Popular National Cycling Initiative Coming to Southland
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Popular National Cycling Initiative Coming to Southland

Editor - Feb 07, 2018

Are you a Southlander who loves cycling and wants to share your passion and knowledge with others? Cycling Southland, Sport Southland and Road Safety Southland are inviting…

Let’s Stay Harm-free on Southland’s Roads During Burt Munro Challenge
Burt Munro Challenge 2018
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Burt Munro Challenge 2018
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Let’s Stay Harm-free on Southland’s Roads During Burt Munro Challenge

Editor - Feb 05, 2018

Running from this Thursday (Feb 8) in Invercargill the four-day event attracts hundreds of motorcycles and support vehicles. While it’s centred at Oreti Park Speedway and Oreti…

Summer Sounds Gig Kicks Off Busy Events Calendar in Bluff
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Summer Sounds Gig Kicks Off Busy Events Calendar in Bluff

Editor - Jan 29, 2018

Around 150 enjoyed what is thought to be the first ever concert at the Gunpit in Bluff when Summer Sounds Bluff took place on Sunday. In beautiful conditions…

Invercargill Rest Home Creates Community for Elderly
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Invercargill Rest Home Creates Community for Elderly

News Desk - Jan 25, 2018

New Zealand’s elderly are among some of the country’s most vulnerable, with alarming reports of social isolation and loneliness, mental wellbeing and access to health care services…

Panel Calls for Public Feedback on Dogs
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Panel Calls for Public Feedback on Dogs

Editor - Jan 24, 2018

An Independent Community Advisory Panel in Invercargill is asking for the community’s feedback on dog rehoming and euthanasia in the area. Following the public response to a…

Deputy Mayor & Council CEO Meet Concerned Bluff Parents (Video)
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Deputy Mayor & Council CEO Meet Concerned Bluff Parents (Video)

Editor - Jan 23, 2018

After whatsoninvers.nz reported last week the powers to be were trying to put to an end to a long held Bluff tradition of local kids playing at…

Water Tanker on Site Following Bluff Mains Issue
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Water Tanker on Site Following Bluff Mains Issue

Editor - Jan 22, 2018

Some Bluff residents may be without water after a mains failure in the town this morning. Water Manager Alister Murray said recovery of the system had not…

Play Time Designed to Foster Healthier Lifestyles
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Play Time Designed to Foster Healthier Lifestyles

Editor - Jan 17, 2018

A playful initiative is aiming to create lifelong healthy habits for young Southlanders. Let’s Play Southland is the result of a collaborative effort between Healthy Families Invercargill,…

Fun Police Put Stop to Bluff Kids Swimming at Boat Ramp
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Fun Police Put Stop to Bluff Kids Swimming at Boat Ramp

Editor - Jan 17, 2018

The fun police have put a stop to what generations of Bluffy's have done as kids, jumping off the wharf near the boat ramp. On a private…

Fonterra Partners Up with Alibaba’s Hema Fresh
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Fonterra Partners Up with Alibaba’s Hema Fresh

Editor - Jan 17, 2018

Fonterra has launched a new fresh milk product in China in partnership with Hema Fresh, Alibaba’s innovative new retail concept which combines traditional bricks-and-mortar shopping with a digital…