Wanaka news. Top stories, business, entertainment, national, health, politics, science and technology, and sports news from Wanaka on 20 September 2018.
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Otago Daily Times
NZSki seeks earthworks exemptions
Otago Daily Times
NZSki Ltd has sought exemptions from proposed earthworks rules to allow future development as it faces legal action over claims protected wetland was destroyed by works at the Remarkables skifield. The company made a submission to a hearing panel ...

Wanaka's first Triathlon club: TRIWANAKA
Scoop.co.nz
TriWanaka's vision is to provide a central hub for the Wanaka community, where all ages can come together and enjoy the sport of triathlon in its many forms in a fun, inclusive environment. The club will aim to support and provide the platform for ...

 17 Sep 2018 

Stuff.co.nz
Sheepskin is cool again
Stuff.co.nz
When people walk into the sheepskin-laden Wilson & Dorset shop in Wanaka, owner Amanda Dorset said she can see them "visibly relax". And if she can get them to sit in one of her sheepskin "shaggy bags", she knows they're going to be there for a while.

 12 Sep 2018 

Stuff.co.nz
Wanaka midwife faces going it alone when interim locums' contracts end
Stuff.co.nz
She is anxious because she could be the only midwife working out of Wanaka by the end of next month. Two interim locum midwives, funded by the Southern District Health Board (SDHB), have been supporting Harvey since April when she became the town's ...

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 10 Sep 2018 
Wanaka farm owner ordered to restore cultivated land
New Zealand Herald
Rich lister and New Zealand Business Hall of Fame member Peter Masfen CNZM has been ordered to restore land on his Wanaka property disturbed by cultivation. Mr Masfen and son Rolf, as shareholders of Sunnyheights Ltd, own the 341ha Crosshill Farm ...

 10 Sep 2018 
Birthplace of helicopter venison recovery marked in Wanaka
New Zealand Herald
But, now a large rock and a plaque mark where it is, in the Matukituki Valley, west of Wanaka. It was up the creek in April 1963 20 venison hunters shot 200 deer. The deer were carried out of the mountains by American Milton Sill in a Bell helicopter ...

 10 Sep 2018 

Stuff.co.nz
Wanaka teen Finn Bilous grabs first skiing World Cup medal
Stuff.co.nz
Wanaka's Finn Bilous has earned his first World Cup medal, finishing in third place in the FIS Freeski Big Air at the Winter Games on Friday. The Big Air is the first event on the 2019 World Cup calendar and is also sanctioned as an AFP Platinum level ...

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 7 Sep 2018 

Stuff.co.nz
Wanaka landowner ordered to remediate land after removing protected plants
Stuff.co.nz
A Wanaka landowner has to carry out $92,000 worth of remediation work after preparing to grow crops across 10 hectares of protected land. Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) regulatory manager Lee Webster said the council investigated the ...

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 7 Sep 2018 

Otago Daily Times
Pain at the pumps: $2.50 a litre in Wanaka
Otago Daily Times
Kiwi motorists deserve an explanation as to why petrol prices have hit another record high, the Automobile Association says. AA petrol spokesman Mark Stockdale said the price for 91 octane had risen to $2.36 in Wellington and $2.34 in Christchurch ...

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 6 Sep 2018 

Otago Daily Times
Wanaka: 'You can't sustainably live there'
Otago Daily Times
Sinead - who did not want her full name to be revealed - and her family moved to Wanaka just before winter last year. She started work as a cleaner and her partner got a scaffolding job. But their initial excitement wore off after her partner's ...

 5 Sep 2018 

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