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Entries for August 2017

22 Aug 2017

The Bungalow Breakfast Cafe is now open on Fridays beginning August 25 until September 29!

Bookings available between 8am - 10am.

For further information or to make a reservation, please contact

The New Zealand Certificate in Food and Beverage Service (Level 3) students appreciate your support!

09 Aug 2017

Coming up with career prospects when you’re on the cusp of leaving school is not always easy. Some of us have the next few decades mapped out, others have less than no idea what to concentrate on and some find it hard to pin down just one option.

For the creative types among us, a desk job is the stuff of nightmares and having avenues to explore artistic passions is essential.

08 Aug 2017

The Otago Museum is a busy place, with over 350 000 people through our doors in the last year. A number of these visitors are researchers who have requested access to our world-class collection of 1.5 million+ objects to support their studies.

These researchers are doing really interesting things, and are often accessing items in our collections that aren't on public display, so we want to share some of their visits to provide another insight into what a behind-the-scenes day at the Museum looks like.

This week we meet Dr Ross Ramsay from the Southern Institute of Technology, Invercargill.

04 Aug 2017

PLUMBING apprentices are coming up trumps for Southland companies.

Justin Sutherland, of Bluff, employed by Plumbing and Building Services Ltd (PBS), of Invercargill, won the Mac McKenzie Top Apprentice of the Year Award for Southland for 2016.