Proposed Lawrence community wetlands, a Clutha young
professionals network and an extension of the Clutha Gold
Trail are among the Clutha Development Trust (CDT) projects
to receive council funding this financial year.
Up to $75,000 worth of free colonoscopies will be provided to
Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes patients this month in
response to perceived lingering problems with accessing
colonoscopy services in the region.
The celebratory clink of whisky glasses this week was a sign
of good things to come for Wanaka woman Desiree Reid as she
toasted the news her proposed Cardrona Valley whisky
distillery, perfumery and museum development had been
The loss of the long-established ''log cabin'' from Wanaka's
waterfront would also mean losing the lake's ''de facto
lifeguard'', lawyer Graeme Todd told the draft Wanaka
lakefront reserves management plan hearing yesterday.