When Dunedin husband and wife Brendan and Emily Boniface had
their son River four years ago, they discovered a gap in the
market for boys' clothing.
As the number of ethnic grocery stores in Dunedin burgeons,
competition becomes stiffer, but more outlets mean increased
diversity, one retailer says.
A colouring-in craze has taken over Dunedin, with adults
buying colouring books in droves.
The plight of Dunedin children living in poverty has inspired
a concerned group of local people to roll up their sleeves
and offer practical help.
Gun shop owners in Dunedin say the private sale of firearms
in Dunedin is ''thriving'' and tougher restrictions need to
be introduced to try to combat the problem.
John Matheson, an orthopaedic surgeon who retired last week
after a 35-year career at Dunedin Hospital, believes a bit of
obsession goes a long way in surgery.
A national decline in demand for Plunket's car-seat service
will force the closure of the thriving Dunedin branch by the
end of next year.
Dunedin tertiary students who have secured flats in popular
areas such as Castle St and Hyde St are being put through
hazing rituals by tenants leaving the flats.
The roar of chainsaws is music to the ears of Ravensbourne
residents this week, as the Dunedin City Council's sycamore
removal trial gets under way.
The scarfie tradition of red cards is all about doing
something new and having a good time, a university graduate
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