Monday, April 23, 2018

About one and half thousand runners and walkers took part in Dunedin's Surf To Stadium Run.

This is the seventh time the ten kilometre event has been held in Dunedin.


Monday, April 23, 2018

A Dunedin artist is creating exotic glass sculptures in his backyard shed.

Mike Crawford creates his artworks from scratch using a time-intensive glass kiln process.


Monday, April 23, 2018

Organisers of the annual Hyde Street Party expect the event to only get better next year after an awesome and almost incident-free party on Saturday.

About 3600 students, in a multitude of colours and costumes, flocked to the annual North Dunedin street party.


Friday, April 20, 2018

The Food Science Department at the University Of Otago are developing a new type of food packaging that need not be thrown away.

Instead it can be eaten by either humans or livestock, in a goal to help the environment.


Friday, April 20, 2018

Frustrated drivers were forced to run red lights in Dunedin recently, after some intersections only allowed two cars through, before the lights changed.


Friday, April 20, 2018

Another five levels of scaffolding are expected to be removed from the First Church spire in Dunedin this weekend, as repair work nears completion.

Dooley's Masonry is coordinating the stone work, and the company's foreman says some of the historic stone work was severely damaged.


Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Following last weekend's strong winds, two large trees in the Dunedin Botanic Garden will have to be felled for safety reasons.


Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Otago University Rugby Football Club consolidated its place at the top of the table against the Dunedin team at Kettle Park on Sunday.


Wednesday, April 18, 2018

A well-deserved break awaits Holly Robinson, but bigger things could be on the way.

The para-javelin thrower overcame an Achilles tendon injury to set a F46 javelin record and claim a silver medal at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.


Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A group of Wellington artists are in Dunedin adding colour to the city through street art.

New pieces of public art have been gradually appearing on Dunedin walls, thanks mainly to the Dunedin Street Art Trust.


Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Staff at the Otago Museum have been dancing up a storm for their submission to an international dancing video competition.

Voting in the competition closes tonight and staff are hoping the public votes for them.


Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A call-up to model at the iD International Emerging Designer Show next month will be a first for model Charlotte Goodyear, and a first for the show.

Goodyear's look is one of classic androgyny, a look which was strong in the late 1960s, and appears to be gaining more popularity again, as gender lines blur.


Tuesday, April 17, 2018

The Dunedin Botanic Garden is to provide extra space for injured native birds to recuperate.

This will provide a home for birds that have been treated at the Dunedin Wildlife Hospital.


Monday, April 16, 2018

The hills around Otago were no place to be if you enjoyed peace and quiet at the weekend as the cars took part in the Otago Rally.

World Rally Championship star Hayden Paddon won every stage of international competition... However, Paddon's car - plus every other car - was in the dust of the Zero cars.


Friday, April 13, 2018

The annual Otago Rally has Dunedin and the surrounding hills reverberating with the sound of many racing cars.

This southern leg is the largest motor racing event in the South Island with more than 100 competitors from many countries coming to play on the region's roads.