Have your say on a concession application by Go Orange Limited Trading as Canyon Brew to increase their licence and leased area. Submissions closed 6 April 2020.

This application is notified under section 17SC of the Conservation Act 1987. The Minister of Conservation has received an application for a variation of an existing lease and licence concession that expires on 31 December 2035.

Application details

Applicant: Go Orange Limited, trading as Canyon Brew

Location of proposed activity: Morning Star Beach Recreation Reserve

Map reference: Adjacent to Arthurs Point Road and the Shotover River.

Summary of proposal: Go Orange Limited has applied to:

  • increase their licenced area (shared use) to include the grassed area to the south-west of the Cavell’s building
  • increase their lease area (exclusive use) to include part of a building currently used by Go Orange Rafting to operate a canning plant to support the Canyon Brew operation.

Application documents: Go Orange Limited application details (PDF, 1,577K)

How to make a submission

Any person or organisation may make a submission in writing to the Director-General on the proposal.

1. Prepare your submission

Tell us what you think using a submission form.

Once submitted, submitters' information is subject to the Official Information Act 1982 and may be released under that Act. If you wish to keep any part of your submission confidential, state this in writing when making your submission.

Any person or organisation wishing to be heard in support of their submission must request an opportunity to appear before the Director-General within that submission.

2. Send us your submission

Send your submission by email or post. 



Department of Conservation
PO Box 5244
Dunedin 9054

Attention: Lisa Wheeler, Senior Permissions Advisor, 59942-SER Go Orange Ltd

Submissions close Monday 6 April 2020.

Hearing details

If a hearing is required, it is likely to occur on the week beginning 20 April 2020.

DOC comment regarding publicly notified applications

The Minister of Conservation has made no determination regarding the suitability of this proposed concession on public conservation land. This public notification should not be interpreted as an intention on the part of the Minister of Conservation to grant the proposed concession.

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