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In Summer you can often add at least 5 degrees to the temp shown if you are up a sheltered valley, In winter.. well you get whatevers going.

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Trust Aims
To promote the sustainable development of the Lake Wairewa and Southern Bays catchments, plan, fund, develop and establish facilities which contribute to the social, cultural, environmental or economic wellbeing of residents or visitors to that area'.

Public Notices


Please find attached the notice of works starting at the Little River Railway Station.  The works are due to commence Thursday 5th September and are due for completion mid-November, 2019.   Read full notice Little River Railway Station – Exterior Maintenance & Painting

The Craft Station will remain open whilst the Exterior repairs and maintenance is carried out.  It will be great to see it like new again.

Displays by the Little River Railway Station Trust  Open when Craft Station Open 7 days a week. 9am to 5pm.

Public Notices – Notice is given that pursuant to section 41 of the Reserves Act 1977, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu proposes to prepare a reserve management plan for the Ōruaka Pā Historic Reserve, situated on Bossu Road, near Birdlings Flat and Te Roto o Wairewa / Lake Forsyth.  The locality plan shows the area to be included in the management plan. Ōruaka Pā Historic Reserve is a site of cultural significance to Ngāi Tahu, in particular to Wairewa Rūnanga.

Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu invites interested persons and organisations to send written suggestions to assist in the preparation of the draft plan.  Suggestions should be provided by mail or email as follows:  The Administering Body, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu, PO Box 13 046, Christchurch 8141.  Attention: Aaron Leith.  Programme Leader, Email:  Suggestions will close by 5pm on Friday 9 February 2018  For map and full Notice to  here

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