Waitaki Valley

‘Getting on with life’ the secret to long, happy marriage

Love has lasted through ups and downs for two Oamaru residents who celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary yesterday. Ray and Shona Ward were married on...

Community makes exercise a success

The Southern Katipo 2013 operation would not have been successful without the support of the Waimate and Waitaki Valley communities, a military leader says. The...

Grand finale for military exercise

Waimate and the Waitaki Valley have been involved in a large NZ Defence force operation over the weekend. Operation Southern Katipo 2013 was a joint...

Second of two new bridges takes shape

Work has begun on the second of the piles for the larger of the two new Waitaki Bridges being built on SH82 between Kurow...

Couple give holiday park new lease of life

Brent and Kirsty Cowles have been holidaying in Otematata for many years and couldn't bare to see the Holiday Park and Lodge closed last...

Good progress on first new bridge across the Waitaki River

The first of the new two-lane bridges being built across the Waitaki River between Kurow and Hakataramea, is taking shape. The New Zealand Transport Agency's...
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