Holidaymaker Janet Pelham fills up her water container in Alexandra yesterday as tanker driver Tony Begg looks on.
A group of patrons compete during the stein-holding contest at the Wanaka Beer Festival on Saturday.
Queenstown's Ella Spittle has won at this year’s Young Tourism Export Council (YoungTEC) award, it was announced this week.
New valuation figures indicating the average house price is valued at more than $500,000 in Central Otago could offer further challenges for residents trying to get on the property ladder.
The floodgates opened at the Clyde Dam yesterday, water swells providing an eye-catching photo opportunity for onlookers.
Central Otago’s varied weather this has not hampered cherry orchardists as the season kicks into gear.
Otago Fish & Game say plans for a proposed salmon hatchery for the Roxburgh dam have stalled and may not come to pass.
Gutted. There is only one word for it after an overnight fire crippled the 156-year-old Ancient Briton Hotel in Naseby yesterday.
Unwanted laptops are being refreshed in a recycling scheme developed for Cromwell primary school pupils.
Dozens of protesters took aim at the Government’s firearm law reforms during a demonstration in Alexandra on Saturday.
The Southland Fish & Game Council is urging other regional councils to reduce their operating costs, to reduce licence fee increases for members.
Central Otago Mayor Tim Cadogan has described draft boundary changes which would split the region across two electorates as ‘‘bizarre’’.
Hundreds of property files have been digitised as part of the Central Otago District Council’s revamp of its property records, which will cost nearly half a million dollars.
A Central Otago man says responsible gun owners like him are being unfairly tagged as the Government continues gun law reforms.
School leaders are working through plans to accommodate climbing pupil numbers as Cromwell experiences unprecedented growth.
Alexandra youngsters (from left) Theresa Radka (12), Adeline Ball (10) and Patrick Ball (7) enjoy a piece of cake each at the 40th birthday celebrations of Central Otago Reap (Rural Education...