Friday 24th March, 2017

Nehma Vitols from Sydney’s University of Technology has just taken out the First Place prize at iD Emerging Designer with her collection, ‘XXX’.

Vitols used the scraps left behind in production process to de-construct classic wardrobe items.


Friday 24th March, 2017

A Dunedin department store joined the other outlets in the chain to take part in the Shave for a Cure event.

$7,000 was raised in Dunedin, part of $50,000 raised across the South Island.


Friday 24th March, 2017

Since 2012 St Leonards School has held an art auction, and it is that time of the year again.

This evening the school's historic hall will be filled with beautiful pieces, as art aficionados help to raise funds for the small school.


Friday 24th March, 2017

Go Bus in Dunedin has welcomed the first four of 16 new buses for its urban routes, well ahead of schedule.

The 16 vehicles were originally slated for an August delivery from their assemblers Kiwi Bus Builders in Tauranga. They are now starting to appear on services as part of the company’s new contract with Otago Regional Council.

The buses are part of a $7 million investment in the Go Bus urban fleet for the city; the largest investment in a Dunedin bus fleet since the 1980s.


Friday 24th March, 2017

The Dunedin City Council is calling on central government to redevelop Dunedin Hospital in the centre of the city.

The council also wants a clear commitment that a top-flight teaching hospital will be retained for Dunedin and the wider Otago/Southland region.


Thursday 23rd March, 2017

Dunedin's iD fashion week is approaching the pointy end of the needle, with the Emerging Designers show this evening.

However last night at the Dunedin Public Library patrons had a chance for a genteel stroll down fashion's memory lane.


Thursday 23rd March, 2017

An event held at Dunedin Public Library at the weekend featured 15 different languages and performers, dance, puppets, music and song.

The International Storytelling Festival took a journey around the world, through the stories of some of Dunedin’s diverse cultures.

A kapa haka group welcomed the waiting parents and children, and performers offered stories from their respective homelands.


Wednesday 22nd March, 2017

Dunedin Members of Parliament David Clark and Clare Curran delivered petitions to the Beehive this afternoon.

Both of them are urging the Government to begin the Dunedin Hospital rebuild before this year's general election.


Wednesday 22nd March, 2017

Fashion show delegates from Shanghai, emerging designers and models attended a special welcome breakfast event in Dunedin's Chinese Garden this morning.

The event was hosted by the Dunedin Shanghai Association as part of iD fashion week.


Wednesday 22nd March, 2017

iD Fashion Week judges in Dunedin are at this moment sifting through entries in the Emerging Designer category looking for winners.

The designers are showing their creations at the Dunedin's Railway Station for the first time, allowing the public get up close and personal with the garments.