Hamish McNeilly

Rent-free offer from bank

Rent-free offer from bank

Three flatmates wanted: Must be willing to live rent free in a new centrally-located student flat: Contact large bank for details.

Dunedin chef puts to sea to make ends meet

Dunedin chef puts to sea to make ends meet

Faced with an increased B&B rates bill and the expense of maintaining a historic home, a Dunedin chef has opted to work on fishing boats in the Antarctic to make ends meet.

Students' mums and dads welcome too

Students' mums and dads welcome too

Extra parental supervision is being encouraged in a campaign aimed at getting students' parents to visit Dunedin - and their children - more often.

100 million could watch Dunedin TV feature

100 million could watch Dunedin TV feature

Former All Black Josh Kronfeld has turned presenter for a Dunedin television feature expected to reach a global audience of up to 100 million viewers.

Ngai Tahu unhappy with foreshore Bill

Few indigenous groups around the world - let alone southern Maori - would pass a threshold test for customary title, a Maori legal advocate says.

Savings from trust's car workshop

Savings from trust's car workshop

A Dunedin-based charitable trust will save thousands of dollars by servicing vehicles at its own workshop.

Seagulls chase off runners

An "orchestrated attack" by two seagulls has left a Dunedin runner avoiding a popular recreational reserve, and another issuing a warning.

A father's 'nightmare'

A father's 'nightmare'

Rebecca Coulter wanted a white horse for her seventh birthday, and now her grieving father wants to honour that wish at her funeral.

Girl's saviour 'heroic'

Girl's saviour 'heroic' A heroic truck driver who saved the life of a Waihola child by pulling her from a burning wreck has downplayed his actions, saying "it is something anyone would do."

Communities in mourning after fatal crash

Communities in mourning after fatal crash

The communities of Waihola and Balclutha were yesterday coming to grips with the news of Tuesday's night's double-fatality road crash.