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Otago Daily Times
Input sought for plan
Otago Daily Times
The Southland District Council completed the first phase of the community leadership planning process on Stewart Island and in the wider district in March. That included workshops with the island's community board about the island's future ...

 28 Oct 2017 
Sanford posts strong profit despite 'challenges'
New Zealand Herald
There had been various "challenges from nature", including an outbreak of Bonamia ostreae affecting Stewart Island oysters and the Kaikoura earthquake. Also, Sanford's new deepwater vessel San Granit took longer to commission than expected. There was ...

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 17 Nov 2017 

Radio New Zealand
Wild Bluff oysters clear of bonamia
The Southland Times
A ministry spokesman said the remaining farms on Stewart Island, outside of Big Glory Bay, had also been tested and results came back negative for bonamia. The spokesman said that further work was being done to look at options for the future of ...
All-clear given for Bluff oystersRadio New Zealand
No sign of parasite in wild oystersOtago Daily Times
MPI says wild southern oyster stocks not hit by deadly parasiteTVNZ
NZCity -Scoop.co.nz (press release)
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 31 Oct 2017 

The Southland Times
Invercargill medical students awarded Pat Farry Rural Health Education Trust Travelling Scholarship
The Southland Times
"I am flying to Scotland to do rural GP work in the Shetland Islands - kind of like the Stewart Island of Scotland I guess," he said. His time in the United States will be spent in the Appalachians on a wilderness medicine course, where he will receive ...

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 16 Nov 2017 

Gisborne Herald
Gig Guide
Gisborne Herald
No Ordinary Sheila: Story of Sheila Natusch, daughter of a ranger and an artist, who grew up on Stewart Island, and wrote and illustrated numerous New Zealand nature books. Waru: Eight Maori women each direct a 10-minute segment around the tangi of a ...

 16 Nov 2017 
AOTNZ 2018 Menu
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
These performers bring outstanding acts to both small and large venues in small and large towns throughout the country – from Kaitaia in the North to Invercargill in the south, and sometimes Stewart Island. First it's fiddle player Flora Knight and ...

 16 Nov 2017 
Rings actor takes long walk for grandparents
New Zealand Herald
The actor, born on Stewart Island but raised in Northland, is taking his father's and brother's ashes back to New Zealand's southernmost inhabited island, and he's doing it on foot. Mr Hopkins is walking the 3000km Te Araroa trail from Cape Reinga to ...

 27 Oct 2017 
Sanford Net Profit Up, Value and Innovation Strategy Beds In
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
2017 gave Sanford several opportunities to demonstrate that new systems and processes were helping it to build greater resilience in the face of a number of challenges from nature, including the Bonamia ostreae outbreak in Stewart Island and the ...

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 15 Nov 2017 

Otago Daily Times
Fresh search for missing woman in Dunedin
Otago Daily Times
As well as teaching and refreshing urban search skills, the operational objectives were focussed on risk management, volunteer searcher management and, following on from last year's Stewart Island exercise, incident management using SARTrack ...

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 10 Nov 2017 

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