Waimate is already buzzing about the revival of the Waimate 50 at Labour Weekend. Oamaru reporter Sally Rae talks to retailers and organisers about what the motorsport event will mean for the small South Canterbury town.
A bus crossed on to the wrong side of State Highway 1 in
Oamaru yesterday morning, went across a traffic island and
then on to a footpath, removing a street light, post box,
rubbish bin and street sign, police say.