Stewart Island news. Top stories, business, entertainment, national, health, politics, science and technology, and sports news from Stewart Island on 15 November 2018.

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The Press West Coast
Capital Kiwi: Stewart Island resident with kiwi neighbours says Wellington could have them too
The Press West Coast
If there's one place in New Zealand where you're almost guaranteed to see a kiwi, it's Rakiura Stewart Island - where kiwi outnumber people. Island resident Diana Morris, of the Stewart Island Community and Environment Trust, says Capital Kiwi's ...


Radio New Zealand
Stewart Island visitor levy is under review
Radio New Zealand
Southland District Council is considering whether to increase the levy from $5 to $15 as part of a levy policy and bylaw review. The plans have been out for consultation which closed on Friday. Stewart Island Community Board chairperson Jon Spraggon ...

 11 Nov 2018 

Radio New Zealand
Stewart Island visitor levy is under review
Radio New Zealand
Southland District Council is considering whether to increase the levy from $5 to $15 as part of a levy policy and bylaw review. The plans have been out for consultation which closed on Friday. Stewart Island Community Board chairperson Jon Spraggon ...

 11 Nov 2018 
Stewart Island Community board concerned by overdue power bills
Stuff.co.nz
Stewart Island has seen its share of businesses go bust but now community board members have raised concerns with almost $140,000 in unpaid bills owed to its power company. Stewart Island Community Board members raised their concerns at a meeting ...

 4 Nov 2018 
Stewart Island Community board concerned by overdue power bills
Stuff.co.nz
Stewart Island has seen its share of businesses go bust but now community board members have raised concerns with almost $140,000 in unpaid bills owed to its power company. Stewart Island Community Board members raised their concerns at a meeting ...

 4 Nov 2018 
Proposed Stewart Island fur seal cull 'appalling'
Stuff.co.nz
For Rakiura Māori muttonbirding is a customary right, which involves harvesting sooty shearwaters on 36 islands off Stewart Island, known as the Tītī Islands. Eighteen of these islands are referred to as the Beneficial Islands, with only certain ...

 3 Nov 2018 
Proposed Stewart Island fur seal cull 'appalling'
Stuff.co.nz
For Rakiura Māori muttonbirding is a customary right, which involves harvesting sooty shearwaters on 36 islands off Stewart Island, known as the Tītī Islands. Eighteen of these islands are referred to as the Beneficial Islands, with only certain ...

 3 Nov 2018 
Unconfirmed reports of a boat find on Stewart Island
The Southland Times
A boat believed to have some historical significance has been found on Stewart Island but so far no one has alerted authorities. Last week, a Stewart Island resident indicated that a boat of interest had been discovered, but declined comment on its ...

 2 Nov 2018 
Unconfirmed reports of a boat find on Stewart Island
The Southland Times
A boat believed to have some historical significance has been found on Stewart Island but so far no one has alerted authorities. Last week, a Stewart Island resident indicated that a boat of interest had been discovered, but declined comment on its ...

 2 Nov 2018 
Stewart Island Community Board comfortable with levy increase if justified
Stuff.co.nz
The Stewart Island Community Board has taken a tongue-in-cheek approach to a proposed $15 visitor levy increase, saying it should only be increased by a dollar. In a draft submission to the Southland District Council on its proposal to increase the ...

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 2 Nov 2018 

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