Chris Morris

Dividends likely from trip

Dividends likely from trip

Dunedin could be in for a boost from China, with more students, tourists and investors on the way, the mayor says.

Confirmation DVML losing two directors

Confirmation DVML losing two directors

An outgoing director responsible for Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium says she is leaving with high hopes for the future of the venue.

Chance to pitch up for a cinema treat

Chance to pitch up for a cinema treat

Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium is set to be transformed into a giant grassy cinema ahead of an overhaul of its playing surface.

Flats 'would change city's reputation'

Flats 'would change city's reputation'

Plans for a multimillion-dollar accommodation development beside Logan Park will help tackle the city's reputation for cold and dingy student flats, an academic says.

Big response on consultation

The Dunedin City Council has been inundated with more than 2500 responses to three separate calls for public input on thorny issues.

Wedding crashers? Not us, boss!

Wedding crashers? Not us, boss!

Scottish tourist Connor Robertson came to New Zealand in search of a holiday and somebody else's wedding.

Academic heads poll review panel

A University of Otago academic who warned of a ''vicious circle'' from low voter turnout in Dunedin City Council elections has been appointed to help revamp the system.

Airport increasing car park charges

Airport increasing car park charges

Parking fees at Dunedin International Airport are to climb to new altitudes.

Conflict of interest carefully avoided

Conflict of interest carefully avoided

Dunedin city councillor Jinty MacTavish says she went to extra lengths - including absenting herself from her own flat - to avoid a conflict of interest over the vehicle-free Octagon debate.

Retailers ask for more parks instead

Retailers ask for more parks instead

Retailers applauding the Dunedin City Council's decision to delay a pedestrian trial in the Octagon say more car parking - not more pavings - is what the central city really needs.