Discover our Parks winner shares grand prize

Bunnies and goats were the stars of the Animal Reserve as the winner of the grand prize from Discover our Parks enjoyed a private tour of the enclosures at Queens Park. Hayley Ward, who entered the competition at the Russell Square Discover our Parks event in March, shared her prize with her husband Joshua, friend […]

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Composer Alex Lithgow’s Statue Unveiled

 A new bronze statue honouring famed Invercargill composer Alex Lithgow has been unveiled in the city, more than a century since he composed a tune which has become world-renowned. The official unveiling of the statue, on Saturday, was attended by the Invercargill Garrison band, members of the public, and even three generations of Lithgow’s […]

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Sandy Point Track Temporary Closure

Sandy Point track will be temporarily closed due to forestry operations. From Friday 12 April – Thursday 18 April public access to Rovers Track at Sandy Point will be closed while site preparation for forestry is underway. Please contact the Parks Office if you have any questions or comments: phone (03)2199070; email parks@icc.govt.nz

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Thai Students Meet The Mayor

More than 20 students visiting Invercargill from Thailand meet with His Worship the Mayor Sir Tim Shadbolt at the Invercargill City Council this morning. The reception took place in the Council Chamber and included speeches and a presentation of gifts. The students, from various schools in the Bangkok area, Thailand, are being hosted at James […]

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