The Amazing Race
The 3metre high letters are made of glass polystyrene fibre.
The oldest school is Mosgiel School.
The total rolls of the six schools:
Elmgrove 260 children
Taieri College 100
East Taieri 317
St. Marys 142
Amana 30 ( 2014 ERO report)
St Marys School
3. Mosgiel War Memorial unveiled 26th August 1923. It commemorates the soldiers killed in both wars 1914-1918 and 1939- 1945.
4. Taieri Blokes Shed and Helicopters Otago are the two Boyzone enterprises at the Taieri Aero Club.
Blokes Shed creative endeavours
5. The two hills at Saddle Hill are called Makamaka and Pikiwara.
The current concerns are that they are being mined away.
Damage to Saddle Hill
6. The Maori name for Silverstream is Whakaehu. It flows from the Silver Peaks and joins the Taieri River 2km from Allanton.
Silverstream Caution Signs
Flood Banks on Silverstream