The Carisbrook Stadium Trust faces the task of raising $52
million in funding from the private sector, not the original
$45 million, if predictions only 53 per cent of the money
will be received before 2011 are accurate.
Rating farmers on capital value was unfair, especially when
they were being asked to put big money towards the new Awatea
St stadium, two Clutha farmers told an Otago Regional Council
hearing this week.