35 days ago

Central Otago mayoralty race under way

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Central Otago News

Central Otago major Tim Cadogan, faces a challenge from Cr Victoria Bonham for the mayoral chains.

Five people are running for the Cromwell ward, which has four vacancies, and 11 people are running for the Vincent ward, which has five vacancies.

The Maniototo and Teviot Valley wards each have one nomination.

Eight people are vying for the four seats available on the Cromwell Community Board, five for the Maniototo Community Board (four vacancies), seven for the Vincent Community Board (four vacancies), and five for the Teviot Valley Community Board (four vacancies).

Click the link below to see the full list of candidates.

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1 day ago

WATCH: How Mr & Mrs Gock Saved the Kumara

The Team from Play Stuff

Play Stuff Short Doco: When New Zealand gave two young Chinese refugees citizenship in the 1940’s they found an unlikely way to return the gift – by saving the almighty kumara. Watch now

1 day ago

Being Kiwi: Have you experienced racism?

Stacey Reporter from Stuff

New Zealand is renowned for being friendly and welcoming but is that true for everyone?

Stuff is asking readers to share their experiences of racism by taking part in this short survey.

Being Kiwi is a project looking at the experiences of life in New Zealand for people of all cultures. It calls for the collection of official statistics on hate crimes, looks at discrimination in our schools and takes a stroll through Auckland, now one of the most diverse cities in the world.

To take part in the survey, click here

1 day ago


The Team from Neighbourly Property

Set sale by 11/10/2019 4:00pm

Yes that's right this property has two titles!
Four bedroom grand Colonial homestead on three levels with a double basement garage on the first level.
Open plan lounge, dining and new kitchen with great storage, in-built woodburner and heat pump for heating and cooling.
Two bedrooms, bathroom and laundry on second level, along with a covered veranda ideal to sit relax and enjoy the vista of the surrounding mountains.
Upstairs there is two more bedrooms and another bathroom with even more amazing views overlooking the Clyde township.
Beautiful gardens have been created with mature trees, a fabulous outdoor patio area which is private and sunny. At the bottom of the garden is a storage/man shed.
This is an ideal location close to the heart of Clyde and an easy stroll to the cafés, resturants and cinema.

Set Sale Friday 11 October 2019, 4 pm (unless sold prior)