The Queenstown Airport Corporation (QAC) is seeking strong legislative powers to operate Wanaka Airport.
The call by the Wanaka Stakeholders Group for an independent survey of Upper Clutha public opinion on the development of Wanaka Airport has been rejected by the QLDC.
Wanaka Airport's next door neighbour is the National Transport and Toy Museum.
A proposed hotel in Wanaka's Northlake special zone has met with almost unanimous disapproval from members of the public making submissions.
Parents in the Upper Clutha have complained to police about a known sex offender allegedly taking photographs of young children.
National Party housing spokeswoman Judith Collins predicts the Government will be forced to buy more KiwiBuild houses in Wanaka's Northlake special zone.
The minister responsible for special housing areas has been invited to visit Lake Hawea.
Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean has waded into the argument over the performance of Lake Hawea's wastewater plant and upset Queenstown Mayor Jim Boult in the process.
Work on the new $2.4million wastewater pipeline between Luggate and the Project Pure treatment plant is advancing rapidly - except for one 600m length in the middle.
The public has the legal right to use an unformed road through Mt Burke Station to access Lake Wanaka's Stevensons Arm.
It will be late this year or even next year before responsibility for the crash of a World War 2 fighter aircraft at last Easter’s Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow is decided by a judge in the High Court.
It is time to ask the public what they think about development of Wanaka Airport.
Of 42 sections that went on sale in a Lake Hawea subdivision on Thursday, 35 sold within a few hours.
Wanaka's Mike Kelly is receiving an award from the NZ Aviation Pilots and Owners Association - the organisation he helped set up in the early 1970s.
A start on construction of the new 31.4km cycle trail through the Cromwell Gorge could begin within weeks.
Two senior staff appointments have been made at the new Wanaka South Primary School due to be completed by the start of next year.
The Lakes district sites providing free overnight parking and facilities for tourists in camper vans are due to close today and at least one camping ground operator hopes tha's the end of them.
The fight against cancer is at least $73,000 better off after Wanaka's Relay for Life at the weekend.
Queenstown Lakes District Councillor Quentin Smith has sided with Northlake special zone residents opposed to a new hotel.
A new group has been formed to represent Wanaka businesses most affected by Queenstown Lakes District Council plans to change the town centre.