Ducking and diving
More than $6000 raised for Diabetes NZALEXIA JOHNSTON
Rubber ducks have completed another successful round of charity racing.
More than 1000 ducks were released on the irrigation run along Arowhenua Rd yesterday for the annual Diabetes New Zealand South Canterbury fundraiser.
The event raised more than $6000, which is expected to benefit youth in the community duck race co-ordinator Adrienne Scott said.
Two races were held - a corporate event, won by Drummond and Etheridge, and an individual race won by Hazel Johnston.
For their ducks' efforts, Drummond and Etheridge received a trophy and Ms Johnston won $500.
- The Timaru Herald