Freedom campers in the Queenstown Lakes area are causing major concern for locals with extremely unsanitary behaviour.
Used toilet paper and sanitary pads are being left next to waterways and the locals have had enough.
A Lake Hayes local is petitioning the mayor to take action on campers leaving rubbish and faeces behind at popular holiday spots.
Justine Farquarson joined Stephen McIvor on RadioLIVE Drive to express her concerns.
Listen to the full interview with Justine Farquarson above.
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