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Visit the South Island town with too many women

Every two years, single people from all over Otago converge on the small town of Middlemarch for the Singles’ Ball.

It’s Central Otago’s version of Tinder.

Orginally set up because Middlemarch had too many men, it appears the ball has been too successful.

Now, however, Middlemarch has too many women.

Julian Lee popped over to check on preparations for the ball this weekend.

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    Middlemarch’s Singles’ Ball was originally set up because there weren’t enough eligible females. Source: Seven Sharp