A former professional cricketer has been tasked with making a
success of Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium.
Seven major events in seven days at the Forsyth Barr Stadium
during the past week have injected hundreds of thousands of
dollars into the local economy and set the city ''fizzing''
Major ongoing losses are predicted by the company running
Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium following a review identifying
operating costs and expenditure.
Darren Burden says he could one day find himself competing
against the stadium he helped to build in Dunedin.
A fresh war of words has broken out over suggestions Forsyth
Barr Stadium has been caught short by missing toilets inside
The outgoing chief executive of Dunedin Venues Management
Ltd, which runs Forsyth Barr Stadium, has been stripped of
most of his media duties ahead of his premature departure
from the role.
The man about to step down from running Forsyth Barr stadium
to work for the opposition, is in the running for New Zealand
venue executive of the year.
The man running Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium has been
granted an early release from his contract, and will follow
in the footsteps of another manager who has already departed,
it has been confirmed.
In Venues Management Ltd chairman Sir John Hansen has
clarified he no longer has any connection with the
Christchurch Stadium Trust.
The man running Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium is joining the
opposition in Christchurch, it has been confirmed.
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