A labour of love for Port Chalmers woman Carol Meikle, who
has spent years researching the town's links with Australia's
first saint, Mary MacKillop, who is known as Saint Mary of
the Cross, has led to the return of a treasure.
With winter just around the corner and families looking for
extra warmth, the Dunedin Citizens Advice Bureau is warning
people to be cautious when buying firewood.
To some people it's the height of culinary delight, while for
others the very thought of having it in the house is
The outpouring of public support for veterans on Anzac Day,
with thousands attending services throughout Dunedin, came as
the Returned and Services Association (RSA) faces a battle
February's sale of the United Services and Community Club
building means the Dunedin Returned and Services' Association
can ''really move forward'', after a year of consolidation
Regulars at the popular Otago Farmers Market will notice a
changing of the guard at the Havoc Pork stand.
Dunedin Police and Neighbourhood Support Otago are going door
to door in the student quarter to highlight the importance of
It is about to get more expensive to use an ambulance.
The extended spell of warm, dry weather has been a boon to
Dunedin construction company Cook Brothers, as work proceeds
apace on the new Blueskin Bay Library and Community Complex.
Dunedin-based NHNZ executive producer Judith Curran will step
out in a locally designed dress at the Los Angeles premiere
of new fashion-centred NHNZ show L.A. Frock Stars on March 7.
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