Protect Wanaka

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...

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...

This afternoon, we wrote to Mayor Boult and all QLDC Councillors, copying Community Board members, ensuring that they understand that Simon Upton’s report on the impact of tourism, released earlier this...

The public will get to hear this week or early next week exactly what Wellington consultants MartinJenkins have been instructed to study in respect of air traffic to the Lakes district....

Two days ago, QLDC confirmed the first agenda item for tomorrow’s Council meeting – recommendations that Councillors adopt the existing Statement of Intent in relation to Queenstown and Wanaka airports. This...

This morning, we wrote to QLDC on behalf of our members, urging the Council to stop wasting ratepayers’ money on impact reports relating to Wanaka Airport. Our letter and media release...

The following media release was sent to local and national media this afternoon. Our 3,000+ members were sent this, along with further detail, this morning. MEDIA RELEASE – for immediate release[Wanaka,...

In response to a statement made by Mayor Jim Boult on his “Boult for Mayor” Facebook page last week about his intentions for Wanaka, Wanaka resident Sally Currie started an online...