Nigel Benson

Society's annual exhibition opens

Society's annual exhibition opens

Otago Art Society 2014 exhibition winner Judy Smith, with her acrylic painting Emma. Photo supplied.

49 young ensembles compete or places at national finals

49 young ensembles compete or places at national finals

Young Dunedin musicians have been tuning up for the chance to hit a high note.

Stimulus for bike project

Stimulus for bike project

A long-distance recycling project was rolled out in Dunedin yesterday.

Secret is out on beach

Secret is out on beach

St Clair Beach has been voted one of the best beaches in New Zealand.

Extreme action on screen

Lights, cameras and lots of action signalled the opening of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2014 in Dunedin last night.

Vandals damage Ocean Grove pitch

Vandals damage Ocean Grove pitch

Vandalism has Grants Braes Football Club members seeing red.

Book awards finalists named

Otago book writers and illustrators are among New Zealand children's book awards finalists announced this week.

Smolt split up in bid to make them ''imprint''

Smolt split up in bid to make them ''imprint''

The release of 30,000 salmon smolt in Dunedin waters on Saturday is likely to result in net gains in the future.

Kindergarten goes back to the beginning

Kindergarten goes back to the beginning

Former St Clair Community Kindergarten pupil Kay Aitken (nee Lane) shows new pupils Lucinda McNally (centre) and Poppy Hussey (both 2) a photo of her first day at the kindergarten, in 1949.

Spirits and money raised with ghosts

Spirits and money raised with ghosts

Ghosts are being used to raise spirits and much-needed cash in a run-down historic Dunedin theatre.