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Tue 23 Jun 2015
| Waitaki news


Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean says a significant increase in domestic visitors to South Canterbury may help the push for a Jetstar service into Timaru.

The no-frills Qantas subsidiary hasn't included Timaru in its list of seven potential destinations for new flights starting in December.

Mon 22 Jun 2015
| Waitaki news

Waitaki MP and Tourism Private Secretary Jacqui Dean said she saw opportunities for tourism through a greater cooperation between China and New Zealand and was positive about its benefits for the Central Otago region.

Thu 18 Jun 2015
| Waitaki news


Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean said she was hopeful the appointment of commissioners to replace the Southern District Health Board would signal a new way of thinking for rural health in North Otago.

Thu 18 Jun 2015
| Waitaki news


Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean said the results of a new survey focusing on the needs of Central Otago’s horticulture and viticulture sectors was a major step forward in future-proofing these industries for the economic benefit of the region.

Thu 18 Jun 2015
| Waitaki news

Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean said she was hopeful the appointment of commissioners to replace the Southern District Health Board would signal a new way of thinking for rural health in Central Otago.

Mon 15 Jun 2015
| Waitaki news


Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean said she believed the formation of a formal stakeholder management group to address lake weed issues in Lake Dunstan was a breakthrough.

“The move to rid Lake Dunstan of Lagarosiphon is being spear-headed by Land Information New Zealand in conjunction with local support.