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Great South Creative Projects Manager leaves great legacy

Thursday, 21 May 2020, 1:12 pm | Great South

After close to twenty years in the role, Great South’s Creative Projects Manager is lowering the final curtain. More >>

Together Southland, Let’s Rediscover #My Southland!

Thursday, 14 May 2020, 9:37 am | Great South

With Alert Level 2 promising more freedom to reconnect with friends, family and travel, there is no better time to rediscover the secrets of the south! Southland’s Regional Development Agency, Great South, has partnered with Destination Fiordland ... More >>

Southland company leading the way for tracking COVID-19

Wednesday, 6 May 2020, 11:28 am | Great South

With tracing and testing capacity essential to the eradication of COVID-19, one Southland company is leading the way with their innovative traceability application. More >>

Support For Domestic Travel At Alert Level 2

Monday, 4 May 2020, 11:27 am | Great South

Southland’s Regional Development Agency, Great South, is supporting calls for the Government to allow interregional travel from Alert Level 2. Great South Chief Executive Graham Budd said, like all of New Zealand, Southland’s visitor industry ... More >>

Together Southland - Buy Local, Stay Local And Be Local

Tuesday, 28 April 2020, 6:36 am | Great South

Local businesses – they are the heart of our region’s economy and after weeks in lockdown it is time to show them some love. That is the call from Southland’s Regional Development Agency, Great South, who has developed a campaign to encourage ... More >>

Southland Businesses Highlight Impact Of COVID-19

Friday, 24 April 2020, 8:18 am | Great South

As Southland prepares to move to Alert level 3, the initial regional economic impact of COVID-19 upon Southland businesses is being assessed. Southland’s Regional Development Agency, Great South, is coordinating the region’s business and economic response ... More >>

Emergency Service Career Pathways On Show

Monday, 16 March 2020, 1:36 pm | Great South

James Hargest College students are set to learn more about the wide range of career pathways associated with our local emergency services, with an emergency and uniform services career expo being held tomorrow at James Hargest College Senior Campus. ... More >>

Southland greenhouse gas emission profile for 2018

Wednesday, 11 December 2019, 5:13 pm | Great South

Great South has today released a profile of Southland’s emission sources for the 2018 calendar year. More >>

Funding for Southland Youth Futures

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 11:42 am | Great South

Southland’s future labour market has received a boost thanks to a cash injection from the Provincial Growth Fund. More >>

Southland student set on satellite success

Tuesday, 26 November 2019, 4:04 pm | Great South

Southland’s involvement in the international space sector is set to be boosted by a local student’s innovative idea. More >>

A plan for Southland’s future

Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 9:34 am | Great South

The future is looking great with a clear plan announced to drive economic and social growth for the Southland region. More >>

Great South Chief Executive appointment

Friday, 15 November 2019, 1:51 pm | Great South

Great South’s Board of Directors have appointed Graham Budd as the organisation’s Chief Executive. More >>

Macbeth chosen for twentieth year of Shakespeare in the Park

Thursday, 12 September 2019, 11:51 am | Great South

Celebrating twenty years of park performances, Shakespeare’s popular tragedy, Macbeth, has been selected for the 2020 production of Shakespeare in the Park. More >>

Time for Touchdown

Wednesday, 21 August 2019, 12:13 pm | Great South

On Sunday 25th of August, Invercargill Airport will become the first regional airport in New Zealand to host a regular jet service with the arrival of the inaugural Air New Zealand flight between Auckland and Invercargill. More >>

Marae experience for international students

Tuesday, 20 August 2019, 2:00 pm | Great South

Some of Southland’s international students now know the true meaning of manaakitanga. On Saturday 17 August, 26 international students were hosted on Murihiku Marae for the opportunity to learn more about Te Ao Maori (the Maori world). More >>

Decrease in Southland NEETs

Monday, 29 July 2019, 10:36 am | Great South

A significant drop in the number of Southland youth not in employment, education or training is being celebrated across the region. More >>

Great things on the horizon for Southland

Monday, 1 July 2019, 3:34 pm | Great South

The future is looking great with an exciting new identity revealed to drive Southland’s regional success. More >>