Entrance designed to entice visitors

With a specially designed paved area from Thames Street, the proposed entrance to the new cultural facility has been designed to capture the imagination of the public and lead them into the new facility that will showcase Waitaki’s heritage and artefacts. Architect John McKenzie has created the concept drawings showing Continue Reading

Rockvale Stone and Garden

September – the season of new beginnings and some beautiful early Spring days experienced here in North Otago over the last week, to enco urage buds to swell and burst, birds to get busy buildings nests and newborn lambs enjoy a warm welcome. Slower to start here this year, but Continue Reading


An allergy is when your body’s immune system reacts to normally harmless substances that it sees as harmful. The allergy-causing substances are called allergens. Your body’s immune system is a natural defence against infection and other foreign material. If you are allergic to something, your immune system will react every Continue Reading

Top Repairs

Top Repairs are a newly located business to Oamaru and is owned by Steve & Lynn Laughton, they have been operating through the greater South Island for the past 3 years. TOP REPAIRS work predominately for the Insurance, Property Management and Hotel/ Motel Industries, specialising in onsite repairs to Benchtops, Continue Reading


When it comes to improving land and water management practices, The North Otago Sustainable Land management Group (NOSLaM) is leading the way. The Otago Regional Council (ORC) has adopted a Regional Water Plan that identifies good water quality standards that both urban and rural communities need to work toward together Continue Reading