Photo by Stephen Jaquiery.
Fourth-year law student James Collins eats a cabbage on
George St before embarking on a mission to arm wrestle the
mayor during his last day in Dunedin yesterday.
He had lived with the same four friends since starting a
university degree and they participated in a quirky challenge
to mark the end of an era.
Each collected points for completing up to 40 different
tasks, which included eating a cheeseburger with nine extra
slices of cheese, ''jamming'' with a busker and making a
short horror film to be viewed on the internet.
Mr Collins said the challenge was a commemorative scavenger
hunt, of sorts.
He and his friends completed tasks with as little public
disruption as possible.
He ''loved'' eating a whole cabbage and said he would