2016 AGM

The Arrowtown Village Association AGM will be at 7pm on Thursday 27 th October 2016 in the Community Rooms (next to the tennis courts on Centennial Avenue). Followed by an informative talk from Grant Hensman, the chairman of the Wilding Conifer Wakatipu Trust and a light supper There is a motion on the agenda to …

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Community Response Plan

AVA has participated with QLDC Emergency Management Staff in the creation of a Community Response Plan See Arrowtown Community Response Plan

Arrowtown Fires

Do you know how to minimise smoke from your fire ? This video has some pointers !!! Hints to minimise smoke from domestic fires

Council Elections 2016

Nominations for the upcoming Council elections close next Friday, 12 August, at noon. Nominations need to be made on the official form and be delivered to our Electoral Officer by that deadline. Background information and all the nomination forms (Mayor, Councillors in each ward, and the Wanaka Community Board as well as the Otago Regional …

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What do they mean for you ? QLDC is proposing to incorporate these guidelines into the Proposed District Plan (Variation 1) You can read or download the guidelines on the Council website here and here. “The special qualities and historic character of Arrowtown are well recognized and valued by the community. The primary aim of …


Arrowtown Design Guidelines 2016

Ever wondered how Arrowtown keeps its historic character? In part it’s because there is a specific set of design guidelines for restoring and altering existing buildings and all new developments. These guidelines are now 10 years old and the Council is looking to update them. If you would like to give feedback informally before the …

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Arrowtown Winter Smoke Problem

If you are bothered by smoke in Arrowtown then the Otago Regional Council are the people to talk to ! From the ORC website – Pollution hotline – 0800 800 033 If you observe an instance of pollution in Otago, contact us. Use the Pollution Hotline to report observations of pollution to water, air, or …

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Height at Arrowtown

It all depends on where you measure and whose information you use ! 399m at Riverside car park off Ramshaw Lane (http://www.orc.govt.nz “Flood Erosion Hazard” at Arrrowtown report 405m at Buckingham St CBD (http://www.mapcoordinates.net/en) 412m at Bus Park Ramshaw Lane (Ellipsoid Height at Land Information NZ Survey Point Code EFPQ http://apps.linz.govt.nz/gdb/?mode=gmap)

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