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South Island High Country Conference

South Island High Country Conference

'Be Prepared' is the theme of the South Island High Country Committee's (SIHCC) annual conference to be held at the Hotel Grand Chancellor, Cashel Street, Christchurch on 6-7 June.

SIHCC Chair Jack Davis says Land Tenure Review and Land Access will be hot topics at the conference.

"The SIHCC is pleased to have Land Information Minister Hon John Tamihere joining our forum 'Pitfalls or Progress - Getting the best out of Tenure Review' at 3:25pm on Friday," says Mr Davis.

Other sessions include '101 Uses for a Cow Pie', "Guarding Pacific's Triple Star' Murray Sherwin, Director General MAF; 'Getting It Right in the Air and on the Road' featuring John Maber Executive Officer NZ AAA and Gavin Forrest Deputy Policy Director FFNZ; and 'Access - What Is the Problem?' led by Ben Todhunter.

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