Education Minister Invited to Southland Hear our Communities Views on SIT
Community, News
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Community, News
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Education Minister Invited to Southland Hear our Communities Views on SIT

News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

Invercargill MP Sarah Dowie is calling on Education Minister Chris Hipkins to come to Southland to hear the views of the community about the proposed changes to…

ILT Seeking Name For New Hotel
Business, Community
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Business, Community
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ILT Seeking Name For New Hotel

News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

The honour of naming ILT’s new hotel will be given to someone in the community. With site preparation now underway, the focus has turned to selecting a…

Walk, Bike, Run, ICC Surf to City Entries Now Open
Community, Kids & Family
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Community, Kids & Family
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Walk, Bike, Run, ICC Surf to City Entries Now Open

Nathan Burdon - southlandsport.com - Feb 14, 2019

Entries are now open for the 2019 ICC Surf to City. The largest event on the Sport Southland calendar, the ICC Surf to City attracts about 3500…

$316,000 Boost To Government Insulation Programme In Southland
Community, News
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Community, News
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$316,000 Boost To Government Insulation Programme In Southland

News Desk - Feb 05, 2019

Southland community organisations have contributed $316,000 to the Government’s new insulation programme Warmer Kiwi Homes in Southland this year, making it even lower cost to homeowners, the…

New Barbecue Installed At Russell Square
Community, Invercargill City Council
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Community, Invercargill City Council
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New Barbecue Installed At Russell Square

News Desk - Jan 22, 2019

Visitors to Russell Square can now enjoy a family barbecue, thanks to an initiative from the Rotary Club of Invercargill South and Invercargill City Council. To mark…

Southern DHB Preparing For NZRDA Strike, Contacting Affected Patients Directly
Community, News
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Community, News
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Southern DHB Preparing For NZRDA Strike, Contacting Affected Patients Directly

News Desk - Jan 10, 2019

Southern DHB continues to plan for the two-day strike by members of the New Zealand Resident Doctors’ Association (NZRDA), due to take place on Tuesday 15 January…

Holiday Programme Set To Make Summer Extra Fun!
Community, Kids & Family
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Community, Kids & Family
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Holiday Programme Set To Make Summer Extra Fun!

News Desk - Jan 04, 2019

There’s plenty to look forward to starting next few weeks with the start of the Southland District Council Holiday Programme. Staff at Venture Southland, who coordinate the…

Southland Museum and Art Gallery Temporary Museum Location Confirmed
Community, News
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Community, News
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Southland Museum and Art Gallery Temporary Museum Location Confirmed

News Desk - Jan 03, 2019

Southland Museum and Art Gallery temporary museum location found The Southland Museum and Art Gallery (SMAG) Board today agreed to lease an inner-city building to house the…

2019 New Year Honours (full list) Mayor Tim Now Sir Tim
Community, News
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Community, News
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2019 New Year Honours (full list) Mayor Tim Now Sir Tim

News Desk - Dec 31, 2018

Here is the full list with our very own Invercargill Mayor Tim now Sir Tim. THE NEW ZEALAND ORDER OF MERIT GNZM (Order of New Zealand) Sir…

Play Pods A Big Hit With Kids
Community, Kids & Family
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Community, Kids & Family
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Play Pods A Big Hit With Kids

News Desk - Dec 25, 2018

Play Pods, a locally designed initiative aimed at fostering a love of play, has proven to be a hit in Southland. Created with insights and feedback from…