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Community Appointments

All elected members are appointed as representatives of QLDC or the Wānaka Community Board on a number of community organisations and groups. Here you can find the groups that have formal QLDC representation and who the representative is.

Community Appointments Community Association Appointments External Group Appointments

Community Appointments

Below is a list of the Councillors and WCB Members assigned to each community appointment.

Community Appointment

Member(s)

Aspiring Arts and Culture Trust

Councillor Clark

WCB Member Hadfield

Lake Wanaka Tourism

Councillor MacLeod

Councillor Smith

Destination Queenstown

Councillor Clark

Councillor Copland (29 July 2021)

Arrowtown Heritage Trust

Arrowtown Heritage Advisory Panel

Arrowtown Lakes District Museum and Post Office Trust

Arrowtown Promotion and Business Association

Councillor Copland

Creative Queenstown

Councillor Clark

Film Otago Southland Trust

Councillor MacLeod (18 March 2021)

Local Management Group –

Social Services Wakatipu

Councillor Miller

Otago Conservation Board

Councillor Clark (29 July 2021)

Queenstown Trails Trust

Councillor Clark

Startup Queenstown Trust

Councillor Lewers

SPARC Rural Travel Fund

Councillor Ferguson

Te Roopu Taiao

(approved via CE report 12 Dec 2019)

Councillor Clark

Wakatipu Heritage Trust

Councillor Ferguson

Councillor MacDonald

Wakatipu Interagency Group

Councillor Gladding

Wakatipu District Youth Trust

Councillor Clark

Wakatipu Wildlife Trust

Councillor Clark

Otago Wilding Trust

Councillor Lewers

Mahu Whenua Trust (Soho Station)

Councillor Copland


Community Association Appointments

Below is a list of the Councillors and WCB Members assigned to each Community Association.

Association

Member

Albert Town

Councillor Shaw

Arrowtown

Councillor Copland

Arthurs Point

Councillor Ferguson

Cardrona

WCB Member Hadfield

Fernhill-Sunshine Bay

Councillor Clark

Gibbston

Councillor Whitehead

Frankton

Councillor Lewers

Glenorchy

Councillor Gladding

Hāwea

WCB Member Battson

Kelvin Peninsula

Councillor Lewers

Kingston

Councillor Clark

Lake Hayes Estate

Councillor Miller

Luggate

Councillor MacLeod

Makarora

WCB Member Battson

Mt Barker

WCB Member Taylor


External Group Appointments

Below is a list of the Councillors and WCB Members assigned to each external group.

External Group

Member Appointed

Albert Town Community Association

Niamh Shaw

Alpine Community Development Trust

Quentin Smith (Trustee)

Alpine Lakes Research and Education Centre

Calum MacLeod

Armstrong Trust

Barry Bruce

Aspiring Arts and Culture Trust

Chris Hadfield

Cardrona Community Association

Chris Hadfield

Elmslie House and Enliven

Ed Taylor

Events

Niamh Shaw

Friends of Bullock Creek

Niamh Shaw

Friends of Pembroke Park

Calum MacLeod

G and O West Charitable Trust

Jude Battson

Guardians of Albert Town Lagoon

Niamh Shaw

Guardians of Lake Wanaka

Calum MacLeod

Hawea Community Association

Jude Battson

Hidden Hills Residents Association

Niamh Shaw

Kahu Youth Trust

Calum MacLeod

Lagarosiphon Management Team

Calum MacLeod

Lake Wanaka Tourism

Calum MacLeod

Quentin Smith

Catchment Group

Ed Taylor

Link Upper Clutha

Quentin Smith

Luggate Community Association

Calum MacLeod

Makarora Valley Community Inc

Jude Battson

Mt Barker Residents’ Association

Ed Taylor

Ruby Island Management  Committee

Jude Battson

Shaping Our Future Liaison

Barry Bruce

Startup Queenstown Lakes (SQL)

Barry Bruce

Town Centre Business Group

Chris Hadfield

Upper Clutha A & P Society

Ed Taylor

Upper Clutha Historical Records Society

Ed Taylor

Upper Clutha Lakes Trust

Calum MacLeod

Upper Clutha Local Responsible Camping Forum

Barry Bruce

Upper Clutha Sports Community

Quentin Smith (Trustee)

Upper Clutha Tracks Trust

Barry Bruce

Quentin Smith

Wanaka Airport User Group

Ed Taylor

Wanaka Alcohol Group

Niamh Shaw

Wanaka Arts Centre Trust

Chris Hadfield

Wanaka Community Hub

Jude Battson

Wanaka Chamber of Commerce (Ignite Wanaka)

Quentin Smith

Wanaka Public Library Association

Jude Battson

Wanaka Town Centre Property Owners Group

Barry Bruce

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