Nigel Benson

'It's a simple life . . .'

'It's a simple life . . .'

You don't have to go far to get a million miles away. A hidden world lies just 15 minutes from the centre of Dunedin. Nigel Benson visits the Waiora Scout Camp.

Double role for singer

Double role for singer

Former Dunedin opera singer and New Zealand showjumping representative Jud Arthur will have a double role to play at Ride the Rhythm next year.

Using food to offset violence

A Dunedin Women's Refuge initiative is proving to be food for thought.

Retailers warned: be aware

Retailers warned: be aware

Dunedin police are warning retailers to be vigilant in the lead-up to Christmas after a woman was apprehended yesterday with a car-load of goods allegedly shoplifted.

Hitchhiker home with fridge plugged in

Hitchhiker home with fridge plugged in

Fridge man Rob Cope has arrived home in Wellington after six weeks of hitchhiking around New Zealand with a major kitchen appliance.

One journey over, another to begin

One journey over, another to begin

A Mosgiel man has just completed a 33-year journey with a Jeep.

Wearable art founder thrilled with 3-D film

Wearable art founder thrilled with 3-D film

World of Wearable Art founder Dame Suzie Moncrieff walked into a world of watchable art in Dunedin yesterday.

Seal's long hill climb a mystery

Seal's long hill climb a mystery

Mystery continues to surround a New Zealand fur seal which surfaced in suburban Dunedin on Monday.

Blubber me, this seal's a landlubber

Blubber me, this seal's a landlubber

Perhaps he thought they were doing some sealing work.

Trawlers remain while cases queue for court

Trawlers remain while cases queue for court

The Korean deep-sea fishing trawler Melilla 203 sits at the Rattray St Wharf in Dunedin.