Two separate plan changes - relating respectively to a $300
million development in Queenstown and affordable and
community housing in the Lakes district - are likely to be
made operative after the Queenstown Lakes District Council's
full meeting in Queenstown next week.
The safety of the Cascade Saddle, in Mt Aspiring National
Park, came under the spotlight in Queenstown yesterday, when
Otago-Southland Coroner David Crerar stated there had been
''far too many deaths'' in the notoriously treacherous area.
Friends of two Queenstown horsewomen, who were devastated to
find their horses' tail-hair had been hacked off near
Frankton this week, have dug deep to offer a reward for
information leading to an arrest.