''Sausagegate'' began at the Remarkables Town Centre
yesterday afternoon as Prime Minister John Key dispensed free
sausages about 100m away from two Wakatipu High School pupils
selling the same product, trying to raise money for a school
A meeting between Housing Minister Nick Smith and Queenstown
Lakes Mayor Vanessa van Uden on Friday to discuss a proposed
housing accord for the resort was another positive step - but
much remains to be done before any final decisions are made.
VBore Queenstown's $200,000 Corporate Jet Services terminal
was even officially opened by Clutha-Southland MP and deputy
prime minister Bill English last night, a larger, more
permanent structure was already being discussed.