13 June, 2019

Matariki focus on well-being

MURIHIKU Matariki Cultural Trust is shining a light on Matariki celebrations in the south. Chairman Jay Coote said the goal of the newly-formed trust was to educate Murihiku about Matariki…

11 June, 2019

A decade of enriching young minds

Invercargill’s young minds enriched through a dedicated gifted education programme.

1 June, 2019

Working to support families

Southland families assured of support during tough times.

7 June, 2019

Southland’s fire history preserved

Preserving and showcasing Southland’s fire history is a passion for volunteers.

3 June, 2019

Support in action for people with disabilities

Support for disabled people in Invercargill assured for another year through CCS Disability Action, Southland.

5 June, 2019

Matariki beckons, brightly, for Southland

Te Timatanga Hou, Te Ara Hou- New beginnings. New pathways Exciting things happen through building relationships, a strong and shared vision, combined with planning, hard work, passion and enthusiasm. The celebration…

17 May, 2019

New uniforms boost school pride

New River Primary School pupils’ new sports uniforms helps to engender pride in their school.

16 May, 2019

Southlanders encouraged to take a swing at table tennis

Southland table tennis wants to get more people picking up a paddle. Apologies from the get-go – the official International Table Tennis Federation parlance for the thing that you hit…

8 May, 2019

Support for children with disabilities

Parents raising children with disabilities are not raising them in isolation.

7 May, 2019

Fresh approach to PE

Sport NZ is doubling the reach of its Play.sport pilot by adding 40 new primary and intermediate schools in Waikato and Southland in partnership with regional sports trusts Sport Waikato…

6 May, 2019

Putting their best feet forward

Blue Jays are able to put their best foot forward after a boost from the ILT Foundation.

2 May, 2019

Fifth annual Southland Brick-Show a success

Toddlers, octogenarians, and all ages in between, converged on Invercargill at the weekend, to see the creative Lego displays, of the fifth annual Southland Brick-Show. There were queues outside Stadium…

30 April, 2019

SPCA animal welfare service given a step up

About the organisation  SPCA Invercargill Centre is the Southland branch of a national organisation dedicated to animal welfare.  The non-profit organisation provides support for animals found sick, injured, neglected or abandoned.  What the grant went…

28 April, 2019

A chance for a fresh start

AFTER years in and out of the justice system, one woman has found the support she needed to get her life back on the right track. One of 14 learner…

25 April, 2019

Southland Piping and Drumming Development Trust

Southland’s proud Scottish heritage passed on to the next generation.