Balclutha Library holds the current issues of the following newspapers:
  • Otago Daily Times (current month, and three previous)
  • Southland Times (current month, and three previous)
  • Christchurch Press - Monday, Wednesday and Saturday issues (current month, and three previous)
Lawrence Library holds copies for two weeks of:
  • Otago Daily Times
  • The News (Lake District and Central Otago)
  • Clutha Leader
  • Tuapeka Times
Milton Library holds copies for three months of:
  • Otago Daily Times
  • Clutha Leader
  • Genesis
Owaka Library holds the current issue of:
  • Otago Daily Times
  • Newslink
  • Clutha Leader
Tapanui Library holds copies for one month of:
  • Otago Daily Times
  • Newslink
  • Clutha Leader
  • The Ensign

Archival Holdings at Balclutha Library

Clutha Leader

Microfilm holdings
July 1874-Dec 1954
July 1955-Dec 1971

Paper copies
1988 to current day
(Some individual issues may be missing)



1995, 1996, 1998, 1999
(Some individual​ issues may be missing)

To access back issues or microfilm copies of newspapers ask at the library desk.
It is free to access all newspaper holdings. Photocopies or microfilm printouts cost 20c per A4 page. Information from the microfilm reader can be transferred onto your pen drive free of cost.


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