New Zealand faces a ''tsunami of knee replacements'' in the
coming years, placing even more pressure on health services,
a Dunedin academic says.
A Dunedin cyclist and Sawyers Bay resident has highlighted
the daily dangers of commuting by bicycle on busy State
Highway 88 and has called on truck drivers to take more care.
Danish business student Nick Nissen (23) has travelled
halfway around the world to be part of the the Dunedin Fringe
Festival organising team.
Searching through hundreds of vinyl LPs and CDs for ''discs
to spin'' during today's Regent Theatre Anything But Books
Sale has been a trip down memory lane for Darryl Baser.
An unusual and genteel sight will greet cyclists heading
along North Rd to the Bike Wise Fun Day at Forrester Park
The Bloke's Shed concept has been a great success since the
first shed was established at Taieri Aerodrome in 2007.
Expect to see many more young faces on public buses this
year, with university and polytechnic students being urged to
take part in a new transport scheme.
The methods used by Dunedin teenagers to get to and from
school will be the subject of an intensive study across the
city's 12 high schools.
A temporary speed restriction in Port Chalmers' main street
has been a hit with business owners but its impact on
motorists is yet to be established - and the question of who
will pay for it has arisen.
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