Work has begun on Wanaka's new $3 million-plus fire station
in Ballantyne Rd between the police station and the new
Wanaka search and rescue headquarters. The 585sq m station
building is due to be completed by June next year.
Possums are the main cause of bovine tuberculosis spreading
between herds of cattle and deer, according to Operational
Solutions for Primary Industries (OSPRI) which manages the
$80 million per year TBfree programme on behalf of New
Zealand farmers and the public.
The Albert Town Camping Ground's half dozen camp sites -
consisting of caravans, buses and even tents - are the
semi-permanent homes of a small, but hardy group of people
who say they are there for the lifestyle. Mark Price
Travelling from Cardrona to Makarora or from Tarras to
Glendhu Bay without setting foot, or bicycle tyre or horse's
hoof on a road is the vision contained in a newly completed
strategy for tracks in the Upper Clutha.