fbpx

Head Swim Teacher Retires After 22 Years

On Friday (1st February) Splash Palace Head Swim Teacher Marie McQueen retired after 22 years of teaching Swimming Lessons and running the Splash Palace Swim School .

Southland has been very privileged to have had Marie over these years, she has developed not only the Swim School that has a Swimming New Zealand Gold Star rating but also the ILT Schools Swimming Progamme. We can only imagine the number of students Marie has taught and overseen during this time but are thankful they have all been given an important life skill. We would like to thank Marie for her dedicated service and wish her all the very best in retirement, its now time to relax and spend time with your family.

Source: Splash Palace

Stags Win By 1
News, Sports
1324 views
News, Sports
1324 views

Stags Win By 1

Malcolm Gayfer - Sep 27, 2020

The Southland Stags have won at home, beating North Harbour 11 - 10 The Stags unbeaten at home so far…

Young & Old Shine At Cycling Championships
News, Southland
593 views
News, Southland
593 views

Young & Old Shine At Cycling Championships

Eugene Bonthuys - Cycling Southland - Sep 26, 2020

Champions were crowned in categories ranging from under 13 to 85-plus in the Outdoor H&J Smith Southland Road and Time…

Golf Southland News
News, Southland
383 views
News, Southland
383 views

Golf Southland News

Jerrie Valli - Sep 25, 2020

MLT Presidents Pennants Invercargill B are the 2020 MLT Presidents Pennants champions. The team, which included Matt Tautari, Tyler McLean,…

SIT Zero Fees Southland Stags v North Harbour Team (full list)
News, Southland
348 views
News, Southland
348 views

SIT Zero Fees Southland Stags v North Harbour Team (full list)

Southland Sports News - Sep 24, 2020

This Saturday 4.35pm Rugby Park Stadium SIT Zero Fees Southland Stags v North Harbour The time has come for Stags…

Young Referees on a Pathway to The Top
News, Sports
227 views
News, Sports
227 views

Young Referees on a Pathway to The Top

Lindsay Beer - Sep 21, 2020

Southland Football is in the fortunate position of having several youthful referees taking advantage of the pathways the sport offers.…

Police Seek Witnesses to Edendale Crash
News, Southland
1112 views
News, Southland
1112 views

Police Seek Witnesses to Edendale Crash

News Desk - Sep 29, 2020

Wyndham and Mataura Police are seeking witnesses to a serious crash that occurred on the the Edendale Woodlands Highway (SH1)…

UPDATED: Snow To Low Levels, Cold Southwesterlies, Severe Gales
News, Southland
1808 views
News, Southland
1808 views

UPDATED: Snow To Low Levels, Cold Southwesterlies, Severe Gales

News Desk - Sep 29, 2020

A strong and very cold southwesterly airstream will bring further snow to low levels in parts the South Island, and…

Latest TVNZ Poll Labour Down, National Up, Act up at 8%
Election 2020, News
228 views
Election 2020, News
228 views

Latest TVNZ Poll Labour Down, National Up, Act up at 8%

News Desk - Sep 29, 2020

TVNZ's latest Colmar Brunton poll has Labour on 47 percent, National on 33 percent - with Labour unable to govern…

Free Public Lecture on How to Keep a Healthy Heart
Health & Fitness, News
469 views
Health & Fitness, News
469 views

Free Public Lecture on How to Keep a Healthy Heart

News Desk - Sep 28, 2020

Southlanders are invited to attend another free public lecture on one of the most common health issues facing people in…

Rakiura Maori Welcome PGF Funding for Wilderness Experience Project
News, Southland
92 views
News, Southland
92 views

Rakiura Maori Welcome PGF Funding for Wilderness Experience Project

News Desk - Sep 28, 2020

The Rakiura Maori Lands Trust (RMLT) is welcoming a $2.15 million funding boost from the Provincial Growth Fund for its…