Study Determines Port Pegasus Feasible But Presents Challenges For Salmon Farming
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Business, News
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Study Determines Port Pegasus Feasible But Presents Challenges For Salmon Farming

Editor - Oct 31, 2017

An extensive study into a proposal to establish salmon farming at Port Pegasus in Stewart Island has determined the location for aquaculture presents significant challenges for aquaculture. The…

Bluff Wild Oyster Fishery Given All Clear
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Business, News
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Bluff Wild Oyster Fishery Given All Clear

Editor - Oct 31, 2017

The latest testing of the Bluff wild oyster fishery shows no sign of Bonamia ostreae, says the Ministry for Primary Industries. The testing was part of MPI's…

Stewart Island Future In Community’s Hands
Community, News
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Community, News
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Stewart Island Future In Community’s Hands

Mal - Oct 28, 2017

Stewart Islanders are being encouraged to get involved in the development of a plan that will capture what the community wants for its future. Community consultant Sandra…

South Port Lifted By Positive Economic Tide
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Business, News
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South Port Lifted By Positive Economic Tide

Mal - Oct 27, 2017

South Port New Zealand Ltd, operator of the Port of Buff, has benefited from a long running positive economic cycle in the New Zealand economy which has supported growth…

Gore District Council To Host Major Economic Summit
Business, Rural
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Business, Rural
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Gore District Council To Host Major Economic Summit

Editor - Oct 18, 2017

The Gore District Council has this week announced a major economic summit that will bring together business and community representatives to share key opportunities and challenges facing…

Invercargill Licensing Trust Appoints New Chief Executive
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Business, News
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Invercargill Licensing Trust Appoints New Chief Executive

Editor - Oct 13, 2017

Chris Ramsay has been appointed to the helm of the Invercargill Licensing Trust. The current sales and marketing manager, Ramsay will replace Greg Mulvey as chief executive,…

Double Delight For World Shearing Champs
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Business, News
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Double Delight For World Shearing Champs

Editor - Oct 12, 2017

There was double delight for the World Shearing and Woolhandling Championships last night at the New Zealand Event Association’s Annual Awards in Auckland. The event was last…

100+ Submissions Received on Regional Development Proposal
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Business, News
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100+ Submissions Received on Regional Development Proposal

Editor - Oct 08, 2017

More than 100 submissions have been received on the Southland Mayoral Forum’s proposal for a regional development agency. The month-long submission period closed on Monday with 94…

Dig This Invercargill Now Open!
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Business, News
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Dig This Invercargill Now Open!

Editor - Oct 02, 2017

The official opening of Dig This Invercargill completes a six month project to bring Dig This from Las Vegas to Invercargill. Dig This continues to build on…

Fresh New Brand For Southland District Council
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News, Rural
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Fresh New Brand For Southland District Council

Editor - Oct 02, 2017

Today Southland District Council launches its new brand. With a slogan of leading the way, Council is setting some aspirational aims in its story of what it…