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Toxic Waste In Mataura Won’t Be Removed This Year
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Toxic Waste In Mataura Won’t Be Removed This Year

News Desk - Dec 11, 2020

Hopes the thousands of tonnes of toxic waste stored in Mataura would be removed this year are now gone. The Environment Court mediation between the Environmental Defence…

Gore and Mataura wastewater Management Strategy
Environment, Gore
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Environment, Gore
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Gore and Mataura wastewater Management Strategy

News Desk - Nov 05, 2020

The Gore District Council plans to significantly improve the quality of wastewater being discharged into the Mataura River over the next 30 years. The long term strategy…

Court Action Brings Hope to Mataura Residents of Toxic Waste Dispute Resolution
Community, Mataura
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Community, Mataura
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Court Action Brings Hope to Mataura Residents of Toxic Waste Dispute Resolution

News Desk - Oct 01, 2020

There is renewed hope Mataura may finally be freed of the burden of more than 10,000 tonnes of potentially toxic waste. Court action taken by the Environmental…

Witnesses Sought After Mataura Robbery
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Witnesses Sought After Mataura Robbery

News Desk - Aug 04, 2020

Police are asking for the public's help after a man was seen on a number of properties on Old Coach Road on Friday 31 July. He was…

Police Reminder, Secure Your Property, Investigating Mataura Burglaries
2020 Floods, News
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2020 Floods, News
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Police Reminder, Secure Your Property, Investigating Mataura Burglaries

News Desk - Feb 10, 2020

Southern Police are reminding people to keep their homes and property secure after two recent burglaries in the Mataura area. We've seen an amazing response from people…

Important Information For People Returning To Flood Affected Homes
2020 Floods, News
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2020 Floods, News
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Important Information For People Returning To Flood Affected Homes

News Desk - Feb 08, 2020

Emergency Management Southland Update: MATAURA REOPENS Mataura was reopened to residents at 6.00pm tonight. There is still some areas of surface flooding. The worst affected areas are:…

Mataura Reopens To Residents
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Mataura Reopens To Residents

News Desk - Feb 06, 2020

There may be a number of properties that are inundated or un-inhabitable. These are properties without water, a flushing toilet, or excessive dampness that could cause respiratory…

UPDATED: Roads Reopening, Wyndham Residents Returning, Mataura Still Being Assessed
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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UPDATED: Roads Reopening, Wyndham Residents Returning, Mataura Still Being Assessed

News Desk - Feb 06, 2020

Feb 6, 5:28 PM  Southland District Council and Highways South roading update. Following a fly over of the lower Mataura area we can confirm the preferred option…

Gore and Mataura Being Evacuated
2020 Floods, Gore
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2020 Floods, Gore
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Gore and Mataura Being Evacuated

News Desk - Feb 05, 2020

Update: 8:25am Power has been cut to the East Gore flooding area and will soon be cut to the other areas identified as evacuation zones in Gore. Please…

Flashback – The 100 Year Flood 1978 (Part 1)
Old Invercargill
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Old Invercargill
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Flashback – The 100 Year Flood 1978 (Part 1)

Old Invercargill - Oct 12, 2018

This weekend marks the 40th anniversary of the the 100 Year Flood. We have part 1 of the look back from a book covering what was named…