Thursday, 21 January 2010

Blueskin Bay radio news for Friday Jan 22

Puketapu Radio presents Blueskin Bay local news in association with

The famous Waitati Edible Gardeners annual garden tour is being held tomorrow. WEGies and others will disappear over the hill – if they can find their way in the foggy conditions – to Purakaunui where they will visit three gardens for education, inspiration and lunch. If wet, the tour will be held on Sunday. Start time is

The Waikouaiti Coast Community Board meets next Wednesday, the 27th. This first meeting of 2010 will be held at the East Otago Events Centre in Waikouaiti rather than the previously advertised Waitati Hall. The meeting will be begin at 5.30.

Given the recent weather this may not apply to you, but do you have any vegetables from your garden to spare? If you would like to donate surplus veges from your patch to hungry Dunedin families here’s how. Drop your produce at the front doorstep of Blueskin Library by 9.30 am on Monday mornings and it will be delivered to town for distribution the same day.

An automatic weather station has been installed in Warrington, opposite Warrington school. Updated every few minutes, it offers local residents real-time weather data for those keen to keep a close eye on matters meteorological. To get the weather station's latest measurements, follow the link on the website.

The Blueskin Bay local volunteer news website can be found at


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