A strong summer has sent the Queenstown Lakes District
Council's holiday parks back into the black, with a report to
the council's finance and corporate committee showing the
books are $67,000 up on last year.
A report into a planned ''boutique'' rental housing
development in Arrowtown, valued at more than $3.5 million,
recommends the community be consulted over the proposal,
Local Government Act 2012 requirements appearing to have been
A new ''boutique'' affordable housing project could be on the
way for Arrowtown if a $1 million grant from the Crown is
approved and the project is endorsed by the Queenstown Lakes
District Council and the community.
St Joseph's School pupils (from left) Emy-Jane Robert (12),
Isaac Norton (13) and Luca March (12) enjoy some of the
thousands of books delivered to the Queenstown school before
its annual book fair this weekend.