Brenda Harwood

Intern goes extra mile to gain experience

Intern goes extra mile to gain experience

Danish business student Nick Nissen (23) has travelled halfway around the world to be part of the the Dunedin Fringe Festival organising team.

Music takes centre stage at the Regent

Music takes centre stage at the Regent

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.

Tea parties to greet cyclists on fun day

Tea parties to greet cyclists on fun day

An unusual and genteel sight will greet cyclists heading along North Rd to the Bike Wise Fun Day at Forrester Park today.

Bloke's Shed mooted for Valley

Bloke's Shed mooted for Valley

The Bloke's Shed concept has been a great success since the first shed was established at Taieri Aerodrome in 2007.

Push to get students on the buses

Push to get students on the buses

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.

In-depth study of pupil's transport

In-depth study of pupil's transport

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.

Port Chalmers speed restriction funding sought

Port Chalmers speed restriction funding sought

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.

Cities vie for big oil's favour

Cities vie for big oil's favour Dunedin and Invercargill have both been courting big oil companies in recent years for the chance of a billion-dollar bonanza from potential gas deposits in the Great South Basin.

Cycle network starting to take shape

Cycle network starting to take shape

Cycle and pedestrian routes through the southern city are opening up, as work progresses on phase one of the South Dunedin cycleway-walkway network.

Concern about traffic volume after pet run over

Concern about traffic volume after pet run over

A South Dunedin woman wants road safety improved after the death of her family's miniature schnauzer in an alleged hit-and-run in Surrey St.