The Central Otago District Council hearings panel has reserved its decision about whether to grant resource consent for an application to increase traveller accommodation for up to 20 people at the old Lauder school.
Central Otago residents have just a few days left to make submissions on the Central Otago Arts Strategy Working Group's draft arts strategy for the district.
Central Stories Museum and Art Gallery staff reflected on a positive year of growth at the museum's annual general meeting in Alexandra on Thursday night.
Olssens on Felton Rd, Bannockburn, was one of the first vineyards in the Cromwell basin when it was established in 1989.
An American anthropology researcher will be the guest speaker at the New Zealand Historic Places Trust Central Otago branch committee annual meeting at Alexandra tomorrow.
Central Otago teenagers are proving lessons in psychology can be fun, with more than 30 secondary school pupils from throughout the district opting for a three-day youth course in Alexandra.
A $100,000 exterior paint job to liven up Alexandra's community complex should be finished before summer.
The role of chief winemaker for 18 Central Otago vineyards was an offer and a challenge former Akarua winemaker Carol Bunn could not refuse.
Naseby will receive the lion's share of Central Otago District Council funding for minor road improvements this financial year.
The Central Otago District Council has accidentally short-changed Central Otago WasteBusters by almost $60,000 since 2002 because of an administrative error in a resolution it passed six years ago.
Purple dots shop with urgency and determination, yellow dots examine articles in depth, blue dots like to feel their potential purchases, and red dots do it because it makes logical sense.
Respected travel guide Lonely Planet this week described it as a "spectacularly ugly giant fruit salad" but reporter Rosie Manins discovered Cromwell's fruit sign is much-loved by local residents.
The Central Otago District Council will fund an investigation into safe ways Millers Flat residents could escape from a major disaster in the town, such as flooding of the Clutha River.
Alexandra residents and visitors can forgive themselves for thinking they are going dotty this weekend.
Garment entries for the WoolOn Creative Fashion Event in Alexandra have skyrocketed this year, with the show expected to have more than 60 competitors - quadruple the number at previous events.
Meridian Energy's proposed $1.5 billion Project Hayes wind farm in Central Otago has beneficial implications for the whole country, an Environment Court appeal hearing for the development was told yesterday.
Costs of a transmission upgrade necessary for new energy generation such as Meridian Energy's proposed Project Hayes wind farm would ultimately be passed on to consumers, an Environment Court appeal hearing was told yesterday.
Parties involved in an Environment Court appeal hearing on Meridian Energy's proposed $1.5 billion Project Hayes wind farm have been told to stop discussing the development with media outside the court.
The Government would not endorse Contact Energy's intention to promote building more hydro-electric dams on the Clutha River, Energy Minister David Parker said in Alexandra yesterday.
The Central Otago District Council hearings panel has reserved its decision about whether to grant consent for the development of a restaurant, wine tasting facility, and edible garden at Queensberry.