Thursday, 19 January 2012
Fatal Glider Accident OMARAMA
— At about 6.34pm Wednesday 18 January 2012, Emergency Services were called to the scene of a fatal glider crash which occurred at Snowy Tops, Omarama.
Wednesday, 27 January 2010
Greens welcome call-in of factory farm consents OMARAMA
— The Green Party today welcomed Environment Minister Nick Smith’s decision to make the right call and call in consent applications for factory dairy farms in the Mackenzie country.
Tuesday, 1 December 2009
Temporary Liquor Ban – Omarama Township OMARAMA
— At a Special Council Meeting today Councillors resolved to enact a temporary Liquor Ban in the township of Omarama.
Thursday, 5 November 2009
Omarama Volunteer Fire Brigade finds new home for equipment OMARAMA
— The Omarama Volunteer Fire Brigade has completed its much-anticipated storage building to house equipment used in emergency call-outs.
Tuesday, 24 March 2009
Publics on the Draft Waitaki Community Plan to start soon OMARAMA
— This Thursday night, Omarama will host the first of six public meetings that are being held around the District over the next few weeks to discuss the Waitaki District Council’s draft ten year plan – the Waitaki Community Plan 2009-19.
Saturday, 28 February 2009
Police Release Names OMARAMA
— Police have released the names of the two people involved in yesterday's gliding accident near Omarama.
One person dead in glider accident OMARAMA
— At about 2pm this afternoon [Friday] police and emergency services were notified of a glider accident on Mt St Cuthbert near Omarama.
Friday, 27 February 2009
Glider crash in Southland OMARAMA
— At about 2pm on 27/2/09 a glider plane operating near Omarama has crashed on Mount St Cuthbert.
Tuesday, 13 January 2009
Hunter'sdeath 12/01/09 in Southern District OMARAMA
— Oamaru Police investigating the death of Owaka man Deane SHUTE aged 49 years.
Rock kills possum trapper in Omarama OMARAMA
— Oamaru Police are currently investigating the death of a 49 year old Owaka man.
Monday, 12 January 2009
SEARCH AND RESCUE 6:59PM
Male crushed by rock fall in Southern District, 4:40pm OMARAMA
— Police and Ambulance are currently at the scene of a rock fall in which a male person has been crushed.
Sunday, 21 December 2008
School Sports Day Celebrates Summer Pool Upgrade OMARAMA
— On Wednesday 17 December pupils at Omarama School held a sports day to celebrate the recent installation of a new solar heating system at its school pool.
Thursday, 26 June 2008
Public Consultation On Roading OMARAMA
— Public consultation on roading levels of service for the Waitaki District will close on Monday 30 June.
Friday, 7 December 2007
Eighteen pilots entered for gliding grand prix OMARAMA
— Eighteen glider pilots from 11 countries will take part in the world gliding championships at Omarama in Central Otago from December 19.