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Lack of Lifejackets Places Lives at Risk

Monday, 26 January 2015, 5:23 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Four young men who floated several km down the Kawarau River on two inflatable airbeds yesterday were lucky not to have added to the weekend’s drowning statistics, according to Queenstown Lakes District Harbourmaster Marty Black. More >>

Frankton Marina

Friday, 23 January 2015, 3:59 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council has resolved to proceed with a new marina at Frankton, recognising that it will provide an important piece of recreational infrastructure for the Queenstown Lakes community without requiring any ratepayer funding. More >>

Litter Trial in Queenstown

Friday, 23 January 2015, 12:48 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

A new rubbish collection system being trialled in central Queenstown has made the downtown streets noticeably cleaner and less cluttered. More >>

Plan Ahead for Special Licences

Friday, 23 January 2015, 12:35 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

If you’re holding an event at Easter that will need a special licence, make sure to plan ahead and apply as soon as possible because applications must be lodged before Waitangi Day. More >>

Changes to speed limit proposed

Friday, 16 January 2015, 11:35 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

QLDC is proposing to amend its Speed Limits Bylaw to make changes suggested by the community and other agencies, and will be launching formal public consultation on the proposals next week. More >>

Council will prosecute dog owners when necessary

Wednesday, 14 January 2015, 5:33 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

The potential for dogs to be destroyed where they are found to have attacked other animals or people underlines the need for dog owners to maintain effective control over their pets. More >>

Irrigation Restrictions Come into Force

Tuesday, 6 January 2015, 2:51 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Irrigation restrictions will be in force at Lake Hayes, Lake Hayes Estate and Shotover Country from 5pm tonight. More >>

Second round of feedback on Draft Economic Strategy

Wednesday, 17 December 2014, 3:44 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council is inviting further comment on aspects of the draft Economic Development Strategy for the district. More >>

Prosecutions in relation to dog attack

Wednesday, 17 December 2014, 3:30 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

The Queenstown Lakes District Council is prosecuting one person in relation to an attack by two dogs on a child at Lake Hayes Estate last month. More >>

Clean Streets campaign kicks off in Queenstown CBD

Wednesday, 17 December 2014, 9:54 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

A campaign to move rubbish bags and recycling off streets in the Queenstown CBD kicks off this Friday for a three month trial. The Queenstown Lakes District Council has set up 11 locations where businesses can leave their blue bags and cardboard for ... More >>

Meads Road access

Thursday, 11 December 2014, 10:46 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Hunter Valley Station and Queenstown Lakes District Council have reached an interim agreement that Meads Road will be open to the public from now through the Christmas-New Year holiday period. QLDC Chief Executive Adam Feeley said that this would allow ... More >>

New directors for Queenstown Airport Board

Friday, 5 December 2014, 3:19 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

New directors for Queenstown Airport Board Queenstown Lakes District Council Mayor Vanessa Van Uden today announced two appointments to the Queenstown Airport Corporation. More >>

Cabin Leases to Expire

Friday, 5 December 2014, 1:23 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

With the 13-year licence lease due to expire on 78 cabins in the Queenstown camping ground next year, Council has confirmed its long-term intention that the cabins will be removed. The licences to occupy Council land expire on 30 September 2015. More >>

Wanaka disappointed but not downhearted

Thursday, 27 November 2014, 10:02 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Wanaka will continue to attract and nurture innovative business ideas, despite missing out on the title of Gigatown, its supporters said tonight. Queenstown Lakes District Deputy Mayor Lyal Cocks said that while Wanaka and its supporters across the district ... More >>

Campground lease arrangement "win win"

Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 12:41 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

The 25-year lease that Queenstown Lakes District Council has signed with campground operators CCR is a “win:win” situation for the Council, the lessees and also for campers. More >>

Central Otago Libraries reopen their doors

Friday, 21 November 2014, 9:47 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Libraries across the Queenstown Lakes and Central Otago Districts are open as usual after a temporary closure this week. The closure allowed for a major upgrade to the libraries computer systems which would see huge benefits to library users. QLDC General ... More >>

QLD Mayor Urges One Last Push for Gigatown Wanaka

Wednesday, 19 November 2014, 3:26 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

As the Gigatown competition enters its final phase, Queenstown Lakes District Mayor Vanessa van Uden is rallying the community for one last push in support of Wanaka’s bid for victory. More >>

Queenstown urged to support Gigatown Wanaka bid

Friday, 31 October 2014, 5:17 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Mayor Vanessa van Uden hit the streets today to lend her support for the Gigatown Wanaka campaign. More >>

Campgrounds lease signed

Friday, 31 October 2014, 4:25 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council has negotiated an agreement with campground operators CCR Ltd to lease five of its campgrounds and holiday parks for 25 years. CCR is already managing most of the Council’s major campgrounds under a three-year agreement signed ... More >>

Queenstown: Draft Economic Strategy Consultation Extended

Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 12:02 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council will be embarking on a second round of consultation over the Draft Economic Strategy, to encourage stakeholders and the public to consider the wider issues that the strategy raises. More >>

 

 

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