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Book product of light bulb moment

Despite failing English, maths and science at school, Damien McNamara has published a book about astronomy and psychology. More specifically, The Dark Side of Light...

Rocket Lab researcher to give talk

Palmerston's own rocket man is giving a talk in Oamaru about working for world-leading satellite launch company Rocket Lab. Lachlan Matchett, who attended Palmerston Primary...

Chance for amateurs to display art

Art-lovers are in for a treat. The North Otago Art Society's biennial exhibition in memory of its late life member and patron Colin Wheeler opens...

Good time guaranteed in pedaling for Plunket

The Oamaru community is being encouraged to put the pedal to the metal next month to support North Otago Plunket. After the success of last...

Speaking out with an artist’s brush

Yvonne Gillespie is speaking through her art in Oamaru - and she hopes people will listen. At age 73, she has opened her first solo...

Dodgeball fundraiser for Excelsior club

Grab your sweatbands and squeeze into your short shorts - it's time to play some dodgeball. Excelsior Rugby is holding a tournament at the Waitaki...

Youth brass band set to pay a visit

A selection of New Zealand's best young musicians is performing in Oamaru next week. The National Youth Brass Band will take the stage in the...

Community run to help Australia

Disasters like the Australian bushfires can make people feel vulnerable and helpless - and most people want to help in some way, shape or...

Concert to air camp participant’s work

A young musician in his ninth year at the Waitaki Summer Music Camp is contributing more than his cello playing this time. Merlin Callister, who...

12 years on the road playing gigs

Canadian songwriter Scott Cook has been living out of a van or a backpack for the past 12 years, playing more than 130 shows...

Family day at North End

Christmas cheer is coming to Oamaru's North End. A family day out will be held this Sunday at Roberts Park, on the corner of Thames...

Stand-up comedian bringing his brand of humour South

Guy Williams has an affinity for the regions. The comedian is well-known for travelling to smaller centres in the country and telling stories not always...

Mr Red Light a triumph

Mr Red Light, written by Carl Bland, directed by Carl Bland and Ben Crowder of Nightsong, Oamaru Opera House, Friday, October 11. Reviewed by Sally...

Wonderful, ridiculous, feel-good show

``Aunty'' Written and performed by Johanna Cosgrove Kurow Memorial Hall Tuesday, October 8 Reviewed by Sally Brooker This show lives up to its billing as an outrageous, award-winning, one-woman...

‘Aunty’ gets ready for retirement

You will recognise Johanna Cosgrove when she takes the stage during the Waitaki Arts Festival. She will embody everyone's female relatives in her one-woman comedy...
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