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PETITION: Sell the Interislander


Kiwirail has failed to manage the operation and management of the Interislander ferry service in a safe and financially sustainable way. Their proposal to replace the ferries had an eye-watering cost blowout that would have seen taxpayers forking out $3.2 billion instead of the $750 million originally promised.

Bluebridge has managed a fleet of eight different ferries since 1992. They managed to replace and renew them successfully before they break down, and have done it without costing taxpayers a cent. 

It's time the Government sold the Interislander to a private operator where it will be run better with no cost to the taxpayer.

"I call on the Government to sell the Interislander ferry service and use the proceeds to pay down debt."

Who's signing

Helen Sutherland
Allan wylie
Angela Scott
Connor Molloy
David Moles
Kathryn Archibald
t0DD douglas
Murray Johnston
David Muir
Jean Leyland
Norm Olsen
Sean Kirton
Denis Baird
Gillian Patterson
Guy Pettingell
Allan Flintoff
Janice Smith
Barry Tustin
William and Barbara Pickering
Cherie Edgar
Paul Thew
Andy Grau
lynette maxwell
Pat Doyle
Roger Hutton
Christine Ogunmayin
Alan Rumbold
Georgina Wood
Liz Bell
Lynn Michel
2,040 SIGNATURES
2,500 signatures

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  • Helen Sutherland
    signed 2024-07-22 15:39:09 +1200
  • Allan wylie
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  • Angela Scott
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  • Connor Molloy
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  • David Moles
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  • Kathryn Archibald
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  • t0DD douglas
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  • Murray Johnston
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  • David Muir
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  • Jean Leyland
    signed via 2024-07-11 03:46:55 +1200
  • Norm Olsen
    signed 2024-07-10 17:42:02 +1200
  • Sean Kirton
    signed 2024-07-10 14:24:19 +1200
  • Denis Baird
    signed 2024-07-10 08:30:21 +1200
  • Gillian Patterson
    signed 2024-07-09 16:40:36 +1200
  • Guy Pettingell
    signed 2024-07-09 09:26:43 +1200
  • Allan Flintoff
    signed 2024-07-09 04:41:13 +1200
  • Janice Smith
    signed 2024-07-08 22:21:33 +1200
  • Barry Tustin
    signed 2024-07-08 20:28:42 +1200
  • William and Barbara Pickering
    signed 2024-07-08 16:15:59 +1200
  • Cherie Edgar
    signed 2024-07-08 14:13:58 +1200
  • Paul Thew
    signed 2024-07-08 13:23:53 +1200
  • Andy Grau
    signed 2024-07-08 11:45:20 +1200
  • lynette maxwell
    signed 2024-07-08 09:38:26 +1200
  • Pat Doyle
    signed 2024-07-08 09:18:28 +1200
  • Roger Hutton
    signed 2024-07-07 18:16:31 +1200
  • Christine Ogunmayin
    signed 2024-07-07 17:30:59 +1200
  • Alan Rumbold
    signed 2024-07-07 13:47:12 +1200
  • Georgina Wood
    signed 2024-07-07 13:32:58 +1200
  • Liz Bell
    signed 2024-07-07 12:27:41 +1200
  • Lynn Michel
    signed 2024-07-07 08:58:36 +1200

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