Both the people and the land encompass a special spot at the bottom of the South Island. They get to enjoy some long summer days, but the cold winters create a resilient, hardworking bunch of locals, who cultivate a sense of community.
When you vote for Otago Southland, you are voting to support the Southland Rural Support Trust and the Otago Southland team.
“They do a great job at looking out for farmers and farming communities and supporting the region in multiple ways” Hugh Jackson, Otago Southland representative.
The winning region contestants will win provincial glory and much more including:
- $5,000 for a good local cause chosen by them
- $1,000 to the senior contestant
- $1,000 to be split among the Junior contestants
- $1,000 to be split among the AgriKidsNZ.
Voters also go in the draw to win a $500 Prezzy card.
Voting closed 5pm, 8 July. Click here to read the full T&Cs.