Southland News & Events

Posted: Nov 23, 2022

Nadia Lim and Royalburn Station launch cheeky room fragrance to help fundraise for the Rural Support Trust

Introducing ‘Eau de Dagg’ - the new room fragrance from Nadia Lim and Royalburn Station!

Nadia Lim of Royalburn Station has today launched a cheeky new room fragrance to fundraise for the Rural Support Trust and help raise awareness of the issues facing rural New Zealand. And...
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 27, 2022

Invercargill Loss & Grief Centre

The first loss and Grief centre in NZ that offers free support.

Come in for a cuppa and a chat about what's going on in your life.

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: Aug 15, 2022

Wandering stock on roads and highways can have a devastating impact.

David Harrington was driving and hit a cow which changed his life forever

David Harrington was driving and hit a cow on SH1 in Southland and changed his life forever

Posted: Jul 21, 2022

Surfing for Farmers

Surfing for Farmers  Goldpine visited Midway Beach in Gisborne for a chance to check out the well-being initiative, Surfing for Farmers. Founded by Gisborne-local Stephen Thomson in 2018,...
Posted: Jul 19, 2022

Joint AWDT & FarmStrong course helps navigate farming challenges

Southland dairy farmer Brooke Flett shares how a new programme designed to boost the resilience of rural communities helps her navigate the challenges of farming.

Southland dairy farmer Brooke Flett shares how a new programme designed to boost the resilience of rural communities helps her navigate the challenges of farming. For more information on...

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