Old Invercargill: Southland Museum & Art Gallery – Video
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Old Invercargill
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Old Invercargill: Southland Museum & Art Gallery – Video

Old Invercargill - Apr 14, 2018

Old Invercargill and Whats On Invers wanted to get behind the glorious history of our region with a new video series. Each episode, "Old Invercargill" will feature…

Old Invercargill Flashback – 1980’s Car Sales Adverts
Motoring
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Motoring
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Old Invercargill Flashback – 1980’s Car Sales Adverts

Old Invercargill - Apr 01, 2018

Today we take a look back at some old car sales adverts including Macaulay Ford, Graham Motors, Frazer & Smith, Viking Motors, Preston Auto Court from the…

Friday Flashback
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Old Invercargill
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Friday Flashback

Old Invercargill - Mar 30, 2018

Today we have more from the 12th June 1997 featuring a mix of old car, booze, cellphone adverts, plus stories about Sid Cummings, Shannon Cooper Garland and…

Wednesday Windback
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Old Invercargill
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Wednesday Windback

Old Invercargill - Mar 21, 2018

Look, back at some old car adverts including some best of British like Morris, Land Rover, Triumph. Plus Elles Services (BP) opens for business. A tree trunk…

Wednesday Windback
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Old Invercargill
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Wednesday Windback

Old Invercargill - Mar 14, 2018

With news of major redevelopment for our City Centre today we windback to the late 1980's featuring election flyers for the local body elections with the Mayor…

Flashback – Removal Of Invercargill Tram Tracks (video & pics)
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Old Invercargill
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Flashback – Removal Of Invercargill Tram Tracks (video & pics)

Old Invercargill - Mar 10, 2018

Work started to add trams (from 1881 - 1912) they were drawn by horse and in 1912 electric trams were put into service with a tram barn…

Friday Flashback – Southland A&P Show – Royal Visit Edition
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Old Invercargill
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Friday Flashback – Southland A&P Show – Royal Visit Edition

News Desk - Mar 02, 2018

On Saturday the Southland A&P Association celebrate the shows 150th Southland anniversary to celebrate, today's Flashback we travel back to 19th March 1970 Royal visit to Southland…

1984 Southland Floods Video
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Old Invercargill
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1984 Southland Floods Video

Old Invercargill - Jan 31, 2018

It was 34 years ago on 27th January 1984 Southland suffered from a major flood. Here's the a video that covers the events before, during and after…

This Week Marks 34 Years Since the 1984 Southland Floods
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News
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This Week Marks 34 Years Since the 1984 Southland Floods

Old Invercargill - Jan 28, 2018

34 years ago this week 27-31st January 1984 it rained solid for days and areas around Invercargill and Southland suffered severe flooding. Friday 27th January 1984 was…

Flashback – Southand’s Black Friday The January 1984 Flood Book
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Old Invercargill
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Flashback – Southand’s Black Friday The January 1984 Flood Book

Old Invercargill - Jan 27, 2018

Thirty three years ago today, at 4am on a Friday 27th January 1984, Invercargill declared a state of emergency. By 10am that morning it had been extended…