chairman John Glover

By MARK PRICE THE never-ending building boom in the Queenstown Lakes district appears to be putting a strain on supplies of native plants. Glenorchy Community Association chairman John Glover (right) says new subdivisions are soaking up supplies, and growers and nurseries are...

Bid to close biodiversity loop

By GUY WILLIAMS The Glenorchy Community Association’s hoping to nab $700,000 in Jobs for Nature funding for a project designed to address the township’s wellbeing issues as well as its biodiversity goals. If the application’s successful, the ‘Glenorchy Eastern Biodiversity Corridor’...

Flood resilience work underway

By TRACEY ROXBURGH While Otago Regional Council’s started ‘‘flood resilience’’ work in Glenorchy, the town’s community association chair says there’s more to be done. ORC’s carrying out vegetation clearance and channel realignment to improve drainage from Lagoon Creek and the Rees...
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