Tag: Southland District Council

Surface Flooding On These Roads – Southland Rivers On alert After Heavy Rainfall
Environment, News
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Environment, News
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Surface Flooding On These Roads – Southland Rivers On alert After Heavy Rainfall

News Desk - Dec 06, 2018

Southland residents have been advised to check for flood warnings as rivers continue to rise after heavy rainfall yesterday. More than 80 millimetres of rain was recorded…

Take Care On These Southland Road Due To Surface Flooding
News, Southland District Council
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News, Southland District Council
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Take Care On These Southland Road Due To Surface Flooding

News Desk - Dec 05, 2018

Drivers are asked to take care across Southland as the heavy rain last night has caused flooding on many roads, particularly in the central and northern areas.…

Waituna Freshwater Management Programme Taking Shape
News
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News
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Waituna Freshwater Management Programme Taking Shape

News Desk - Nov 13, 2018

Several pieces of the $13.3 million Whakamana te Waituna programme are taking shape as part of the five-year catchment management programme in and around the internationally renowned…

Holiday Programme Set To Make Summer Extra Fun!
Community, Kids & Family
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Community, Kids & Family
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Holiday Programme Set To Make Summer Extra Fun!

News Desk - Nov 11, 2018

There’s plenty to look forward to over the next couple of months with Christmas, the start of the New Year and of course, the Southland District Council…

Opinion: Gary Tong – Spring Means Events Season Starts
Opinion, Southland
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Opinion, Southland
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Opinion: Gary Tong – Spring Means Events Season Starts

Gary Tong - Oct 16, 2018

Spring means events season starts is ramping up and it always amazes me the breadth of things to do in Southland when the sun is shining –…

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…

Snow Warning For Fiordland And Inland Southland
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Snow Warning For Fiordland And Inland Southland

News Desk - Oct 10, 2018

The Blackmount-Redcliff Road was closed due to heavy snow and some vehicles were stuck on the road and has been cleared. The Lake Monowai turnoff has been…

Edendale Highway SH1 Realignment (video)
News, Southland District Council
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News, Southland District Council
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Edendale Highway SH1 Realignment (video)

News Desk - Oct 10, 2018

Here's a rather excellent video showing progress so far on construction of the highway realignment at Edendale. Construction progress fly-through of the SH1 Edendale realignment project. This…

Successful Prosecution For Littering In Southland District
News, Southland District Council
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News, Southland District Council
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Successful Prosecution For Littering In Southland District

News Desk - Aug 28, 2018

Southland District Council has taken a stance on litter nuisance, successfully prosecuting a person for littering. Environmental health manager Michael Sarfaiti says it chose to prosecute Shayde…

Camping Reserve Closed Due To Tree Felling
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Camping Reserve Closed Due To Tree Felling

News Desk - Aug 25, 2018

The camping reserve on the west side of the Thornbury Bridge has been closed temporarily due to the condition of the trees, which are not safe to…