Dan Davin Literary Foundation presents the Southland Writers’ and Readers’ Festival
Until Tuesday, October 20.
To register for any of the free events go to or email

Voices Unlocked
Hosted by A Capella Singers.
Featuring five local choirs, The Ensemble, Momentum (SBHS), Dimensions (SBHS) and Femme (SGHS).
First Church, Tay St. All welcome.
Sunday, October 18, 3pm.
Door sales: adults $20, senior citizens $15, students $10, children free.

Tiny Houses
South Alive Alternative Housing Ideas.
Host: South Alive Housing Group.
Guest speakers: New Zealand Tiny House Association founding member Kyron Gosse, and Brad Gibson, a tiny house dweller from Southland.
Tuesday, October 20, 7pm for 7.30pm. Free.
To book, contact Claire on 218 6882 or email

Southland Dahlia Circle Annual Fundraiser
Tuber sale.
Labour Weekend, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, 9am-5pm.
54 Mitchell St, Invercargill, phone 03 217 3949.

Te Anau Kepler Lions Home Show Tour
October 25, 1pm-5pm, visiting six homes.
$30 per person, includes afternoon tea. To reserve tickets phone Brony Eason on (03) 249 9333 or 0274 737 607.

Book Launch
Somewhere in the Middle of Nowhere in Particular by Dorothy May.
The Cheeky Llama Cafe, Queens Park, Invercargill.
Sunday, October 25, 1pm. Giveaways for kids.Sports Newsnike fashion