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Wave after wave of impassioned public submissions have once more left the Queenstown Lakes District Council in no doubt that there is little appetite for our airports to get much bigger....

Queenstown Airport Corporation has been granted Requiring Authority for “The operation, maintenance, expansion and development of the airport known as Wanaka Airport “ The authority, granted on 5 August, allows the...

Today’s showdown between Mayor Jim Boult and the people of Wanaka has been brewing for some time and a neutral observer would say that neither side so far has won the...

How does a tourist resort and district, with a growing resident population and an international airport (and another one planned), achieve a zero carbon future? …the Zero Carbon Amendment Bill will...

You are “scaremongering” was one of the many comebacks published in a letter from Mayor Jim Boult to Michael Ross of the Wanaka Stakeholders Group (WSG). It was a cutting letter...

WCB Presentation for 4 July. Good morning Members of the Wanaka Community Board, Chief Executive Mike Theelen and Council staff – members of the public. My name is Michael Ross and...

In 1905, the Nobel Prize-winning bacteriologist Robert Koch wrote “The day will come when man will have to fight noise as inexorably as cholera and the plague.”   Koch was before his time...

Click the image below to access this document, created April 2017 and released on the Queenstown Airport Website 13 June 2019.

Follow this link to review the full article in the ODT.

This opinion piece published in the Wanaka Sun can be found here, but is also reproduced in full below. This opinion piece was written by Monique Kelly of One New Zealand. ...