Big plans lie ahead for the South Dunedin Social Sector Trial
(also known as Base), which has been extended by the
Government for another year from July 1.
Increased monitoring of hazardous drinking among young people
is the cornerstone of a new South Island-wide project aimed
at reducing alcohol harm.
Sharing the joy of music with Dunedin youngsters is a labour
of love for singer Calla Knudson-Hollebon (18), who is
leading a new children's music group at Knox Church.
Playtime in the city's dog parks can be hazardous for small
dogs, at risk of being ''monstered'' by larger breeds,
prompting a Dunedin couple to lobby council for special
It's good to see more public events being established in the
city - it's a great way to bring people togetherIt's that
time of year again, when neighbours step outside the front
door and connect with the people who live around them.
family focus of the Highland Park development, in Mosgiel,
continues to take shape, with construction well under way on
a new high-spec early childhood facility.
Alexandra Walker (23) would love to work in a cafe, or with
children, and dreams of visiting Disneyland and London's West
End one day.
A Dunedin-based research team,
working on a cure for type 1 diabetes, is reaching out for
For Dunedin teenager Shania Fox (16) there is great
satisfaction in starting the school year alongside her peers
It sounds like a personal ad: ''desperate researcher seeks
healthy older ambidextrous people for study''.
Submit your news & photos - Login or
Opinion? Have your say - Login or Register
event or notice
Add a photo
Make ODT my
Otago Daily Times print and digital edition, The
Star - Dunedin, The News - Central Otago, The
Ensign - Gore, Southland Express -
Invercargill, Southern Rural Life - Otago and
Southland, The Courier - Timaru, Courier Country - Canterbury and
West Coast, Queenstown Times - Queenstown, Mountain Scene -
Queenstown, The Oamaru Mail - Oamaru, The
Greymouth Star - Greymouth, Hokitika Guardian - Hokitika,
West Coast Messenger - West Coast, The Ashburton Courier -
Ashburton, The News - North Canterbury, Extra! schools
Times South Canterbury