Firewood has been in such hot demand this winter that a local
fundraising group thinks ''it's possible'' it can raise most
of the $300,000 it needs for a new building.
The thoughts and memories of East Otago residents will be on
display at the Waikouaiti Library's 150th anniversary
celebrations next Saturday.
The fate of a Waikouaiti pine plantation probably rests in
the hands of the local community board after a public meeting
was held this week to discuss a new plan to fell the trees.
The former Bank of New Zealand in Waikouaiti is a rare
survivor from an early period in New Zealand's banking
history. Kim Dungey steps inside.
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