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1/08/2015

Councillors in conflict

Gilmour pans personal register Top-polling councillor Cath Gilmour has a bee in her bonnet. She reckons a proposed 'Disclosure of Pecuniary and Other Specified Interests' register under discussion at the council is "absolutely ridiculous''. »»

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Greens cite Queenstown history lesson

Greens cite Queenstown history lesson

The Green Party is citing Queenstown Lakes District Council’s experience with contracting-out »»

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Concern over booze rules delay

Concern over booze rules delay

A decision by Queenstown's council to spend another year talking about a Local Alcohol Policy has »»

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High Court action over leaky units

High Court action over leaky units

Ratepayers could be forced to stump up millions of dollars to fix yet another leaky Queenstown »»

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Death sentence for goats in Hill gardens

Wild goats roaming around posh gardens on Queenstown Hill are to be shot. About 30 goats are living the high life in and around one of the resort's more exclusive neighbourhoods, feeding on manicured lawns and expensive plants. Manchester Place resident June King spotted about seven in gardens on »»

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Airport boss: Please don't do this

Airport boss: Please don't do this

A battle looms between Queenstown Airport and its major shareholder over future housing »»

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Leaky apartment work refused

Leaky apartment work refused

A $14 million repair job on Queenstown's troubled Greenstone Terrace apartments has hit a snag. »»

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Council to make bed tax push

Council to make bed tax push

Queenstown's council is preparing to lobby the government for a resort visitor levy. The levy idea »»

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Queenstown council's info plunge

Queenstown council's info plunge

City Hall is suppressing emails between boss Adam Feeley and the mayor over the Wakatipu Swim »»

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Kingston rejects break from Queenstown Lakes district

Kingston rejects break from Queenstown Lakes district

A meeting of Kingston residents has overwhelmingly rejected splitting from the Queenstown Lakes »»

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