Dunedin Venues Management Ltd's new chairwoman says she is up
for the challenge of Forsyth Barr Stadium.
Forsyth Barr Stadium officials are looking to solve the
venue's sound problems after confirming ticket sales for
major concerts are being restricted as a short-term fix.
Changes to the way Forsyth Barr Stadium is run will allow it
to push for bigger acts, the outgoing chairman of the company
which runs the facility says.
The crystal ball was broken when the Dunedin City Council
decided to build Forsyth Barr Stadium, but it is too late for
The man in charge of Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium says he
has ''bigger fish to fry'' than worry about whether
Wellington will add a roof to its stadium.
Independent auditors have given a former Forsyth Barr Stadium
manager the all clear following claims of inappropriate
spending, but the company running the venue has not escaped
Dunedin Venues Management Ltd is to underwrite next month's
top-tier football clash between English Premier League team
Newcastle United and Sydney FC at Forsyth Barr Stadium, it
has been confirmed.
The Kiwis are coming back to Dunedin - after 86 years - and
it is hoped the test will be a sellout.
The new broom in charge of Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium
says the venue can still find success by attracting more big
concerts and creating ''iconic'' events.
Allegations of inappropriate spending by a former manager at
Forsyth Barr Stadium have prompted an angry retort from the
company running the venue.
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