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Otago

a council region of New Zealand, formerly a province, founded by Scottish settlers in the south of South Island. The University of Otago (1869) in Dunedin is the oldest university in New Zealand. Chief town: Dunedin. Pop.: 195 000 (2004 est.)
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Otago Regional Council Team Leader Transport Julian Phillips says the new bus stops would improve the experience for the growing number of Orbus users.
The DCC, GoBus and Otago Regional Council are working together to raise public awareness and combat the issue.
Otago Regional Council chairman, Stephen Woodhead says, What we all want is a well-integrated and efficient transport system for Queenstown and while were pleased with the success of Orbus Queenstown so far, we need to be sure that together with the Transport Agency and QLDC, we are headed in the right direction.
The initiative has a budget of $15 million over five years, with funding support from Dunedin City Council and the Otago Regional Council and a significant investment in possum control by OSPRI.