Protect Wanaka

Queenstown Lakes Mayor Jim Boult has dismissed it as not relevant to the district’s airport debate but Extinction Rebellion Queenstown Lakes spokeswoman Anna Simmonds has called it ‘‘a true victory’’. It...

The Wanaka Chamber of Commerce is neither for nor against development of Wanaka Airport for commercial traffic. Chamber chairwoman Bridget Legnavsky was asked to clarify the chamber’s position this week in...

UK health workers call on the government to respect the Court of Appeal’s ruling on Heathrow’s expansion. The Court of Appeal has ruled against the expansion of Heathrow airport in a historic...

Here’s an opinion piece which was published this morning in Crux. It’s worth reading the whole post on their website – you’ll find the link below. Opinion: Kat West is an architect...

The picture painted in MartinJenkins’ airport growth impact assessment Context Summary informing our community feedback is rosy, with 2018 median annual household income of $116,200 being quoted as 30% higher than...

IMAGE: SHUTTERSTOCK / IAN SCHOFIELD Some 80 million passengers fly through London’s Heathrow Airport each year, but to boost its capacity by another 50 million, the airport seeks to add a third runway. This...

Cover image:  Munira Wilson and Sarah Olney, the MPs for Twickenham and Richmond Park, cheer alongisde other campaigners outside the Royal Courts of Justice in London after the ruling. Photograph: Stefan...

Albert Town could experience up to 38 jets per day flying overhead if one of many future scenarios for Wanaka Airport comes to pass. Albert Town Community Association chairman Jim Cowie...

Online feedback on the future of airports in the district was launched last Thursday, February 20, as part of the ongoing “conversation” between Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) and the community....

Tuesday’s council meeting has “confirmed our worst fears that Auckland International Airport Ltd is controlling the agenda and not Council via the SOI process,” said a post on Protect Wānaka’s Facebook...