Police say they are frustrated at the behaviour of
Queenstown's winter revellers after almost 30 incidents, most
involving alcohol, at the weekend.
Hypothermia and gravel burn went hand in hand in Queenstown
yesterday during the winter festival's annual Day on the Bay,
where the bravest put their bodies - and dignity - on the
It was to have been about aviation, but instead, the focus of
yesterday's business lunch seemed to be about Queenstown's
proposed convention centre.
Despite objections from Queenstown Airport's lawyer,
Remarkables Park Ltd was allowed to raise some safety
arguments in an Environment Court hearing in Queenstown
Confusion reigned on the first day of a week-long Environment
Court hearing in Queenstown yesterday, in which two of the
resort's heavyweights are battling over land.
Five questions with Queenstown Winter Festival director
If Housing and Building Minister Nick Smith was looking to
pick a fight with Arrowtown residents, ''he's not going to
get one'', the town's elected representative says.
He is tall and broad; a Guinness world record-holder; a
magician on the basketball court; and, I concluded after
spending 15 minutes with him, an all-round good guy.
A $10 million, 195-berth marina on Lake Wakatipu has been
given the green light by the Environment Court.
Less than a week after St John Wakatipu took possession of
three new 4WD ambulance response vehicles, two were put to
use in Dunedin.
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