Five Otago surf life-saving clubs will soon receive important equipment and related funds, thanks to a $25,000 donation by a Dunedin business.
Two people escaped with minor injuries when their car went out of control and hit a traffic light pole in North Dunedin this evening.
A long-standing partnership between Otago Polytechnic and the Blueskin Bay Library at Waitati moved to a higher level on Friday when polytechnic students ran a successful computer help desk there.
A 19th-century steam locomotive, A66, which survived a damaging fire at a Dunedin restaurant in 1988, seems likely to add to its long and colourful history by returning to the city later this...
The launch of the new University of Otago Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Public Policy this week came with a caution it was important to be "up front" in addressing community concerns about...
The Government has begun a review of NCEA and is calling for schools, pupils, parents, employers and training organisations to share their ideas about what could make the qualification better. John...
The Otago Museum plans to spend up to a million dollars over the next five years to extend its sprinkler system to cover the remaining 40% of the museum complex.
New Zealand's system of $5 prescription charges creates a barrier for some people and ''prevents them getting the medicines they need'', University of Otago academic Prof Pauline Norris warns.
Zonta Club of Dunedin-Otago past-president Marie Thomson, Zonta district 16 (New Zealand) governor Janet Hope (centre), and New Zealand Women's Empowerment Principles committee chairwoman Vicky Mee...
A dozen people used a drop-in centre set up by Aurora Energy during a planned power outage in Andersons Bay, Dunedin, yesterday and the service could be offered again during future planned outages.
Collection assistant Sarah Hibbs views an exhibit in an exhibition titled "The Order of Things'', at the Hocken Library.
New Zealand must remain alert to threats to this country’s reputation as an exporter of high-quality honey, including manuka honey, University of Otago researcher Prof Russell Frew warns.
Creating a new Otago Museum exhibition devoted to Dunedin musicians Martin Phillipps and The Chills has been a highly collaborative affair.
Increased environmental monitoring, and more collaborative networking over Otago Harbour and Dunedin public transport, are among highlights of the ORC's latest proposed long-term plan.
Energy usage continues to fall at the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum, and more than $41,000 was saved this year after an extensive energy audit, museum director Jennifer Evans says.
A Middlemarch Volunteer Fire Brigade fire appliance and water tanker were back in action at the town tonight after a damaging house fire flared up again unexpectedly.
Visitor attendance at the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum is likely to reach a record 320,000 for the year, museum director Jennifer Evans predicts.
A pop-up display of architectural models for a proposed long-term Otago Harbour development has proved popular with visitors to the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum.
A big surge in Otago Museum science outreach activity has highlighted Dunedin's role as one of the country's leading centres for science communication, Dr Craig Grant says.
Readers are keen for accurate forensic science to be conveyed through crime fiction, Dunedin researcher and crime novelist Dr Vanda Symon says.