Friday Flashback
Old Invercargill
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Old Invercargill
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Friday Flashback

Old Invercargill - Mar 21, 2020

Today we have some old images from the 100 Year centennial supplement 1861-1961 of 'The Southland Daily News' (not to be confused with The Southland Times) The…

Old Invercargill Wednesday Windback
Old Invercargill
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Old Invercargill
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Old Invercargill Wednesday Windback

Old Invercargill - Mar 18, 2020

Today's Wednesday Windback features clippings from a 1996 Property Press. Back in the 1990's Invercargill had real estate companies such as Ross Green Century 21, Challenge, Todds,…

Flashback Friday: Regent Theatre In Ruins
News, Old Invercargill
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News, Old Invercargill
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Flashback Friday: Regent Theatre In Ruins

Old Invercargill - Mar 13, 2020

With Invercargill's block between Dee, Esk, Kelvin and Tay streets now a construction site which you can see right through, it seems like a time to reflect…

What New Zealand History Should Be Taught In Southland Schools?
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News, Old Invercargill
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What New Zealand History Should Be Taught In Southland Schools?

News Desk - Feb 23, 2020

The past and the future will be in focus as Heritage South’s Southland Heritage Month 2020 opens up a discussion around what stories Southland students should be…

Friday Flashback
Motoring, Old Invercargill
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Motoring, Old Invercargill
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Friday Flashback

Old Invercargill - Feb 16, 2020

Today we take a look back at car adverts and classifieds from the 1980's when Ford Cortina before Telstar, Mitsubishi Lancer, Honda Accord and Toyota Corolla. Who…

Flashback – It’s In The Bag – Direct From Invercargill (1989)
Old Invercargill
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Old Invercargill
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Flashback – It’s In The Bag – Direct From Invercargill (1989)

News Desk - Feb 16, 2020

Who remembers one of our most popular tv games shows 'It's In The Bag'? Here is a classic episode filmed with a live audience at the Invercargill Civic…

1984 Southland Floods Video
News, Old Invercargill
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News, Old Invercargill
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1984 Southland Floods Video

Old Invercargill - Feb 09, 2020

It was 36 years ago on Friday 27th January 1984 Southland suffered from a major flood. Here's a video that covers the events before, during and after…

It Was 36 Years Since the 1984 Southland Flood
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News, Old Invercargill
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It Was 36 Years Since the 1984 Southland Flood

Old Invercargill - Feb 09, 2020

It was 36 years on 27-31st January 1984 it rained solidly for days around Invercargill and Southland suffered severe flooding. Friday 27th January 1984 was named Southland's Black…

Old Invercargill Flashback – Cambridge Arcade
Old Invercargill
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Old Invercargill
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Old Invercargill Flashback – Cambridge Arcade

News Desk - Jan 12, 2020

With only weeks now till the demolition, take a look back when Cambridge Arcade was in its prime. Before it slowly went downhill. The facade will be…

Invercargills Time With Trams
Old Invercargill
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Old Invercargill
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Invercargills Time With Trams

Old Invercargill - Jan 08, 2020

Electric trams once operated in eight New Zealand cities including Invercargill. Although Invercargills earlier trams were horse drawn (1881-1912), electric tram lines had arrived by 1912 with…