Monday, June 18, 2018

Events marking World Juggling Day are likely to become an annual event, after the sun shone on activities in Dunedin over the weekend.


Monday, June 18, 2018

Highlanders co-captain Ben Smith is confident the All Blacks can put on a decent show against the French in his home town this Saturday.

The team has arrived in Dunedin ahead of the third test at Forsyth Barr Stadium, and despite having the series wrapped up, they're determined to lift their performance.


Monday, June 18, 2018

It could be said some ways to jump on the marketing bandwagon are cheesier than others, and this one is, literally.

The All Blacks are in town, ahead of their clash with the French team this weekend and the city decided to pit two delicacies against each other.


Friday, June 15, 2018

The public car park near Dunedin's Railway Station is going to be closed for repairs early next week.


Friday, June 15, 2018

A man has been rescued by workers from a fishing vessel in Otago Harbour this afternoon after the sailing dinghy he was in capsized.


Friday, June 15, 2018

The artificial sports turfs at Logan Park are a step closer to becoming a reality, following a healthy cash injection.

The Lotteries Significant Project Fund has handed over a cheque for nearly $900,000 to Football South, which they say will be a game changer for the city...


Friday, June 15, 2018

The artificial sports turfs at Logan Park are a step closer to becoming a reality, following a healthy cash injection.

The Lotteries Significant Project Fund has handed over a cheque for nearly $900,000 to Football South, which they say will be a game changer for the city...


Friday, June 15, 2018

The Royal New Zealand Ballet is currently touring the country with Dancing with Mozart.

Among the cast is former Dunedin resident Olivia Moore, who's come a long way since she began dancing in Dunedin at age three


Friday, June 15, 2018

The Fortune Theatre's wardrobe has been saved for use in Dunedin, following the institution's demise.

The wardrobe, described as nationally significant, will be looked after by Stage South, a group of theatre professionals who got together after the Fortune closed last month.


Friday, June 15, 2018

Ashburton raised tenor Simon O'Neill is known in opera circles the world over.

He's been resident at The Met in New York, and if you can think of a famous opera house, chances are it's been filled with his huge voice.


Thursday, June 14, 2018

Port Otago's new eight million dredge has been carefully lifted off its delivery ship in a three-hour-plus, slow-motion operation yesterday.

The specialist heavy-lift ship, the Fairpartner, from the Netherlands, remained fully buoyant during the unloading at Port Chalmers.


Thursday, June 14, 2018

One of the last major engineering tasks of the multi-million dollar Ross Creek project is underway.

The reservoir has undergone extensive repairs over the last year, but it hasn't been without its problems.


Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Dunedin's Town Hall has had a safety railing removed following complaints about its appearance and the way it obstructed views for some patrons.

The railing was installed last year to make the balustrade safer.


Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Two legends of jazz and local radio are combining their talents for a night of well mannered frivolity this weekend.

Dunedin's jazz followers will know the name Calder Prescott, as the long standing leader of the Dunedin City Jazz Orchestra.


Monday, June 11, 2018

A Dunedin teen is in a moderate condition after being hit by a truck near Kaikorai Valley College this morning.

It appears the boy was hit at a pedestrian crossing and thrown thirty meters.