Dunedin Botanic Gardens

Putting the 'botanic' into gardens

Putting the 'botanic' into gardens

There is something in a name when it comes to gardens, Clare Fraser writes.

DCC denies collusion in sculpture process

DCC denies collusion in sculpture process

Members of the Otago Sculpture Trust are calling for the Dunedin City Council to start from scratch as it prepares to sign a contract for a new sculpture at the Dunedin Botanic Garden.

Botanic Garden to get huge worm

Botanic Garden to get huge worm

The unearthing of a worm sculpture design in Dunedin yesterday prompted a mixed reaction.

Garden's 150th festivities

A significant milestone for one of Dunedin's grandest old dames will be celebrated with a garden party.

Discussion today on sculpture

Discussion today on sculpture

A decision will be made today on whether to call for proposals from other Dunedin artists for a commemorative sculpture to mark the Dunedin Botanic Garden's 150th anniversary.

Botanic Garden sculpture provokes outrage

Botanic Garden sculpture provokes outrage

If art is meant to provoke a reaction, then the Friends of the Botanic Garden's proposed 150th anniversary sculpture for the Dunedin Botanic Garden has achieved its purpose before it is even installed.

Plumes put on fine show despite dryness

Plumes put on fine show despite dryness

It may be April, but nodding plumes are still an eye-catching sight in the Rhododendron Dell at the Dunedin Botanic Garden.

More shags nesting in Botanic Garden

More shags nesting in Botanic Garden

A family of little shags nesting beside the Dunedin Botanic Garden duck pond have grown to become a small community.

Chills to open 150th at Garden

Dunedin band The Chills will take to the stage later this month to celebrate the launch of a year of festivities marking the 150th anniversary of the Dunedin Botanic Garden.

Shag family set up house in garden

Shag family set up house in garden

A pair of little shags beside the Dunedin Botanic Garden duck pond have been attracting plenty of interest.

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