Efforts to reduce New Zealand's "appalling'' death toll from
workplace injuries are being handicapped by inadequate
statistics, University of Otago researcher Dr Rebbecca Lilley
The future of the University of Otago's Dunedin Study has
been safeguarded after it received more than $6 million in
Health Research Council grants.
The Otago Regional Council is about to seek public input over
a proposed design for Dunedin's central bus hub.
Christchurch couple Trevor and Lorraine Thompson know there's
something special about Dunedin's annual Star Regent Theatre
24-Hour Book Sale that keeps drawing book lovers back.
An Otago district chamber music contest held at Marama Hall,
Dunedin, at the weekend is particularly dear to the heart of
district contest organiser Natasha Manowitz.
Thousands of book lovers had swarmed through the annual
Regent Theatre 24-Hour Book Sale, in Dunedin, when it
ended at noon today.
The Otago Regional Council should take more vigorous and
co-ordinated action to tackle the "explosive'' threat of
wilding conifer spread throughout Otago.
University of Otago health researchers Prof Richie Poulton
and Prof Warren Tate have received Health Research Council
awards for "outstanding'' contributions to health research
If part of Dunedin's lower Dowling St car park is
redeveloped, adding a multistoreyed car-parking building on
the site will be "critical'' for the area's future, Les Mills
club manager Peter Lee says.
After a decade of controversy and delays, an Otago Regional
Council committee yesterday recommended a car park in Dowling
St, Dunedin, as the preferred site for the council's new head
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