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Queenstown Bay now safe for swimming

Monday, 7 January 2019, 3:11 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Results from further testing of water quality at Lake Wakatipu’s Queenstown Bay have shown the elevated E. coli levels reported yesterday (Sunday, 6 January 2019) have now subsided. More >>

Elevated levels of E. coli at Queenstown Bay

Sunday, 6 January 2019, 3:55 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Routine water quality monitoring on Lake Wakatipu has shown elevated levels of the E. coli bacteria at Queenstown Bay near the town centre. Ulrich Glasner, QLDC Chief Engineer, says the findings could be related to the current weather conditions with ... More >>

Residents asked to conserve water

Monday, 17 December 2018, 4:24 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) is asking residents to conserve water this summer to try and prevent water restrictions. More >>

Queenstown Lakes all geared up for the summer influx

Monday, 17 December 2018, 1:42 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) is all geared up for the yearly influx of over 100,000 visitors during the busy summer holiday period. More >>

New fees and charges approved for community facilities

Monday, 17 December 2018, 1:08 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) has approved changes to a range of community services fees and charges following a review of its Community Facilities Funding Policy (CFFP). More >>

New fees and charges approved for community facilities

Monday, 17 December 2018, 1:08 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) has approved changes to a range of community services fees and charges following a review of its Community Facilities Funding Policy (CFFP). More >>

New Frankton Library to open tomorrow

Friday, 14 December 2018, 1:55 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

A new library bringing an extensive range of media and literature to the Frankton community will open its doors at Remarkables Park for the first time tomorrow (Saturday, 15 December) between 10.00am and 5.00pm. More >>

Queenstown Lakes Quality of Life survey results published

Friday, 14 December 2018, 10:58 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Quality of Life survey results published The results of the recent Quality of Life survey have been published today on Queenstown Lakes District Council’s website. The findings paint a clear picture of life in our district - what people are proud ... More >>

Alcohol Restrictions in force

Thursday, 13 December 2018, 1:56 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) reminds residents and visitors that the year-round, daily 8.00pm to 8.00am alcohol restriction is now in place and being enforced by Police in central Queenstown, Frankton, Arrowtown, central Wanaka and ... More >>

Community Challenged to Look to the Future

Friday, 7 December 2018, 2:34 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Mayor Jim Boult has called for the community to look beyond the horizon and seek solutions for future generations. More >>

Alpine Aqualand to close temporarily for maintenance

Wednesday, 14 November 2018, 4:32 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Alpine Aqualand, the swimming pool facility at Queenstown Events Centre, will be closed from Monday 19 November for approximately five weeks while essential maintenance takes place to remove the pool hall’s ceiling tiles, a number of which have been ... More >>

Forest fire near Lake Hawea ‘contained’

Saturday, 3 November 2018, 11:57 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Forest fire near Lake Hawea ‘contained’ as emergency services continue to patrol and monitor affected area More >>

Emergency services tackling blaze near Lake Hawea

Friday, 2 November 2018, 8:58 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Emergency services from New Zealand Police and Fire and Emergency NZ (FENZ) are tackling a fire in pine trees near Lake Hawea which began around 5.20pm today. The fire has closed State Highway 6 and caused the evacuation of approximately ten people living ... More >>

Community ideas and insights released for Frankton

Friday, 2 November 2018, 3:14 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Back in September, Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) invited Wakatipu residents to join the conversation on what would make Frankton an even better place to live, work and play in the future. More >>

Transport challenges in Queenstown

Wednesday, 31 October 2018, 4:34 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC), Otago Regional Council (ORC) and the New Zealand Transport Association (NZ Transport Agency) are set to sign a Memorandum of Understanding to formalise a collaborative approach to addressing transport challenges ... More >>

Design panel for ambitious Three Waters Programme

Wednesday, 31 October 2018, 1:25 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

The Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) Infrastructure team will be releasing a request for proposal (RFP) this week to assemble a design panel for their ambitious Three Waters Programme (the Programme). More >>

Options for a Joint Partnership to CBD Council Development

Friday, 26 October 2018, 4:20 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council’s (QLDC) elected members have this week approved entry into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Ngāi Tahu Property to explore development options on a Queenstown CBD site. More >>

Road closure at Tucker Beach Wildlife Management Reserve

Thursday, 25 October 2018, 6:54 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) will be repeating a temporary closure of Legal Road that accesses the Tucker Beach Wildlife Management Reserve for the upcoming Banded Dotterel nesting season. More >>

QLDC Summer Camping Plans announced

Wednesday, 24 October 2018, 7:14 pm | Queenstown Lakes District Council

More details can now be revealed on the plans to promote responsible and sustainable camping across the district this summer. More >>

QLDC and ORC monitoring discoloured water at Wanaka

Monday, 8 October 2018, 9:40 am | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) and the Otago Regional Council (ORC) have received a number of reports of flows of discoloured and fast-flowing water into the Clutha/Mata-Au River near the Hikuwai and Northlake developments, in Wanaka. More >>

 

 

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