Getting married in one of Queenstown's most popular venues is
likely to become more expensive for those living outside the
The Queenstown Lakes District Council's community services
committee yesterday decided a new ''wedding rate'' of $1720
be imposed on users of the Lake Hayes Pavilion during the
December-May wedding season.
Two-thirds of couples getting married at the facility come
from elsewhere in New Zealand or Australia. Local couples
will continue to be charged $650.