The owner of the Wanaka tree that exploded after being hit by
lightning on Sunday had the chainsaw out yesterday, cutting
up Douglas fir splinters.
The Jehovah Witness movement has made a limited notified
resource consent application to the Queenstown Lakes District
Council to build a ''Kingdom Hall'' facility on a 4007sq m
site in Balneaves Rd, Wanaka.
Pieces of Douglas fir flew like shrapnel across the
Wanaka-Cardrona highway early yesterday afternoon, the result
of a lightning strike.
How best to help those struggling in the seemingly prosperous
Upper Clutha will be the focus of a yet-to-be appointed
community development officer.
Plans by the Otago Regional Council to limit the amount of
water that can be taken from the Lindis River has drawn more
support than opposition.
It began as a ''secret project'' in a Dunedin student flat 34
Rental van companies may yet be required to collect the
unpaid freedom camping fines of their customers on behalf of
Wanaka residents have until October 19 to say whether they
want pay and display parking machines.
The job of fundraising for the new $11.8 million Wanaka
swimming pool should be given to professional fundraisers,
according to Wanaka Community Board member Ross McRobie.
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