Two Dunedin men, both aged 23, suffered moderate hypothermia
and were flown to Dunedin Hospital by the Otago Regional
Rescue Helicopter after a 4.5m motorboat capsized on a bar at
Taieri Mouth on Saturday.
The Otago Museum's single credit card was recently used to
buy more butterfly pupae from Costa Rica, after usual
supplies from the Philippines for the museum's Tropical
Forest attraction were interrupted by a heatwave.
Two young southern right whales made a spectacular entry to
Otago Harbour about 2.30pm yesterday, swimming in as far as a
channel marker out from Wellers Rock, before leaving, close
to the Aramoana Mole.