Protect Wanaka

New Zealanders are becoming more comfortable with the number of international tourists but more than half are worried that predicted growth is too much. Research out today shows that 24 per...

‘Mood of the Nation’ research commissioned by TIA and Tourism New Zealand measured New Zealanders’ perceptions of tourism. The survey is conducted twice a year, with over 1000 New Zealanders interviewed...

Climate change remains firmly in place as a factor to be considered as part of studies of airport expansion options in the Queenstown Lakes District. The Queenstown Lakes District Council yesterday...

QLDC has today released details of the scope of the much awaited airport consultation exercise – but with the costs hidden and a delayed delivery date. Details of the project were...

Wānaka made the six o’clock news this weekend, but not for the right reasons. The impacts of overtourism in Wānaka, specifically at Roy’s Peak car park, made the 6pm news bulletin....

Protect Wānaka’s animation that dropped onto social media on December 27 has scored a hit, according to Mark Sinclair from Protect Wānaka.  “We’re delighted with the results of this animation —...

As you bring in the new year (and the new decade) this evening we’ve got a very important request … It’s the 31st of December, and traditionally this is a great...

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...

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...