Kim Dungey

Anchored by the harbour

Anchored by the harbour

Others saw only a steep, overgrown site but a Dunedin couple saw potential and set about planning their dream home. Kim Dungey reports.

Growing old gracefully

Growing old gracefully

This Dunedin mansion might have seen better days, but many of the original features are intact. Kim Dungey reports.

The house that tenacity built

The house that tenacity built

As rising sea levels highlight the problems of building in low-lying areas, Kim Dungey talks to a Karitane couple who battled for the right to build on flood-prone land.

'Princely' effort lands role

'Princely' effort lands role

Fact and fiction collide in a telemovie based on the marriage of an Australian commoner to a Danish prince, writes Kim Dungey. 

Fashioned from nature (+ video)

Fashioned from nature (+ video)

It sounds improbable: a wealthy entrepreneur approaches a Queenstown architect and asks him to design a huge fashion complex in China. But, as Kim Dungey reports, that is exactly what's happening and he's using Dunedin expertise to get the job done. 

A little England in Central

A little England in Central

The owners of this Cromwell property wanted a warm, comfortable house that felt like a home. Kim Dungey reports.

Hallelujah house

Hallelujah house

A musical couple have been in seventh heaven since moving into a converted church. KIM DUNGEY reports.

Words while you wait

Words while you wait

Can poetry make you feel better? Ruth Arnison thinks so. She talks to KIM DUNGEY.

Dead interesting

Dead interesting

Many of us avoid cemeteries for as long as possible, but Stephen Deed says they have fascinating stories to tell. He talks to KIM DUNGEY.

Dark and mysterious

Dark and mysterious

Strong, feminine women in life, literature and film fuel Sarah Dolby's imagination. The Otago Peninsula artist talks to Kim Dungey.