Taieri Times Fun in the sun By Shawn McAvinue - January 16, 2020 SHARE Facebook Twitter Email Print In a spin .. Max Macarthur, of Abbotsford, pushes his friend Libby Wilson (both 13), of Brighton, on a merry-go-round at Green Island Memorial Park playground. The mercury hit about 20degC on the Taieri Plain on Tuesday. Reporter Shawn McAvinue photographed people having fun in the sun. 1 of 6 Digging it .. Sisters Ruby (7) and Olivia (9) Nicolson, of Wakari, dig in the sand at Brighton Beach. Convoy .. Friends share a slide at Brighton Domain (from left) Aria Luchford (7), of Dunedin, Faith King (7) and Faybian King (9), both of Ashburton, Aroha Ropata (11), of Dunedin, and Manu Hay-King (12), of Ashburton. Castle builders .. Making a sandcastle at Ocean View Beach (from left) siblings Millie (5), Hunter (10) and Violet (7) Moir. Trish Forsman (seated), of Kaikorai, pats her friend's dog, bichon frise cross Boo Boo, of Highgate, and Sandy Vincent, of St Kilda, hugs her dog Pomeranian cross Ted West. Maddie Johnstone (left, 11) and her sister Lexi Wiel (8), both of Abbotsford, eat ice cream at Green Island Memorial Park playground. In the swing .. Denise Wilson pushes her grandchildren Charlie (5) and Samantha (8) Wilson, all of Abbotsford, in the swing at Green Island Memorial Park playground.