The company proposing a 127km toll road through South
Westland from Haast to the Hollyford Valley is aiming to make
a start before next year's general election - just in case
there is a change of government.
Take a lean aluminium jet-boat hull designed for racing; swap
its heavyweight V8 engine for the gas turbine from a
helicopter and you have what Regan Williamson (35), of
Queenstown, has - a jet-boat that just might be the fastest
in the country.