Olivia Caldwell

C19th cobbles unearthed

C19th cobbles unearthed

Cobblestones from the 19th century have been revealed by road workers realigning Castle St outside the Dunedin Railway Station.

College hosts primary schools

College hosts primary schools

Taieri College hosted its primary schools seven-a-side day yesterday, more than 250 primary school pupils taking part in the five adapted sports in fine weather.

Dinkum Kiwis after 13 years

Dinkum Kiwis after 13 years

They traded the Australian dollar and sunshine for the Dunedin lifestyle 13 years ago and now the Waterworth family are proudly Kiwi.

If you ever wanted a stuffed yak or dingo ...

If you ever wanted a stuffed yak or dingo ...

What did the dingo say to the yak about its peacock neighbour?

Cousins have close shave for Canteen

Cousins have close shave for Canteen

As close as cousins can be, two Dunedin women put their heads together to come up with a way to raise funds for cancer and yesterday a tandem head-shave was their answer.

Mothers back breast-feeding

Mothers back breast-feeding

If hunger struck before 10.30am yesterday, it was all the better for New Zealand mothers hoping to set a record for the annual Big Latch On.

Oil Free Otago protests outside meeting

Oil Free Otago protests outside meeting

Protesters stood outside the Dunedin Community House yesterday as offshore oil and gas explorer Shell holds talks inside with environmental groups about plans for deepwater drilling in the Great South Basin.

Animal testing protest makes itself heard

Animal testing protest makes itself heard

Dunedin animal lovers joined yesterday's nationwide protest against a new Act allowing synthetic party drugs to be tested on animals with the message ''we won't forget at election time''.

Winning bout exhausting, tricky to remember

Winning bout exhausting, tricky to remember

Tina Stevens is still buzzing from her win in the Southern Showdown boxing event in Dunedin on Saturday night, but she cannot remember all of it.

Preschool centre to reopen

Preschool centre to reopen

An early learning centre closed two weeks ago because of financial difficulties will reopen under a new owner on Monday.