown road and into a building, leaving a woman with serious injuries.

They were only alerted after a resident noticed damage to an interior wall.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

A Christchurch pole dancer has successfully defended her title at the 2019 Miss Pole Dance New Zealand competition in Queenstown.

The event organiser says the winner's performance in front of a huge crowd at the Queenstown Memorial Centre was flawless and beautiful.

Monday, March 11, 2019

Helping each other along could be the secret to a mountain biking couple's success over the weekend in the annual Motatapu race.

Kyle Ward and Samara Sheppard both crossed the line in first place, winning the race and winning each other's hearts.

Friday, March 8, 2019

Accusations of lying, threats, and a wheel literally falling off a bus are flying, as a battle in Queenstown between Ritchies and First Union escalates.

Union members employed by the company, which operates the $2 bus service called Orbus, went on strike today over pay, and health and safety concerns.

Thursday, March 7, 2019

The Queenstown Lakes District Council has voted unanimously in favour of a referendum to introduce a visitor levy.

The non-binding referendum - for local residents and ratepayers - is to help fund what the council describes as "desperately needed infrastructure".

Monday, March 4, 2019

Queenstown's Hooligan may be hanging up his spandex.

The resort wrestler, otherwise known as Marc Perry, is gearing up for what could be his last time in the ring.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

An innovative housing scheme has allowed a Queenstown couple to buy a home after more than a decade of paying steadily rising rents in the resort.

Banjo Balila and his family are set to move into their three-bedroom, two-storey house in Shotover Country next month.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Biosecurity dogs servicing Queenstown have an impressive new home.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

A Queenstown councillor is crying foul over a CBD roundabout she says is dangerous for children.

Thursday, February 7, 2019

An historic property on the shores of Lake Wakatipu dating back to the 1860s, has a new name.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

A Queenstown firefighter is enjoying some well-earned rest and recreation after 12 days helping fight a vast wild fire in Tasmania.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The end is finally in sight for developers behind the $20m Frankton marina - almost a decade after planning began.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Queenstown mayor is lobbying for new direct bus services to ease the resort's traffic woes.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

An unlucky American tourist may have a starring role on New Zealand TV, after her rental car rolled from a hotel car park, across a busy road, and into Lake Wakatipu.