Sally Rae

Books to help Aids orphans

Books to help Aids orphans

African-born Getrude Matshe was in Oamaru yesterday to pick up a very special consignment of books.

Heritage outfitting a bargain

Heritage outfitting a bargain

When it comes to old-fashioned fashion, Pamela Lee knows all the tricks of the trade.

Variety of boats on show at regatta

Variety of boats on show at regatta

The Oamaru harbour regatta was held at Friendly Bay yesterday.

Services to Waimate recognised

Services to Waimate recognised

The voluntary community service of four Waimate district residents has been recognised by the Waimate District Council at its first civic awards.

Art from junk

Art from junk

Nancy Bell's plans to build a cow were scotched when she could not find all the necessary parts to make the head and body.

Good stick returns to ensure trials special

Good stick returns to ensure trials special

Warren Brown is never short of a stick.

Community clubs get together

Community clubs get together

Members of the public had an opportunity to explore Oamaru's Opera House and learn about different clubs and organisations during the annual Club Day on Saturday.

A little lamb goes a way to help fund new teacher

A little lamb goes a way to help fund new teacher

It's lambing time at Palmerston Primary School.

Heading and hunting for 125 years

Heading and hunting for 125 years

The Waitaki Collie Dog Club will hold its 125th anniversary trials at Hakataramea tomorrow and Monday. Sally Rae meets some of the people involved with the club, which has a long, proud history.

Life member still loves trials and 'having a yarn'

Life member still loves trials and 'having a yarn'

Mona Fraser has the unusual distinction of serving on both the men's and ladies' committees of the Waitaki Collie Dog Club.