The Queenstown Lakes
District Council will receive land rather than cash as a
reserves contribution from the developers of three
subdivision stages within the big new Northlake special zone.
The Nasa high-pressure balloon released from Wanaka Airport
in May exceeded last year's flight duration by a fortnight,
setting a record for a mid-latitude flight of 46 days, 20
hours and 19 minutes.
The Queenstown Lakes District Council will put in place rules
today to govern the use of the $15.6million proceeds from its
sale of Scurr Heights land.
Russell Braddock, the New Zealand mountaineer killed in an
avalanche in the French Alps on Monday, was well known in the
Wanaka and Mt Cook areas.
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