Bluff Oyster Festival Cancelled
Covid-19, News
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Covid-19, News
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Bluff Oyster Festival Cancelled

News Desk - Mar 18, 2020

The world-famous Bluff Oyster Festival is the latest victim of the Coronavirus with the events cancellation. Committe member, Kylie Fowler said, "We will be releasing refund information…

Warbirds Over Wanaka Cancelled
Covid-19, News
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Covid-19, News
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Warbirds Over Wanaka Cancelled

News Desk - Mar 17, 2020

Warbirds Over Wanaka has been cancelled by orgaisers, due to the Coronavirus. A statement was published on the Warbirds Over Wanaka website. Read it below. WARBIRDS OVER…

Auckland-Invercargill Direct Flights ‘Game Changer’ For Southland
Business, News
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Business, News
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Auckland-Invercargill Direct Flights ‘Game Changer’ For Southland

News Desk - Jan 27, 2020

Southlanders are embracing a new direct jet flight connecting them to Auckland with more than 46,000 seats already sold. The inaugural Auckland - Invercargill flight was heralded as a…

City Block Demolition Set To Start After Failed Court Attempt
Business, News
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Business, News
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City Block Demolition Set To Start After Failed Court Attempt

News Desk - Jan 21, 2020

Invercargill Central Limited is pleased to announce demolition is set to begin, following a hearing at the Christchurch High Court today. Demolition was due to commence on…

Construction Begins On The Langlands Hotel
Business, News
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Business, News
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Construction Begins On The Langlands Hotel

News Desk - Jan 17, 2020

The Langlands site is a hive of activity with construction of the inner-city hotel now underway. Building consent for stage one of the ILT’s $40 million development…

Bluff Oyster Festival – SOLD OUT
Bluff, News
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Bluff, News
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Bluff Oyster Festival – SOLD OUT

News Desk - Jan 15, 2020

The 2020 Bluff Oyster festival has sold out already a month earlier than last years event. Bluff Oyster Festival committee member Kylie Fowler said "It's our earliest…

Rafting Operation Approved On Mataura and Oreti Rivers
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Rafting Operation Approved On Mataura and Oreti Rivers

News Desk - Jan 10, 2020

Southland District Council has granted resource consent for a commercial rafting operation on the Mataura and Oreti rivers. Team leader resource management Marcus Roy confirmed consent had…

First Look: Updated City Centre Redevelopment Images
News, Tourism
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News, Tourism
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First Look: Updated City Centre Redevelopment Images

News Desk - Jan 07, 2020

Invercargill Central Limited today (Thursday 12th) released updated computer renders of the development showing the detail of the facades on Esk and Tay Streets. Careful consideration has…

Rakiura Maori Aim To Create Great Southern Ocean Walk
Community, News
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Community, News
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Rakiura Maori Aim To Create Great Southern Ocean Walk

News Desk - Jan 02, 2020

A plan to create a guided, cultural, multi-day walk along stunning coastlines and in virgin forests on Rakiura/Stewart Island is progressing thanks to recently secured funding. Rakiura…

Motorsport Legend George Begg Coming Home
Motor Sport, News
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Motor Sport, News
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Motorsport Legend George Begg Coming Home

News Desk - Dec 17, 2019

George Begg is a name those with even a fleeting interest in 1950s and 1960s motorsport admire. Begg had an illustrious career racing motorcycles in Britain and,…