Apparently abandoned vehicles are a hot topic in Queenstown,
and 28 complaints have been made to the Queenstown Lakes
District Council in the last month.
Council senior communications adviser Michele Poole said four
of the vehicles were towed away but 17 were gone when the
council's contractors checked.
The rest had valid registrations so were not actually
Last week several vehicles in Industrial Place had red
notices placed on them, warning the registered owner their
vehicle would be towed after 48 hours.