Several surf life-savers were upset after a harrowing rescue
in which a 14-year-old Dunedin girl nearly drowned at
Brighton Beach yesterday.
''It's been embarrassingly successful,'' Brighton Gala Day
organiser Colin Weatherall said at the conclusion of the
public event yesterday.
The Portobello community has rallied to support a family left
with nothing but the clothes they were
wearing, after a fire
gutted their home on Wednesday.
Dunedin conductor Peter Adams is hoping he will still be able
to move his right arm after what feels like a 21-day
The sun will not fry an egg on playground equipment at Arthur
Burns Preschool, but it does get pretty hot.
It emits almost as much smoke as a house fire when it rumbles
up the street.
A French vacationer risked his life by running into a burning
building at Harington Point yesterday to rescue as many of
his family's belongings as possible.
A large set of keys found in Highgate last week has left
Dunedin police trying to unlock the mystery as to who owns
There was a time in Middlemarch when locals reckoned you
could kick a tussock and either a rabbit or a member of the
Tisdall family would jump out.
The discovery of toxic mould growing in the walls of a
classroom and another building at Bayfield High School in
Dunedin has prompted the school to demolish and rebuild the
facilities at a cost of $1.4 million.
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