Daily Archives: March 28, 2009


### ODT Online Sat, 28 Mar 2009
Rugby: Highlanders stun Bulls 36-12

Home is where the heart is but the Highlanders saved their very best for neutral territory, hammering the Bulls 36-12 in a major Super 14 rugby boilover at Palmerston North today.

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### stuff.co.nz Last updated 19:21 28/03/2009
Highlanders win in Super 14 boilover

By MARC HINTON – Rugbyheaven

On the field and in the stands, it was a day for southern men to rejoice. Not only did the good folk of the Manawatu, and its environs, come to the party in a big way – with a splendid crowd of just under 10,000 – but the Highlanders honoured them with a massive performance to upset the Bulls who were 5-0 and looking, er, unbeata-Bull before hitting this blue and gold brick wall.

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Council to discuss ORFU hire agreement

### ODT Online Sat, 28 Mar 2009
Discussion of stadium, Stevenson not public
By David Loughrey
A hire agreement between the Otago Rugby Football Union and the Carisbrook Stadium Trust will be discussed by the Dunedin City Council at its meeting on Monday, as will what is understood to be a report on a code of conduct inquiry into the actions of Cr Teresa Stevenson.
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Council Agenda 30/3/09

Agenda Item 17 (Reports) – NOTICE OF MOTION
Notice of motion from Councillors Chris Staynes and Dave Cull.
To be moved (Staynes/Cull):
“That no binding contract to construct the new Awatea Street stadium be signed prior to the recommendations of the Community Plan Hearings Committee on this project being considered and adopted by Council.”

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