Tarras residents wanting information about the proposed Central Otago international airport will soon have a dedicated project website as a "go-to source".
The message could not be any clearer — when it comes to Central Otago and Wanaka’s countryside there is only one bunny welcome at Easter.
Organisers of the Clyde Wine and Food Festival were as blown away by the response to it as they were by the elements yesterday.
Offering the same level of pastoral care to Kiwi workers as is offered to labour from the Pacific may be the only answer to horticulture labour shortages next season.
It is called the Tecnofruit CF-105 and the fruit-harvesting machine could prove a game changer for Central Otago’s horticulture sector.
The challenge of making climate change compelling was the focus of an experiment at Dunstan High School last week.
Central Otago vineyard owner and wine producer Janiene Bayliss has reason to raise a glass after being recognised on the world stage as a woman of influence.
Large proposed rates hikes for some Central Otago farmers actually represent a return to normal, a councillor and farmer says.
An Otago mayor is urging the Government to allow more overseas seasonal workers to take advantage of a surprise increase in the number of spaces in managed isolation.
This year’s Brass Monkey Rally will take place in June in what will be the swansong for the 40-plus year event.
WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: A man who raped, sexually violated and indecently assaulted his two young children over a three year period has been sentenced to eight years in prison.
Proposed rates increases for Central Otago are pitched at 6.7% on average, but vary widely between property type.
Some workers sent to Central Otago’s orchards and vineyards are not up to standard and the lack of seasonal workers from the Pacific is beginning to bite, an industry leader says.