David Loughrey

Former quarry land for sale ahead of 2GP

Former quarry land for sale ahead of 2GP

The Christchurch man who owns the Palmers Quarry Garden in Northeast Valley is trying to sell part of the land, hoping it will be picked up by a retirement home operator.

Och, aye, time to start anew

Dunedin's Scottish heritage thing is getting a bit old, and is clearly holding the city back. In the second edition of a series of articles on how to make Dunedin much, much better, David Loughrey looks at our history and why we should change it.

Blowing along the Coast (+ video)

Blowing along the Coast (+ video)

A Dunedin brass band is heading to the West Coast to spread the message of its music.

Brewer's success born from determination (+ video)

Brewer's success born from determination (+ video)

The big new $25 million brick brewery standing proudly on Anzac Ave in Dunedin may have been what hundreds turned up to see, but for one very proud mother, it was the feats of her son in overcoming the odds that made the day.

Privacy lost with removal of trees

Privacy lost with removal of trees

A Kinmont Park man is upset the privacy he enjoyed at his home until this week has been stripped away with the removal of trees beside State Highway 1.

World conference in 2019

Dunedin has won the right to host a conference in 2019 which should inject more than half a million dollars into the economy.

New era for Emerson's (+ video)

New era for Emerson's (+ video)

Hundreds of people turned out for the opening of the new Emerson's Brewing Company in Dunedin today.

Couple enjoy their life on the ocean wave

Couple enjoy their life on the ocean wave

They may have been chased across the Tasman to southern New Zealand by stormy weather, but a seafaring couple is finding the calm waters of Otago Harbour a good spot for a quick break from their life of cruising.

University key to conference tourism

The University of Otago has emerged as a key player if Dunedin is to keep benefiting from big increases in conference and event tourism.

Dunedin link, jobs lost as airline sold

Dunedin link, jobs lost as airline sold

Kiwi Regional Airlines has been sold to Air Chathams, meaning the end of a Dunedin to Nelson air link and the loss of at least four part-time jobs in Dunedin.