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Future of the Gorge Road Jump Park

Friday, 13 April 2018, 10:00 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

The Queenstown Mountain Bike Club (QMTBC) and Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) would like to clarify some well-intentioned, but inaccurate information that has been circulating over the past week regarding the Gorge Road Jump Park. More >>

Frankton Campground Lease Extended

Monday, 19 March 2018, 10:16 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) has extended the Frankton Camp lease by twelve months through to 31 August 2019. More >>

QLDC media advisory: Rise in tree vandalism causing concern

Tuesday, 6 March 2018, 11:58 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council is concerned at an apparent rise in deliberate acts of vandalism on prominent trees across the district. More >>

District to welcome home Winter Olympic heroes

Tuesday, 27 February 2018, 2:57 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) is encouraging members of the public to show their support for the returning New Zealand Winter Olympic team at a special event in Wanaka this Thursday. More >>

QLDC Drinking Water Safety Community Meetings

Friday, 23 February 2018, 12:31 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Mayor Jim Boult, QLDC Councillors and staff are inviting local residents to join them in discussing future plans for safe drinking water in our community. More >>

Crown Range Road to remain closed for a second night

Thursday, 22 February 2018, 5:34 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

The Crown Range Road between Queenstown and Wanaka will remain closed overnight tonight (Thursday, 22 February) and into tomorrow morning due to the continuing danger posed by a boulder on the Queenstown side made unstable by yesterday’s heavy rain. Residents ... More >>

Lakeview Recreation Reserve Lease

Wednesday, 21 February 2018, 6:39 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

A long-term lease over the new Lakeview Recreation Reserve was considered by a Queenstown Lakes District Council hearings panel on Monday. More >>

Crown Range Road closed with immediate effect

Wednesday, 21 February 2018, 4:43 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

The Crown Range Road between Queenstown and Wanaka is currently closed due to the extreme danger of rock fall on the Queenstown side caused by today’s heavy rain. More >>

Expressions of interest: Relocation of a historic cottage

Thursday, 15 February 2018, 10:42 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council will today call for expressions of interest to relocate a historic cottage in Queenstown. The cottage is privately owned by the Kim family who are working in conjunction with Council with the hope it can be appropriately ... More >>

QLDC lifts water restrictions

Wednesday, 7 February 2018, 1:32 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

QLDC has today removed water restrictions that have been in place throughout the Queenstown Lakes District. More >>

QLDC Asked to Authorise First Freedom Camping Changes

Friday, 2 February 2018, 4:45 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Council will be asked to authorise restricting overnight vehicle access at Lake Hayes and the Shotover Delta as the first steps towards addressing irresponsible behaviour by a minority of freedom campers. More >>

AA- Credit Rating for QLDC Ahead of Challenging Plan

Wednesday, 31 January 2018, 4:16 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Fitch Ratings has today announced that Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) will receive an ‘AA-‘ and ‘F1+’ long- and short-term local currency credit rating. More >>

QLDC to halt roadside mowing operations to reduce fire risk

Friday, 26 January 2018, 11:52 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council has today made the decision to halt all roadside mowing operations due to the high fire risk in place across the district. More >>

QLDC adopts hard line on freedom camping

Thursday, 25 January 2018, 3:08 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Mayor Jim Boult has today outlined a programme from the Council to tackle the significant growth in freedom campers in the district. More >>

Urgent Water Restrictions for Hawea

Tuesday, 23 January 2018, 1:36 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Hawea Residents are asked to urgently conserve water today as emergency repairs are undertaken to the local water treatment plant. More >>

Further water restrictions issued for Queenstown suburbs

Friday, 19 January 2018, 1:55 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

The Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) has today issued water restrictions for Lake Hayes Estate, Shotover Country and Arthur’s Point to help reduce the high demand on local water supplies. More >>

QLDC media advisory: Water users urged to take care

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 11:54 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Swimmers and boaties in the Queenstown Lakes are being urged to take care as the continued hot weather brings large numbers of people into the district’s lakes and rivers. More >>

Water restrictions for Glenorchy

Sunday, 14 January 2018, 8:28 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) has this evening issued water restrictions for Glenorchy to help conserve rapidly dropping reservoir levels. The following restrictions are effective immediately and until further notice: · No sprinklers or outdoor hosing ... More >>

Top section of Tiki Trail track to open on Monday.

Friday, 12 January 2018, 1:04 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Walkers, trail runners and outdoor enthusiasts are in for a treat as the final stretch of Queenstown’s famous Tiki Trail is set to open on Monday 16 January. More >>

QLDC thanks Arrowtowners for swift response on water

Thursday, 4 January 2018, 11:41 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

QLDC thanks Arrowtowners for swift response as water restrictions continue The Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) has praised Arrowtown residents and business owners for acting quickly to conserve water after it introduced irrigation restrictions ... More >>

 

 

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