Musician and family set for ‘oily rag’ tour

An orchard, a beachfront, a front porch, a sports ground and a long list of living rooms across Canada and the United States are among the unconventional tour venues where Lake Hawea singer-songwriter Anna van Riel will entertain audiences over the next three months. ”Anywhere that people will have me,” she said this week, as […]

A Lake Hawea father has unanimous support from the Wanaka Community Board to set up a children’s BMX park in the township. Geoff Small put his proposal for a bike track on Queenstown Lakes District Council-owned land on the corner of Domain Rd and Noema Tce to the community board last week. The father of […]


Report from Rachel Brown. President HCA, 17 April 2013 Dear Hawea ratepayer Here is my report on the Hawea Community Association’s consultation with local residents and ratepayers  about Contact Energy’s proposed enhancement of the Gladstone Gap area. BACKGROUND Contact Energy owns the land at Gladstone Gap and, as part of its resource consent for using […]

Town V Country Champions 2013!

Thank you to the HCA for their financial support and a special thank you to Doug Brennsell who gave untiring support on the day. He attended to many of the back up requirements eg, cones to block off Myra St for the kids water slide, and besides providing much of the material for the Top […]