John Gibb

Longest-serving staff member retires

Longest-serving staff member retires

Gordon Greer's hair was much longer in 1966 and he also had ''fewer wrinkles''.

Dunedin perspective on war

Dunedin perspective on war

Months of hard work reach fruition when a new exhibition, ''Dunedin's Great War'', opens at the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum on Friday.

Role in film a turning point

Role in film a turning point

Former Dunedin resident and onetime gang member Wayne Hapi knows plenty about miracles.

Settlers new director 'local girl made good'

Toitu Otago Settlers Museum acting director Jennifer Evans has been appointed the institution's next director.

Steam restored to gasworks museum

Steam restored to gasworks museum

Steam has returned to the Dunedin Gasworks Museum after a 16-month wait, and the complex in South Dunedin has ''come alive'' again.

Gasworks, pit site mix-up

Dunedin Gasworks Museum board chairman Barry Clarke is keen to clear up any confusion between the gasworks site and a former tar pit site, more than 300m away.

US has critical role in complex search for peace

Middle East specialist Prof Bill Harris sees no sign of a ''miracle'' to break recurrent cycles of violence involving Gaza but says the United States remains ''critically important'' to finding a solution.

Gasworks, pit site mix-up

Dunedin Gasworks Museum board chairman Barry Clarke is keen to clear up any confusion between the gasworks site and a former tar pit site, more than 300m away.

Former coroner wants accountability

Former coroner wants accountability

Former Dunedin coroner Jim Conradson believes organisations sent a coroner's recommendation should have to reply in writing, stating what action they will take.

Tb mycobacteria finding hailed

Tb  mycobacteria finding hailed

University of Otago microbiologists have made an ''amazing discovery'' that offers new hope for developing revolutionary new antibiotics to attack tuberculosis.