Queenstown Airport is outgrowing an airspace classification
meant for quieter airports and the Civil Aviation Authority
(CAA) is proposing a change to ensure safety.
A colourful life split across journalism and business has
given Arrowtown writer John Lapsley ample anecdotes to mould
into a column that is now part of a book.
Fewer $200 infringement fines may have been issued to errant
freedom campers in the Queenstown Lakes region this summer
compared with last, but some campers are still leaving
rubbish and even defecating in public areas.
Arrowtown artist Paul Sewter is preparing to climb seven
peaks with a series of his artworks in a specially made box
to display them most likely to ''an audience of just me''.
About $70,000 has been given out by the Queenstown Lakes
District Council over the past five years to assist people
who own heritage buildings or features.
The days are numbered for 21 Lombardy poplars along Lake
Esplanade after a falling tree crushed seven cars and damaged
a hotel last month.
It should have been the busiest day of the year for the small
specialty cake shop in Queenstown.
Enforcement authorities are rallying to address the cause of
yet another sewage spill in Queenstown.
Some businesses in Queenstown could face hefty repair bills
after two tourists' alleged sprinkler stunt went awry
An injured wild harrier hawk/kahu is eating its carers out of
house and home.
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