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 West Otago News


Congratulations to
* Garth Devereux (Year 11 student at Blue Mountain College)
            Southern Region U17 Player of the Year (Rugby)
            Captain of U16 Otago Country Team   (Rugby)
*Gavin Stark (Year 11 student at Blue Mountain College)
            Member of U16 Otago Country Team (Rugby)
Maeve-Rua Kopa (Year 13 student at Blue Mountain College)
            Selected to perform at the `Big Night In’ concert
            at the Dunedin Stadium in November
Maeve-Rua, Junior & Nina Kopa who were successful in gaining a `One Night’
            second placing at Queenstown’s SONGSTARS competition
* The talented Kopa family has also been selected for the Labour Weekend
   Concert SHOUT showcasing performers with original songs


West Otago – 150 years, Farming and Families, Runholders, Managers and Shepherds 1855-1875  is the name of the book being compiled by Amanda Dickson.  Did your family live here prior to 1875? If so then Amanda would be pleased to hear from you within the next six weeks.      
Phone: 03 465 1152 or email: millie_miechel@yahoo.com

Previous News:

July 20 2011
May 24 2011

T-Shirts for Sale.
Graphics designed by West Otago school students. 
Proceeds to West Otago Health Building Fund.
4 colours - all sizes 
Price: Adult $25   Child (up to size 12) $20. 
Contact Margaret Read. Phone 03 204 8505

Members are: Barbara Hanna (Chairwoman), Lindsay Alderton, John Herbert. Newly elected members: Sue Wink, Linda Roulston, Mike McElrea.
Clutha District Councillors: Michelle Kennedy, Jeff McKenzie