Yellow Rose Day

Say thank you! The Zonta Club of Oamaru invites you to nominate a local woman you know, to receive a yellow rose on the 8th March as a thank you for going beyond the call of duty, making the day lighter and brighter for others. Give someone special a special Continue Reading

Fun fact

World Book Day is a yearly event, organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), to promote reading, publishing and copyright. In the United Kingdom (and New Zealand), the day is recognized on the first Thursday in March.

Eye and vision problems

The eye is very complex and injury or disease can easily damage your eye beyond repair. It’s important to know what symptoms can indicate a threat to your vision. If you or a family member has lost vision (can’t see) in one or both eyes, see your doctor as soon Continue Reading

Rockvale Stone & Garden

The last day of February – and Autumn begins: Hopefully a settling time weatherwise. Today Tuesday 21st has been the perfect Summer day – hot with cornflower blue skies – too hot to be busy in the garden which was good for me after such a busy week prior and Continue Reading

Oamaru Harbour Breakwater

Oamaru Harbour BREAKWATER Just the facts! Made from concrete because there is no suitable construction stone such as granite in NZ, the breakwater is a heritage structure of national civil engineering significance. Commissioned by a Trust which set out to make a “gated dock” on the opposite beach over by Continue Reading