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qldc worker

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Increased flushing of wet wipes concerns QLDC

A QLDC contractor lowered into Wanaka's Project Pure Waste Water Treatment Plant to undertake repairs last year A large spike in the number of wet wipes being flushed down our district’s......Read More +

Motatapu start line

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4000 athletes to take on Motatapu this weekend

Close to 4,000 participants from around New Zealand and 19 countries around the world will this weekend enjoy the best that Central Otago has to offer as they take in......Read More +

Karl Coombes Jen Parr Craig Carter Bronwyn Carter at the Royal Easter Show Wine Awards

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Central Otago winery bags massive haul of awards

Karl Coombes, Jen Parr, Craig Carter, Bronwyn Carter at the Royal Easter Show Wine Awards over the weekend Central Otago winery Valli Vineyards has bagged a string of awards over the......Read More +

cruise for a cure 2019

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Fiordland Trails & St John's Central Otago ambulance station to benefit from Cruise-for-a-Cause

2019 Cruise for a Cause The Fiordland Trails Trust and St John’s new Central Otago ambulance station are set to benefit from Real Journeys annual Cruise-for-a-Cause fundraiser this year....Read More +

New kiwis citizenship

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Say Kia ora to our region's newest Kiwis!

99 people received their New Zealand citizenship at the Queenstown Lakes District’s largest-ever citizenship ceremony on Tuesday 3 March....Read More +

Albert Town Bridge

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A brief history of... Albert Town

In the first of our local community series, "A brief history of. . . ", Georgia Merton discovers what makes Albert Town - Wānaka's fast-growing riverside suburb, tick....Read More +

medicinal cannabis cultivation

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Fields of green: Is medicinal cannabis the new Central Otago pinot?

A Cromwell based medicinal cannabis company is forging ahead with plans to develop a cultivation, research and manufacturing business in the heart of wine country....Read More +

1 Millbrook Cricket

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All Blacks & Black Caps set to square off in Queenstown

A star-studded team featuring legends of golf, rugby and cricket will line up against some of Queenstown’s best cricketers as a curtain-raiser for this year’s 101st New Zealand Open....Read More +

cromwell cherries and grapes

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Cherries & grapes elected to the Big Fruit in landslide poll

The people have spoken and the result is clear - Cromwell wants more fruit....Read More +

CromwellEntrance

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Straight outta Crommers: 5 cool things you may not know about Cromwell

What's the deal with the Big Fruit?Taihape has its gumboot, Ohakune, a carrot, and Rakaia, a trout....Read More +

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