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Officers were at Mann St campground in Queenstown when the man started acting suspiciously.

Queenstown cop cut by kitchen knife after chasing fleeing man

"We want to hold this offender to account."

Auckland: a bad place to be in the event of a zombie outbreak.

Dotcom reveals NZ's secret super-rich apocalypse hide-out

The world's wealthy are buying up this Kiwi town.

Auckland: a bad place to be in the event of a zombie outbreak

Revealed: The NZ city most at risk in a zombie apocalypse

Research has rated New Zealand's chances of survival against the undead, and they're not good.

The man who died has been named as 31-year-old Joshua Paroci.

Queenstown rafting victim named

He was unable to be resuscitated, despite being given CPR.

The man fell into the river with the other occupants of the raft on the "Toilet" rapid.

Queenstown rafting companies 'devastated' by client's death

"Our hearts go out to our guests and the families of those involved in this."


Person killed as boat flips on river near Queenstown

It's the second time this year a boat has flipped on the river.


Thousands of Queenstown locals push for smoking ban

Liz Smith collected 10,000 cigarette butts in just one month.

Phil Twyford and Judith Collins on The AM Show.

Housing Minister apologises for 'confusion' on price of KiwiBuild homes

The Minister "misspoke" when he said a one-bedroom Kiwibuild home would be $550,000.

Police were called to the Luggate Hotel at around 10pm on Friday.

Man arrested after gun fired at Wanaka hotel

Police are asking for witnesses to come forward.

Kim Dotcom has put the call out for a range of jobs at his Queenstown mansion.

Dotcom puts call out for live-in DJ, chef

You would get to live in his new Queenstown mansion.

The woman and the crowd start chanting "jiāyóu", yet she still doesn't jump.

Tourist's idea of bungy jump gets hilariously lost in translation

She stands on the platform, repeatedly yelling "jiayou".

The accommodation is being retailed as business class for backpackers.

Pod-style hotel opens in Queenstown

It's shared accommodation billed as 'business class for backpackers'.

Ray White Queenstown salesman Cameron Reed and co-owner Bas Smith with the driver of the car.

Car annihilates front of Ray White Queenstown in 'open home' gone wrong

The driver took a selfie with staff.


Queenstown measles victims weren't immunised

Three people are recovering after being struck by measles at Queenstown Airport.

The MMR vaccine is free for all eligible New Zealanders.

Measles outbreak after exposure at Queenstown Airport

It's not yet known if the trio who contracted the disease have infected anyone else.


Ed Sheeran declares Queenstown burger joint the world's best

He says it's the tastiest he'd ever had - no arguments.

Moana-Roa Chief Haare, known as "chief".

Dead Queenstown rafting guide 'a river legend'

Moana-Roa Chief Haare, known as "chief", was a legend in Queenstown.

The man died after a raft overturned on the Shotover River near Queenstown.

Rafting guide dead after incident near Queenstown

Five other passengers in the raft are uninjured.

Uber announced on Tuesday it will be expanded to Queenstown and Dunedin.

Uber expands to Dunedin and Queenstown

It is expected to launch in Otago in May.

The driver nearly caused a horrific accident.

Police investigating dangerous overtake near Queenstown

The driver nearly caused a horrific accident.