A proposed cycleway linking Cardrona and Wanaka will move a
step closer to reality this weekend, with help from the
annual Cardrona Vintage Fair fundraiser.
The company which produces graphics for the America's Cup has
been brought in to create a virtual representation of a
proposed community watersports facility on Wanaka's
The creators of an Upper Clutha fundraising calendar want the
public's help in identifying some of the faces featured on
A pretend pirate and his three mates had their trip down the
Clutha River cut short on Monday after they were each issued
with $300 offence notices for not wearing life jackets.
An axe-wielding man wreaked havoc on his hunting partners on
Lake Wanaka at the weekend, but fortunately the dramatic
scene was only the storyline behind of a marine search and
rescue training exercise.
Once destined for demolition, Lake Wanaka's McKay Jetty could
now be in store for a $40,000 makeover.
Southern-based tourism operator Real Journeys has no
immediate changes planned for Cardrona Alpine Resort,
following confirmation yesterday it had bought the skifield
business for an undisclosed sum.
Lake Wanaka's biggest simulated marine search and rescue
exercise to date will take place tomorrow.
A new Shaping Our Future steering group was elected at the
society's inaugural annual meeting at the Cardrona hall on
After months of fundraising, Land Search and Rescue Wanaka
has met its monetary goal for a purpose-built headquarters,
following the latest round of Otago Community Trust grants.
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