The long awaited community sports facility in Wanaka has
received a $1 million boost from the Central Lakes Trust, six
weeks after gaining final funding approval from the
Queenstown Lakes District Council.
From the authenticity of the upholstery materials to the
alignment of the tyre valve stems, it was all about the
details during the national Model A meet concours judging at
Wanaka Airport's transport and toy museum yesterday.
Susan Noble, from Hawea Flat School's ''Grans in our
community'' reading programme (members of which joined the
fun), with pupil Shane Warren (6), during the school's pyjama
day fundraiser for cyclone-ravaged Vanuatu last week.
From training sessions with Pat Rafter to sneaking into Andre
Agassi's management box at the US Open, Wanaka Tennis Club
coach and former professional player Perry Crockett has
enjoyed some high profile encounters over the years.