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War birds arriving
16 April 2014

All manner of planes are now descending on our district, as our town gears up for this weekend’s big Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow. more ...

Zero rates increase in draft annual plan
16 April 2014

The Queenstown Lakes District Council’s proposed draft annual plan and budget will be considered by councillors at today’s council meeting. more ...

Retirement care home joint venture will create jobs
16 April 2014

A joint venture has been announced for a new residential care home in Wanaka that will create between 35-40 jobs in Wanaka. more ...

Annual Easter Art exhibition opens tomorrow
16 April 2014

Otago artists Chris and Gail de Jong are the guest judges of the Wanaka Arts Society’s annual Easter Art Exhibition, which opens at The Venue at 7pm tomorrow with canapés and the prize giving. more ...

In Focus

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Home Show. Book Now

Now's the time to book your spot at the 2014 Radio Wanaka Home show being held at the Lake Wanaka Centre on May 10th. Call 443 8838 to book. more ...

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14 April 2014

49 14 over Wakatipu. Go Upper Clutha Prems! more ...

14 April 2014

It's War Birds weekend. Bring it on. more ...

14 April 2014

surely we can have two days where we don't need to go to the pub more ...

14 April 2014

loving the royal visit. Kate is cool more ...

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