A billionaire and mountain biking champions are shoulder to shoulder in the fight to save the park
Queenstown Mayor Jim Boult hopes the resort town will be the gateway for other struggling tourist hotspots.
"Those words come from a place I just don't even understand".
"They're struggling to survive and it's obviously devastating for them to receive direct, personal abuse."
A helicopter is being sent to the scene.
Three helicopters have been sent to the scene.
It will hold more than 300 new homes.
The 18-year-old appeared in court on Thursday.
Jim Boult is "horribly disappointed" it took less than two weeks for an "idiot" to target the town's new mosque.