There are no hard feelings from Shrek the sheep's camp in
Tarras towards Twizel merino Big Ben, who has officially
snatched Shrek's unofficial world record for the heaviest
Luggate Staffordshire-cross Bohdi was likely celebrating with
a dog treat last night, after the Queenstown Lakes District
Council decided he was not a threat.
Australian claims to the world's woolliest sheep title,
record-holder Shrek, of Tarras, has been officially beaten by
a fellow New Zealander from just 100km up the road.
Central Otago kayakers are ''delighted'' a proposed
electricity substation near the Hawea Whitewater Park has
been deemed inappropriate by the Queenstown Lakes District
To muzzle or not to muzzle?
Capturing the ''multi-faceted personality'' of New Zealand's
most high-profile sheep was a challenge relished by sculptor
Danielle Oylear has urged the driver believed to be involved
in the death of her partner Rutger Hale last year to clear
The mystery object which killed driver Rutger Telford Hale on
State Highway 6 near Lake Hawea last year almost certainly
came from an oncoming vehicle and caused the ''most unusual
wound'' a pathologist had seen in 30 years of practice.
Southland meat processor South Pacific Meats (SPM) has been
ordered to pay $20,000 for blocking union workers from its
The mystery object which killed Rutger Telford Hale while he
was driving on State Highway 6 near Lake Hawea last year
almost certainly came from an oncoming vehicle.
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