"Big tick for quake work on building" Oamaru Mail reporting on Rabobank earthquake strengthening.
Otago Conservation Management Strategy Consultation:
"You are invited to make a submission; these are due with us no later than 4.30pm on Friday 13 September 2013."
'Exciting' finds at historic corner Oamaru Mail interviews archaeologist on Bee's Corner unveiled during Broadband roll out.
"Wizard battles for his city" Oamaru Mail interviews The Wizard with Christchurch (...a "spiritual disaster"...) and Oamaru ("I do just love Oamaru,") discussed.
The Dinner will be in Fleur's Loan & Merc Restaurant in Oamaru's stunning historic precinct.
http://www.oamaruscott100.org.nz/Scott 100 Dinner
Guest speakers will entertain throughout the evening including James Blake, son of the late Sir Peter Blake and Pippa Lady Blake.
Professor Sir David Skegg, President of the Royal Society of New Zealand, and Mrs Philippa Foster Back, Chair of the United Kingdom Antarctic Heritage Trust, will also be present and contributing to the occasion. Other international guests include Zoe Young the granddaughter of Kathleen Scott and Lord Kennet. (more…)
'Bring back Oamaru's Victorian branding' Oamaru Mail interviews David Wilson and quotes response from Tourism Waitaki.
"Victorians honoured" Oamaru Mail reports on presentation to Waitaki District Council by Oamaru Victorian Heritage Celebrations chairman Peter Amyes. The theme for 2013 is announced.
"Heritage icon's fate still up in air" Oamaru Mail reports on AGM where Oamaru Victorian Heritage Celebrations future discussed.
"Plea to support Heritage event" Oamaru Herald reports on the future of the Oamaru Victorian Heritage Celebrations. Event Chair Peter Amyes quoted in article that "...Waitaki District Council cutting its funding support in half and ceasing contributions altogether in 2014, the organisation faced losing volunteers for the committee and for individual activities."