Chris Morris

Second DCC manager departs

Second DCC manager departs

The Dunedin City Council has lost its second transport group manager in less than six months.

Unhappy at GigCity delay (+ video)

Unhappy at GigCity delay (+ video)

Businesswoman Ali Copeman says being reliant on a neighbour's WiFi in the heart of Dunedin's CBD has left her "completely disillusioned'' about GigCity.

Free fast WiFi zones for city

Free fast WiFi zones for city

Dunedin is set to be lit up by a network of 12 more Gig-speed free WiFi zones across the city.

Giga-gains not evenly shared (+ video)

Giga-gains not evenly shared (+ video)

A digital highway is spreading across Dunedin, but the rise of GigCity is not without its own traffic jams and frustration. Chris Morris reports.

Internet speed opened door to job

Internet speed opened door to job

James Hannam "probably'' wouldn't be living in Dunedin were it not for GigCity.

'It kind of defeats the purpose'

'It kind of defeats the purpose'

GigCity is a waiting game for Dunedin student Josh Livingstone.

Call for freedom camping rules rethink

Call for freedom camping rules rethink

Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull is calling on the Government to rethink freedom camping legislation, after a season in which large crowds overwhelmed sites and stretched facilities and patience across Otago.

App means end of quiet campsites

App means end of quiet campsites

Everything a freedom camper needs to know about New Zealand is now just a button-press away. But what does the rise of smartphone apps like CamperMate mean for Dunedin's previously quiet beach camping grounds? Chris Morris reports.

Hundreds at first ‘Creekfest’

Hundreds at first ‘Creekfest’

There was a lot of love for the Lindsay in Dunedin at the weekend.

Hyde St rubbish set alight

Hyde St rubbish set alight

The party is over, and the clean-up is in full swing, but the Hyde St hangover will linger for days for three young men.