A few bad apples are ruining it for everyone, says Regional Tourism New Zealand.
"They're using the area as a giant toilet," says the Mayor.
Nii family thankful for search efforts and community support.
Freedom campers are leaving their mark on NZ's favourite tourist town - and it's got locals in a stink.
Queenstown IT expert Eden Brackstone turned the tables by scamming a would-be hacker.
The driver was left with serious injuries after they pulled out in front of a truck.
American tourist remains missing as jumps start up again at Queenstown skydive company
"They'd point at the cigarettes or at the EFTPOS machine. They'd just point."
The man is presumed to have drowned in a skydiving accident.
Invercargill, Alexandra, and Gore are expected to top 30degC on Sunday.
The depth of Lake Wakatipu is going to make recovery of the body of American tourist Tyler Nii difficult.
Police have named the tourist who plunged into Lake Wakatipu with his tandem skydiving instructor.
"If it happens to me, I hope like heck someone does the same."
The Transport Accident Investigation Commission has opened an inquiry.