For some, the thousand of people surging around the sights,
sounds and smells of the Thieves' Alley Market Day created a
sensory overload. For others, it was welcome company.
Emergency services are investigating after a derelict house
in Dunedin was destroyed in a blaze early this morning.
The number of nights of paid accommodation in Otago
facilities has increased by 5.8% in the past year, a
Statistics New Zealand accommodation survey shows.
If you have never played rugby and you want to know what it
feels like being mixed up in a rolling maul, then Thieves'
Alley was the place to be today.
Teachers need to be very careful and selective about what
personal information they share with their pupils,
particularly on social media, according to a Dunedin
Several Dunedin secondary schools have recorded surges of
about 20% in their year 9 rolls this year, leaving some in
the sector hoping it will stave off Ministry of Education
intervention in the city's secondary network.
No matter which way you crunch the numbers, a significant
amount of success in mathematics plus a massive amount of
modesty make Johnny Mottershead a poor self-promoter.
The Year of the Monkey is about to begin and to help
celebrate the Chinese New Year in Dunedin, some of China's
top acrobats and theatre performers will put on a show.
Remnants of Dunedin life in the 1860s are being uncovered by
heavy machinery and archaeologists this week following the
demolition of the Barningham Building at the University of
Otago Dental School.
Getting debilitating motion sickness at the sight of a boat
in water can be a major problem for passionate rowers - such
as Enid Barron.
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