Tag Archives: Carisbrook WONDERGROUND

Stunning wedding venue proposed, er, rugby ground

### ODT Online Sat, 22 May 2010
Rugby: Snedden confident ‘stunning’ stadium will be ready
By Adrian Seconi
It is still under construction but Rugby New Zealand 2011 Ltd chief executive Martin Snedden described the Forsyth Barr Stadium as stunning. Snedden has been in Dunedin for the last two days to promoting next year’s World Cup and was a guest speaker at the Otago Sports Awards last night.
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Goodbye to rugby heritage…

### ODT Online Sat, 22 May 2010
Rugby: Only temporary seats still to be sold
By Adrian Seconi
If you are reading this thinking ‘I must get some tickets for the last test at Carisbrook before they all sell out’ you might be too late.
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This is an advertisement for a wedding venue? We’re confused, seems to be a whole lot of bullshit about community support. Not for this shotgun wedding.

### ODT Online Sat, 22 May 2010
Straight as an arrow the way to do business
By Neal Wallace
Arrow International’s influence can be seen throughout the New Zealand building industry. Business reporter Neal Wallace meets one of the men behind the company which is celebrating 25 years in business.

Arrow International’s business model has been refined over 25 years and is evident in its project management role of the Forsyth Barr Stadium. Mr Anderson said Arrow would deliver the $188 million project on time and to a budget finalised [four and a half years] earlier during the concept phase, and it would do that by holding and driving the contractors to the agreed timetable and budget.

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Cartoonist’s view – Tremain
(ODT 22/5/10 page 34)

Post by Elizabeth Kerr

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