Reports and election of officers will be followed by a delicious afternoon tea. Everybody welcome.
Tag: Historic Places Central Otago
The Historic Places Central Otago Newsletter July 2014
can be downloaded at the following link:
HPCONewsletter 1 Final 040714
This is a unique opportunity to traverse four private sheep stations and follow the original route that the early pioneers took to travel to Central Otago in search of gold. We will follow in exactly the same tracks that the wagons went over and get some idea of the hardships and obstacles they faced.
We will be accompanied by Grahame Sydney, who will have available signed copies of his wonderful book, ‘Promised Land’ and he will be narrating some of the anecdotal history along the trail. (more…)
" Communities risk losing their histories if they choose to knock down old halls, Historic Places Central Otago chairman David White says.
''A lot of these old halls were memorial halls, built after the First World War,'' Mr White said. ..."
Historic Places Central Otago Chair David White was a member of the group responsible for producing this document.
"TOWARDS BETTER HERITAGE OUTCOMES FOR CENTRAL OTAGO"
"The purpose of this report is to ensure better heritage outcomes so that Central Otago ’s heritage is identified, preserved, protected, managed, respected and celebrated into the future."
An Invitation To Join Historic Places Central Otago On A Heritage Tour Of The Northburn Gold Diggings, Bendigo Station And Lindis River Area on Sunday 13 OctoberAn Invitation to join Historic Places Central Otago on a Heritage tour of the Northburn gold diggings, Bendigo Station and Lindis River area on Sunday 13 October
Tour starts at 9am at the Big Fruit on SH8B at Cromwell
BYO Lunch at Lindis Hotel ruins
On behalf of the committee of Historic Places Central Otago we welcome you to attend a guided tour of the Northburn, Bendigo and Lindis River area and finishing the day with a relaxed wine tasting at the Tarras Country Café. (more…)
Chairman’s Report for year ending 2013 (more…)
The Historic Places AGM was held at Olivers.
"This is a hands-on course that will introduce you to stone wall construction, lime pointing and mud pointing."
Details of the Stonemasonry course are at the following link:
"Heritage Stonemasonry Two-Day Course: Sat-Sun 11/12 May 2013"