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Reader Opinion – by Cath Gilmour : We Love Wakatipu Inc. Chair, and former QLDC councillor, Cath Gilmour has been told by the Queenstown Airport Corporation there is another of the council’s...

Despite QLDC and QAC both pleading that “no decision has been made” to build a jet airport at Wānaka Airport”, it was revealed in the hearing that runway plans had been...

After one week and 10,000 pages of evidence, the Wanaka Stakeholders Group (WSG) and the Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) are awaiting Justice Gerard van Bohemen’s ruling on whether agreements in...

Sounds Air is endeavouring to become the first regional airline to offer zero-emission flights. LISTEN TO THE INTERVIEW HERE (4′ 14″) Rhyan Wardman, board chairman and director of Sounds Air, speaks...

A judicial review of decisions surrounding Wānaka Airport is expected to finish today. The High Court has been hearing the matter in Queenstown this week. The Wānaka Stakeholders Group is asking...

On Monday it was Wanaka Stakeholders Group (WSG) lawyers firing potshots at Queenstown’scouncil. Yesterday, City Hall fired back. WSG’s pursuing a High Court judicial review over the council’s 2018 decision to...

Photos: Crux A High Court case in Queenstown today heard evidence that elected QLDC councillors were kept in the dark over plans to introduce jet aircraft to an expanded Wanaka airport....

A group  representing nearly 3500 Upper Clutha residents opposed to the development of a second jet airport in the Queenstown Lakes district opened with its submissions in a High Court judicial...

Today was our first of an expected five days in the High Court, for the judicial review hearing about Wānaka Airport. Here’s the update we just sent to members this evening....

A High Court case in Queenstown kicked off today with a blistering attack on Mayor Jim Boult, QLDC managers and the Queenstown Airport Corporation over “extensive secrecy” that a Wanaka residents...