Scotland's "queen of crime'' Val McDermid may be on the other side of the world to her homeland, but Dunedin's street names and gothic look make her feel right at home.
Being poor is expensive - especially when it comes to trying to access money for unexpected bills.
A pair of Dunedin artists whose giant artwork depicting the southern night sky will be installed on the enormous canvas of the Ross Creek Reservoir dam are excited at the prospect.
Improving the condition of Coast Rd from Warrington to Seacliff, more public walkways and better water pressure are top of mind for members of the Blueskin Bay Library book-share group.
The extraordinary adaptability of Norma, the Dunedin Town Hall organ, will be highlighted in this weekend's celebration of the giant instrument's 100th birthday.
A seven-year project to create a series of striking collages using hundreds of cigarette packets has been a labour of love for a local artist.
Dunedin teenager Quin Latta is off on the adventure on a lifetime, travelling to Tanzania to climb Mt Kilimanjaro.
After an extensive search for hot new writing talent across New Zealand, the fifth New Zealand Young Writers Festival will start in Dunedin next week.
While some local body election candidates show a good grasp of the issues facing Dunedin’s disabled community, others ‘‘could do better’’.
As election day looms and voting papers arrive, constituents ponder which community board candidates to support. Reporters from The Star talk to members of two of the six boards in Dunedin, who...
Fast-handed competitors will gather to pit their cubesolving skills against each other and the clock in the World Cube Association (WCA) Otago October 2019 event.
The essential role of the arts for society's welbeing and the challenges facing arts organisations and practitioners have been debated at the Arts and Culture in Otepoti mayoral candidates forum.
The first steps have been taken towards restoring the historic Harington Point gun emplacements on Otago Peninsula.
Port Chalmers residents are being urged to stand up and have their say, one more time, on reducing the speed limit on State Highway 88, near Port Otago.
As voting papers arrive in the post during the next week, voters will need to consider not only which candidates to support, but how to cast their vote.
Dunedin rock royalty will top the bill as the Vogel St Party returns to the city's calendar next month.
The Dunedin Repertory Society occupies a special niche in the city's arts community, providing regular opportunities for young thespians to gain performance experience.
A three-decade commitment to supporting refugees in the city will be marked next month, as the Refugee Support Group (Dunedin) celebrates its 30th anniversary.
The Dunedin RSA is hoping to reach out to Vietnam veterans in Dunedin on the 54th anniversary of Vietnam Veterans' Day, August 18.
Giant community fundraising and remembrance event, the Cancer Society Relay for Life, is set to be held in Dunedin in late March, 2020.