Horse owners and riders in the Wakatipu say they have been
overlooked concerning access to tracks around the region and
have met representatives from the Queenstown Lakes District
Council, the Department of Conservation and Wakatipu Trails
Trust to solve the problem.
After 12 years as chief executive for the Queenstown Lakes
District Council, Duncan Field is moving on. During his last
week in the job, he talked to reporter Henrietta Kjaer about
the changing face of Queenstown, the challenges and
highlights of the job - and about moving on.
The Wanaka Community Board yesterday decided not to write a
submission on a council pricing policy being introduced to
standardise hire charges for sports grounds, halls, reserves,
pools, streets and pavements, and other district facilities.