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Who we are...
A Southland company with over 30 years
trading in the Meat Industry and 10 years in
Homekill looking to provide a clean, fast and
efficient service with a personal touch and
value for money. Our slaughterman Kevin
has 28 years experience and will provide
you with service second to none.
What you do...
Call us to advise your needs and on the
appointed day either be available to identify
the stock or have them separated for ease of
access and identification.
What we do...
Organise a date that is suitable to you and
arrive with all the equipment to slaughter the
required animals. They are then transported
to our modern hygienic premises for hanging.
We then contact you in the following days
to discuss your processing needs and call
you once the product is finished, frozen and
ready for collection.
You may also call in and drop off your own
stock and game meats as long as it is clean,
free from foreign matter and skinned.
We can provide a full range of extras for
your processing such as kebabs, french
racks, stirfry and dicing with the option of
marinating as well.
Homekill $115 + Hide
Offal removal (if required) $20
Processing Charges $1.00 per kilo
Homekill $20 + Pelt
Offal removal -- no charge
Processing Charge $20
Offal Removal -- no charge
Processing Charge $80
(Our pigs are skinned not scolded and all offal and
waste must be left on your property)
Fresh Pork $90 • Baconer $110
Basic $3.30kg -- minimum 5kg
Sausages • Saveloys • Chippolatas
• Cherrios • Luncheon • Meat Patties
Gourmet $3.95kg -- minimum 10kg
Swiss Roll • Pork & Chive • Cheese &
Bacon • Cheese & Onion-Herb & Garlic
• Frankfurters • Steak & Onion • Lamb Mint
Rosemary • Merlot & Cracked Pepper
We also offer a full range of Gluten
and Allergy Free range.
All prices are GST inclusive.
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Moonshiners' gig a homecoming
Opshop's Jason Kerrison is keen to sample some southern brews
Festival star: Opshop's Jason Kerrison can't wait to return home to Southland this weekend. He and his band are the
headline act at the Hokonui Moonshiners' Festival, in Gore.
FROM THE FRONT PAGE
What: Hokonui Moonshiners'
Where: The Gore Arts and
Heritage Precinct, on Hokonui Dr.
When: Saturday, March 23,
Who: Opshop, Annah Mac, Jody
Direen and Craig Adams.
How much: $55 for gate sales.
He's one of New Zealand's most
well known artists, he used to be a
regular face on our television
screens, and Southland can claim
him as our own.
Television's New Zealand's Got
Talent judge Jason Kerrison says
he's returning ''home'' to South-
land to perform at the Hokonui
Moonshiners' Festival, in Gore on
Kerrison grew up in Invercargill,
but moved to Christchurch as a
His alternative rock band Opshop
will take to the stage on Saturday
as one of the headlining acts of the
But performing is not the only
thing he is looking forward to.
Concert-goers will able to taste,
sip and knock back illicit whiskey
at the festival and Kerrison does
not plan to miss out.
''I'm just looking forward to
getting down there and trying
some of the local brews and
having a conversation with the
In fact, he hopes to pick up a few
tips on how to brew his own.
''I recently kind of thought about
getting into making my own kind
The Hokonui Moonshiners'
Museum was also an attraction
because he admired the distillers'
rebellion in the early 20th
century. You get the feeling that,
like the moonshiners, Kerrison is
not one to conform.
Last year he made headlines for
building an ark because he
believed the world was going to
Kerrison, who is a member of the
New Zealand Order of Merit,
laughs about the time he got
And Invercargill can claim that,
too, he said.
He maintains it was a mistake,
because ''they mistook one brown
face for another,'' and the police
let him go.
He's not planning on being
arrested this time -- those days are
long gone -- and he will take time
out of his busy schedule to visit
relatives buried in Winton.
''My grandparents are buried
there. It's very, very much a part
While the former Rockdale Park
Primary School pupil has no
living relatives in the area
anymore, he said he held the
region close to his heart.
''It's my place of origin, it's my
place of birth, it's always there
As for the show, he's not too
concerned what the country
music capital of the country
will think about his band's
alternative rock style.
Their music is ''leaning''
towards a more country feel
these days anyway, Kerrison
They would perform some of
their more rock-based songs,
as well as some of their more
recent tracks, such as Never
Leave Me Again and a few
classic country songs, with a
few surprises in between.
And then, of course, there's those
local brews to sample. Hokonui
Moonshiners' Festival fans should
be in for a treat.
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