8 Mar 2019

Queenstown levy: Tourists say they'll go elsewhere

From Morning Report, 7:51 am on 8 March 2019

The Queenstown mayor wants tourists to pay to visit the resort town and warns if they don't it could ruin New Zealand's tourism industry. Mayor Jim Boult announced the Queenstown-Lakes district would hold a non-binding referendum to test community support for a local visitor levy yesterday. He speaks to Guyon Espiner.