The sheer variety of petrol-driven enthusiasts' clubs was a feature of the 2008 Autospectacular at the Edgar Centre, Dunedin, on Saturday.
The Dunedin City Council voted near-unanimously yesterday to change a 21-year-old system of public forums that allows the public to speak at committee meetings.
A Dunedin city councillor has apologised for a comment at a meeting this week about "old men with hearing aids" after it was taken as a personal slight by Dunedin Ratepayers and Householders Association chairman Syd Adie, and as a slight against those with disabilities.
Men and machines worked in fading light to save a digger stuck in the Andersons Bay inlet last night, as a rising tide threatened to swamp the machine.
When it comes to creative excuses for incurring a parking ticket in Dunedin, Rachael Kelly has heard them all.
Stop the Stadium is gearing up to provide help for people to make submissions against a district plan change that would allow the Awatea St Stadium to be built, and is today beginning a membership drive.
Dunedin's Awatea St stadium has a school-aged supporter who has found 165 of his peers to help him lobby for the project.
Police are calling for a temporary liquor ban for North Dunedin in August, amid fears an unofficial Undie 500 could again erupt into disorder.
A Dunedin City Council resource consent committee has turned down a plan for a nine-bedroom student residential unit in the Cosy Dell area of Dunedin.
"Hate mail" and personal criticism are taking a toll on some local body politicians in Dunedin, affecting an already fraught public consultation system.
New parking rules approved for Dunedin yesterday will end free parking in the central city, raise the cost of parking in George St to $4 an hour and cost $1 million to implement.
A temporary liquor ban will cover North Dunedin during August, despite concern from some city councillors not enough had been done to liaise with "underground" Undie 500 organisers.
Ongoing acrimony towards the New Zealand Historic Places Trust surfaced at the Dunedin City Council yesterday, as the stalled Mediterranean garden project was discussed.
John Wilson Ocean Dr is to stay closed to vehicles while a study is completed on wildlife that is beginning to return to the area.
A Roslyn boutique day spa and massage therapy business has been granted consent to move into the former Roslyn fire station, and it may soon be joined in the building by a new restaurant and bar.
The Dunedin City Council has reduced the scope of its multimillion-dollar harbourside project after the high cost of property made some aspects unaffordable.
The Dunedin City Council is planning to take part in an Environment Court appeal against a decision its own resource consent committee approved.
Anti-fluoride campaigners on Dunedin's northern coast look set to be denied the public referendum they want on the issue, despite a 222-signature petition they collected.
The group set up to stop a ratepayer-funded stadium being built in Awatea St, Dunedin, will hold a public meeting tonight which it hopes will encourage people to become involved in the campaign.
Experts from both sides of the fluoride debate will update the Dunedin City Council on the issue, after residents in the city's northern communities opposed to fluoridation asked for a referendum.