Sally Rae

Tunnel power some years off

Tunnel power some years off

The first power from Meridian Energy's proposed new hydro-electric scheme on the north bank of the lower Waitaki River would probably not be generated until between 2018 and 2020.

Penny-farthing theft reported

Penny-farthing theft reported

Missing in action - one very large bicycle.

Treasure trove

Treasure trove

Diane Kane's backyard can be summed up, in the words of the inimitable Lynn of Tawa, as a "visual symphony".

New holiday park owner liking change

New holiday park owner liking change

From Australia to France to a holiday park near the Waitaki River - it has been quite a journey for Derek Chapple.

Dancer going to the source

Dancer going to the source

Tribal dancer Ra McRostie is bound for Africa.

Rugby: Man for all seasons claims cup double

Rugby: Man for all seasons claims cup double

Dave Simpson's cup really does runneth over.

Something in the air

Something in the air

Even steampunked belly dancers made an appearance at a steampunk street party in Oamaru on Saturday night.

Rugby: Old Golds stack up silverware

Rugby: Old Golds stack up silverware

"Let's go, gold."

The unmistakable voice of North Otago Rugby Supporters Club stalwart Chris Rawson rang out across the embankment at Whitestone Contracting Stadium on Saturday afternoon as his beloved Old Golds crushed Wanganui 39-18 to win the Meads Cup.

Best of friends

Best of friends

Kurow went to the dogs on Saturday - and the lambs, goats and ponies.

Rugby: Final not soon enough for Patston

Rugby: Final not soon enough for Patston

Ben Patston is looking forward to tomorrow "big time".