Mark Price

Have your say on Ardmore St plan

Anyone who thinks Ardmore St between Lake Wanaka and the town's CBD should be closed permanently to cars has the chance now to make their case.

Camp site secured for breeding falcons

Camp site secured for breeding falcons

The falcons of Albert Town camping ground now have a camp site to call their own.

Booze ban suggested for new facility

Booze ban suggested for new facility

Wanaka Community Board chairwoman Rachel Brown struck a nerve at the board's meeting yesterday by suggesting the town's new $16.84 million sports facility become alcohol-free.

Lismore Park erosion risk highlighted

Lismore Park erosion risk highlighted

Wear and tear on the turf of Lismore Park, Wanaka, caused by disc or Frisbee golf players is concerning park user Graham Dickson.

Protecting bird risky business

Protecting bird risky business

A group trying to protect a falcon chick at the Albert Town camping ground was dive-bombed by its parents again yesterday, but this time no-one was hurt.

Foreshore plans drafted

Foreshore plans drafted

A concept plan that includes plazas, promenades, piers and gardens on the Wanaka lakefront will be tabled at tomorrow's meeting of the Wanaka Community Board.

Public asked to give falcons space

Public asked to give falcons space

The public is being asked to give a pair of endangered native falcons near Albert Town a little bit of space to bring up their newborn chick.

Developer calls for 2800ha land zone

The creation of a 2834ha ‘‘Glendhu Station zone'' is being proposed to the Queenstown Lakes District Council by Queenstown property developer John Darby.

Tributes flow for Alaskan tramper

Tributes flow for Alaskan tramper

Tributes poured on to Facebook pages yesterday for Alaskan tramper Nicole Leman (24), who died after a fall in the Mt Aspiring National Park on Wednesday.

Risks in fall area, recovery team says

Risks in fall area, recovery team says

Wanaka police are waiting for information from Alaska before releasing the name of the 24-year-old woman who died on Rabbit Pass in Mt Aspiring National Park on Wednesday.