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SCHOOL COMPETITION WINNERS

Updated: Aug 27, 2019

The results from the School Holiday competition are in - and we are so impressed. 4 weeks ago we asked the kids in the Waitaki District: How were the Elephant Rocks formed? And we got all kinds of answers - mysterious explosions, Maori tales and geological stories. Which one do you believe? Here are the winners of the "Dig a Fossil" Kit in the three categories:


Under 10: Louisa Dixon (private entry)

Story about elephants and mouse

10-12 years: Leah from the Duntroon School

Maori story about how the Elephant Rocks were formed

Over 12 years: Shanvi and Jamie from the Weston School

Geological story about how the Elephant Rocks were formed

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