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Free Public Lecture On Assisted Dying and End of Life Decisions
Community, Health & Fitness
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Community, Health & Fitness
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Free Public Lecture On Assisted Dying and End of Life Decisions

News Desk - Feb 26, 2020

Southlanders are invited to attend another free public lecture on one of the most challenging issues in medical ethics by a Southland Surgeon and Associate Professor who…

Festival Of Colour Comes To Gala Street Reserve
Community, News
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Community, News
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Festival Of Colour Comes To Gala Street Reserve

News Desk - Feb 26, 2020

Get ready for colour, fun, and entertainment, with a colour rush event set to hit Invercargill. Indian Community Southland Inc is thrilled to announce that Holi -…

Fernworth Primary School Celebrates New Name & Logo
Community, News
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Community, News
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Fernworth Primary School Celebrates New Name & Logo

News Desk - Feb 26, 2020

Fernworth Primary School is celebrating the new decade with a new vision and a new Māori name. After an official launch on Thursday evening (February 20th). Principal…

Get Your Team Ready For Relay For Life
Community, News
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Community, News
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Get Your Team Ready For Relay For Life

Jenna Van Der Hoorn - Feb 24, 2020

It’s that time again. The time when you gather a group together, camp out at ILT Stadium Southland, and take turns walking and running around a track…

Collaboration Adds Artistic Vibe To Construction Site
Community, News
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Community, News
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Collaboration Adds Artistic Vibe To Construction Site

News Desk - Feb 21, 2020

Invercargill’s inner city will soon feature a funky ‘open air’ art gallery. Hi Vis – The Art of Construction is set to transform the building site of…

The Hawthorndale Care Village Design Plans Well Underway
Community, News
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Community, News
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The Hawthorndale Care Village Design Plans Well Underway

News Desk - Feb 19, 2020

The Hawthorndale Care Village project team has confirmed the design team that will lead the design of the aged care facility in Invercargill and initial concept plans…

ILT Gifted Building & Land To Charity Hospital
Community, News
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Community, News
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ILT Gifted Building & Land To Charity Hospital

News Desk - Feb 19, 2020

An ‘unbelievably generous’ donation from ILT will ensure more people will be able to live happy and healthy lives alongside their families. The mission of the Southland…

SIT Engineering Student Wins National First Prize
Community, News
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Community, News
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SIT Engineering Student Wins National First Prize

News Desk - Feb 17, 2020

Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) student Josh Clarke’s final year project and presentation for his New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (NZDE), is a winner. Josh was awarded…

Southern District Police Targeting Organised Crime
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Community, News
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Southern District Police Targeting Organised Crime

News Desk - Feb 14, 2020

Southern Police are seeing excellent results targeting organised crime across the district. Since December 2019, more than 12 search warrants were executed at addresses throughout the district…

It’s Escape Week – Are You Prepared To Escape In A House Fire?
Community, News
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Community, News
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It’s Escape Week – Are You Prepared To Escape In A House Fire?

News Desk - Feb 12, 2020

This week (9 - 15 February) marks the start of Fire and Emergency New Zealand’s first ‘Escape Week’. Escape week focuses on making sure all New Zealanders…