tour of Dunedin came to a grinding halt for a group of cruise
ship tourists after their bus ran aground at the weekend.
Dunedin was bulging at the seams at the weekend, as thousands
of cruise ship passengers descended on a city already
chock-a-block from graduations, international cricket and the
pre-Christmas shopping rush.
A spur-of-the-moment decision to attend the Maran-atha Rest
Home auction on Saturday left Dunedin woman Prue Paterson
jumping for joy.
Moyad Barnawi hopes to send a message to Dunedin.
The Dunedin City Council might have to step in if the
Ministry of Education withdraws funding for a long-running
arts education programme at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery,
Mayor Dave Cull says.
Morale within the Dunedin City Council is taking a hammering
as criticism and upheaval fuel a ''culture of fear'', staff
The Dunedin City Council is owed more than $500,000 in
library fines, despite using debt collection agency Baycorp
to pursue tardy borrowers as far as Australia, it has been
Dunedin's economy is on the right track, despite the city
missing its latest target for job-creation, deputy mayor
Chris Staynes says.
The statistics do not lie - more people are using Dunedin's
cycleways and more are expected to follow in their tyre
The idea of property purchases in South Dunedin has been
floated as the Dunedin City Council signals a desire to help
homeowners threatened by rising ground water.
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