Protect Wanaka

New research suggests the number of tourists visiting Queenstown needs to be managed in order to prevent the negative impacts of overtourism.  The region is said to have reached its capacity...

A video which speculates on the implications of further development of Wanaka Airport has been by the Wanaka Stakeholders Group. The video was produced by Dunedin’s Animation Research, who worked with...

A line should be drawn under what is an acceptable number of tourists visiting Queenstown in order to manage overtourism, researchers say. That limit should be determined by the host community,...

The group against the possible expansion of Wanaka Airport has released a video outlining what the development could mean for Central Otago. The Wanaka Stakeholders Group has been working closely with...

A plan to turn Wanaka’s “community” airport into a busy jet operation has been made into an animated video to show the potential impacts of the proposed development. The Wanaka Stakeholders...

The Wānaka airport issue once again rears its head, this time in a governmental report investigating environmental degradation caused by tourism. The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment, Simon Upton, recently released...

If you are on Facebook today, chances are the new campaign animation video produced by Wānaka Stakeholders Group (WSG) will pop up on your feed.  WSG has worked with a talented...

Last Monday the Wānaka Stakeholders Group (WSG) successfully obtained orders from a High Court judge to have their case heard as expeditiously as possible. In practical terms that means that there...

An Otago entrepreneur has thrown his support behind the group opposed to the potential expansion of Wanaka Airport, so people are aware of what it is “they are arguing about”. Ian...

On Monday, one of our barristers obtained orders from the High Court – the first key steps in relation to the judicial review we have lodged. We had to wait for...