Protect Wanaka

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...

A letter sent to QLDC from WSG, outlining serious concerns ...

Around the world, tourism bureaus and governments are taking steps to combat the wear and tear overtourism is creating. Overtourism is being blamed for everything from climbers dying on Mount Everest...

Louvre staff walk out in Paris. Mount Everest under siege. The Roy’s Peak carpark spills onto the road to Glendhu Bay. Is this madness? “This phenomenon is known as overtourism, and...

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. ...