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Hunter Valley Station – Walking Access Commission Submission to Office of Overseas Investment

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

A Good Deal?

Hunter Valley Station

Hunter Valley Station

The Overseas Investment Office has approved the sale of Hunter Valley Station to an overseas investor on 9th February.

The Trust was one of the consulted parties.

Attached is the submission that was made by the Walking Access Commision, after consulation with 10 local and national groups.

CMS 3200 Hunter Valley Station Access Recommendations Report August 2016

(obtained under the Official Information Act)

The decision made by the Overseas Investment Office and the Minister ignored most of these recommendations.

Bike’vember Hawea River Bridge Ramp Fundraiser.

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Help build a bike/wheelchair ramp for the Hawea River Bridge


Bike’vember and the Upper Clutha Tracks Trust are raising funds to build a ramp for this bridge to improve access for cyclists and wheelchair users.

The project has the support of the Department Of Conservation and Queenstown Lakes District Council, and a budget of $40,000.

Any donation that you can make will help us get this project off the ground. Donations can be made online at the Givealittle website.  Bike’vember Give a little 


The image above has been prepared by Sarah Scott Architect  as an indication how the ramp will look.

For more details about Bike’vember

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For more information about the Upper Clutha Tracks Trust (Reg. Charity no CC38956)

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