Rosie Manins

Regulation of shark tourism welcomed

Regulation of shark tourism is being welcomed by Dunedin cage-diving operator Peter Scott.

Deep-sea drilling change slammed

Deep-sea drilling change slammed

Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull has slammed the Government's decision to waive notification of exploratory deep-sea drilling.

Bay residents voice concerns

Bay residents voice concerns

There is growing discontent among Macandrew Bay residents about freedom campers.

City council monitoring freedom campers

An influx of freedom campers at Macandrew Bay is being closely monitored by the Dunedin City Council, as part of its review of trial camping allowances.

Few ill effects from hospital IT outage

Few ill effects from hospital IT outage

Dunedin Hospital staff are being praised for minimising the impact on patients of a massive IT failure, although opinion varies about how bad the effect on patients has been.

Stylie threads and a clear conscience

Stylie threads and a clear conscience

Saving fabric to save the world, Dunedin fashion designer Fiona Clements is determined to bring style to the masses without sacrificing her conscience.

Nervous wait for 100 staff

Nervous wait for 100 staff

About 100 Farmlands staff in Dunedin face an anxious wait after the company yesterday proposed consolidating its administrative and support operations in Christchurch.

'Anecdotally... bigger than Christmas'

'Anecdotally... bigger than Christmas'

This year's iD Dunedin Fashion Week will brings millions of dollars into the city, and generate millions more in exposure and education, organisers say.

Sea lion and pup move on

Smaills Beach is again open to dogs and vehicles, following the departure of a mother sea lion and her pup.

Bid to extend bar areas turned down

An application to extend the outside areas of Mac's Brew Bar and Di Lusso for Orientation tomorrow night has been declined by the district licensing committee.