Mill Creek

US foundation’s funding

By TRACEY ROXBURGH An off-road cycle trail connecting Tucker Beach to Arthurs Point and Arrowtown’s one step closer thanks to a whopping donation by a United States-based foundation. The Morgridge Family Foundation’s given $36,000 to the Queenstown Trails Trust, through the Wakatipu...

$250m village plan

By PHILIP CHANDLER A Queenstown developer has brought forward his plans for a third Wakatipu retirement village to counter thousands of Covid-19 pandemic-related tourism job losses. Chris Meehan is proposing his $250 million, 162-residential-unit complex, dubbed Northbrook Retirement Village, including a private...

On par for new resort course

Millbrook Resort has heeded the old adage, 'Go West, young man', for its latest development. Philip Chandler takes stock of the golf resort's Mill Farm extension, about 30 years after it originally broke ground Work on shaping a spectacular $50 million, 67-hectare,...