Kōrero: Southland places

Sawmill, Ōtautau

Sawmill, Ōtautau

Timber has been an important part of Ōtautau’s history. In 2008 the township’s largest employer was a timber company, Bright Wood, which sourced timber from all over Otago and Southland and processed it, mostly for export.

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Photograph by Jock Phillips

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

David Grant, 'Southland places - Western Southland', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/20208/sawmill-otautau (accessed 28 September 2020)

He kōrero nā David Grant, updated 25 May 2015