Shawn McAvinue

Cadets celebrate 150 years

Cadets celebrate 150 years

The oldest youth organisation in New Zealand was celebrated in Dunedin on Saturday.

They're a great model, eh!

They're a great model, eh!

Thomas Jackson-Birtles (5), of Mosgiel, sits in a restored 1928 Ford Model A pedal car at the Otago Community Hospice Charity Cruise at Tahuna Park yesterday.

Light plane crashes near Riverton

Light plane crashes near Riverton

Three injured hunters are recovering in Southland Hospital after the plane they were in flipped following an aborted take off in Western Southland this afternoon.

Mosgiel community keen to support pool: trust

Mosgiel community keen to support pool: trust

The ''fuse has been lit'' to build a $15 million Taieri Aquatic Facility at Memorial Park in Mosgiel, the chairman of the trust behind it says.

Group opens nappy banks across NZ

Group opens nappy banks across NZ

An organisation has opened ''nappy banks'' across New Zealand, giving more people access to cloth nappies.

Pupils' artworks for port parade

Pupils' artworks for port parade

Artworks created by St Leonard's School pupils are set to take to the street in the annual West Harbour Arts Week parade.

Pizza premises exchanged to get bigger slices

Pizza premises exchanged to get bigger slices

A couple of Dunedin Italian eateries have found new premises to expand their businesses. Shawn McAvinue talks to the owner of a pizzeria moving from the city to the suburbs for a bigger slice of the action and another who moved from the suburbs to the city.

Picnic table debate goes on

The fate of a picnic table moved a step closer to being decided at the Mosgiel-Taieri Community Board meeting at Mosgiel Service Centre this week, chairman Bill Feather said.

Improvements to the fore

The Middlemarch Promotions Group discussed ways to improve the appearance of Middlemarch at the Strath Taieri Community Board meeting on Thursday, chairman Barry Williams said.

Musos' Club rocks on

Musos' Club rocks on

The Dunedin Musicians' Club will celebrate its 40th birthday on the last Saturday of this month.