East Coast News & Events

3/29/2023 - 3/31/2023

Jersey NZ Annual Conference 2023 - Invercargill

29-31 March 2023 - Ascot Park Hotel, Invercargill

Planning is well underway for an exciting Conference in Invercargill from the 29th to the 31st of March 2023. We are delighted that members will be able to visit JerseyLand Farms Ltd as part of...
Posted: Oct 31, 2022

Shear 4 A Cause 24 Shearathon - West Otago

Waitangi Weekend - 4th & 5th February 2023

SHEAR 4 A CAUSE 24hr Shearathon are raising money for six of New Zealand's leading charities. These funds will help them continue to be a lifeline and a service for all communities to...
12/8/2022 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

DWN Volunteer Regional Leader of the Year Event - Invercargill

Thursday 8 December | 6.00pm | Ascot Park Hotel, Invercargill

An evening of celebration with Wendy Petrie. Grab your friends, family, or farm team for an evening off-farm as we celebrate the end of the year. We will recognise inspiration and excellence at...
Posted: Oct 20, 2022

Time Out Tour - Resource Booklet

This specially produced 17 page booklet provides a summary of the Time Out Tour event along with all the links and resources referred too.

The Rural Support Trust is thrilled to be working alongside our Time Out Tour partners to deliver these events over the next three years.  With the generous support of our partners, we can...
Posted: Oct 10, 2022

Southern (Otago & Southland) Seasonal Employment Calendar

This calendar is an amazing resource combining a huge amount of useful data into one essential tool for those seeking jobs in the south

This calendar is an amazing resource combining a huge amount of useful data into one essential tool for those seeking jobs in the south. It combines: regions; industries; pay rates; months; roles;...
Posted: Oct 2, 2022

Reducing Waste in your Community, Household and Farm

Check out Thriving Southlands 4-page brochure

Loads of tips and links on how to deal with used oil, wine bottle caps, scrap metal, light bulbs to farm containers.


Shear 4 A Cause - New Zealand's biggest Shear-A-Thon. Moa Flat, Central Otago

Sheep, shearers, and mucking in to raise money for six of New Zealand's leading charities - you can't get more Kiwi than that!

24-hour Shear-a-thon
Waitangi Weekend February 2023
Wohelo Station, Moa Flat, South Island

Posted: Aug 30, 2022

Recycling of Bale Wrap with Recycle South

If you've been burning, burying, storing, or ignoring your bale wrap – the solution is here!

Our further processing facility at 210 Branxholme Makarewa Road is now open, so we are calling all farmers who have bale wrap stored around the farm to now drop it off. Our new machinery is...

Upcoming Events

Rural Support Trust NZ

With thanks to our principal sponsors
Thanks to our Time Out Tour partners