Stadium

Stadium to be renamed for defence

Stadium to be renamed for defence

Forsyth Barr Stadium is to be renamed for Otago's first defence of the Ranfurly Shield against Hawkes Bay on Sunday.

Stadium to host Girls of Gridiron

Stadium to host Girls of Gridiron

Another national first is being staged at the Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin.

Stadium cost may blow out to $260m

Stadium cost may blow out to $260m

Heads will not roll over the Forsyth Barr Stadium budget blowout, but the total bill could rise again to more than $260 million, it has been revealed.

Stadium numbers up and diversifying

Stadium numbers up and diversifying

The Forsyth Barr Stadium crowd is diversifying, but the punters still love their beer and chips, the company running the venue says.

Thorny issues for Davies

Thorny issues for Davies

The former boss of Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium has swapped one thorny stadium debate for another.

Dispute after stadium concert cancelled

Dispute after stadium concert cancelled

The promoter of a Fleetwood Mac concert scheduled for Dunedin later this year is angry at being charged a $50,000 fee after the cancellation of the concert.

A never-ending challenge

A never-ending challenge

Down by the foreshore, across from the university, there sits a structure which has divided the Dunedin community like none other in many a year. It is, of course, Forsyth Barr Stadium.

Aerosmith a silver-spangled spectacle

Aerosmith a silver-spangled spectacle

A spaceship from the 1970s called Aerosmith berthed in Dunedin last night.

Aerosmith perform in Dunedin

Aerosmith perform in Dunedin

A spaceship from the 1970s called Aerosmith berthed in Dunedin last night. More than 20,000 people descended on Forsyth Barr Stadium to herald the arrival of America's biggest rock and roll band.

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Photos by Stephen Jaquiery and Craig Baxter; prints available from otagoimages.co.nz.

Stadium stage set for Rhymin' Simon

Stadium stage set for Rhymin' Simon

The stage is set for the biggest concert to be held in Dunedin since Elton John played to a sellout crowd in November 2011.

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