A review into the possibility of introducing early-bird free
parking in Oamaru's central business district (CBD) has found
that either motorists or local businesses would have to cover
more than $9500 in lost revenue for one hour of free parking.
A discussion between an Oamaru businessman and a Picton
carver about how to make use of two tree trunks at the
Friendly Bay Playground in Oamaru will leave future
generations with an artistic legacy lasting a century or
New traffic arrangements due to be implemented on Tekapo
Canal Rd will mean anglers will retain road access to the
Tekapo canal, but will no longer be able to use the road as a
short cut from Lake Pukaki to Lake Tekapo.