State of Emergency

Tourists were rescued from the Milford Road on Monday with little more than the clothes they were wearing, after significant flooding and slips caused widespread damage to the highway and inundated visitor facilities at both Milford and Gunn’s Camp. Continue reading “State of Emergency”

Vining legacy continues as charity hospital finds a home

Melissa Vining says her husband Blair would be incredibly “proud and extremely excited” that his idea to bring a charity hospital to Southland is one step closer to reality. Continue reading “Vining legacy continues as charity hospital finds a home”

Direct flights helping the “stars align” for Southland

Close to six months since the first direct flight connecting Southland with Auckland landed, the “stars continue to align” for the region as it reaps the benefits from the flight. Continue reading “Direct flights helping the “stars align” for Southland”