Above, Gore and the Mataura River, Eastern Southland, from East Peak in the Hokonui Hills.


This is a forum for news and events from Southland, the southern region in the Diocese of Dunedin, also known, more poetically by Maori as ‘murihiku’, which roughly translates as the ‘last joint in the tail of the whale’. You’re welcome to email news items and photographs for this site – send them to richard@allsaintsinvercargill.org.nz

‘Wearable Arts’ fashion, fun and faith at Girls’ Night, All Saints Gladstone.

Women from different Anglican churches in Invercargill and from different denominations had another great evening at All Saints….click here to read the story!

Dorothy Horrell from All Saints is prepared for the catwalk by Dorreen Metzger, wearing a stunning garment made from paper, plastic, sticky tape and a ball mask!








BEING ‘Children in The Catechesis of the Good Shepherd in Te Anau learn about Easter with Jenny Tapsell.EASTER PEOPLE’ IN FIORDLAND

The parish of St Michael and All Angels, Fiordland, in Te Anau, celebrated Easter with their usual style. Click here to discover more!

Left, Jenny Tapsell with children in the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, learning about Easter.