The owner of Glen Dene Station faces a hefty bill from the
Department of Conservation to cover the cost of fighting a
30ha blaze on reserve land near Lake Hawea last September,
which was caused by a permitted burn on its property which
The family of the 24-year-old Wanaka man charged this week in
relation to the death of his close friend Dougal Fyfe (23) in
a hunting accident in December say they are "deeply saddened"
by the tragedy.
While he will not be parading animals around the ring or
winning any seed-growing trophies at this year's annual Upper
Clutha A and P Show, 94-year-old Stan Kane will still be in
the thick of the action.