Seven drownings in New Zealand in the past four days and a
spate of rescues and other incidents on Dunedin beaches has
prompted a blunt water safety warning from life-savers.
A Dunedin City Council staff member has resigned part-way
through an investigation into ‘‘irregularities'' in his CV,
it has been confirmed.
The Exclusive Brethren will have to love their neighbours as
a condition of consent, after winning approval for a major
new facility on the Taieri Plain.
The couple locked in a long-running dispute over stormwater
with the Dunedin City Council face another setback days out
Dunedin might still be lining up to poach the Wellington
Sevens, but it has already got one over the capital city.
Dunedin city councillor Lee Vandervis' actions will form part
of a fresh fraud investigation inside the Dunedin City
Council, after he claimed to have paid a backhander to secure
a council contract.
Dunedin could be in line for even more big concerts following
the signing of a new ticketing deal by the company running
Forsyth Barr Stadium.
When it comes to sailing, Sir Russell Coutts has done it all
- from the choppy waters of Otago Harbour to Olympic gold and
the shiny silverware of the America's Cup.
The Dunedin City Council
is seeking more than $1 million in damages through a High
Court action against the estate of former Citifleet team
leader Brent Bachop.
Plans to turn part of Jetty St into Dunedin's newest
pedestrian mall have been confirmed by the Dunedin City
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