After walking up to 30km a day for the past six months, you could forgive the Rapsey family for being a little fidgety.
Flights to the aurora australis on the edge of the Antarctic are unlikely to be run from Dunedin again in the foreseeable future, organisers say.
King's High School's board of trustees will appoint a temporary rector later this week, to fill the leadership void that will be created when present rector Dan Reddiex departs and his replacement...
As the last of the 2018-19 New Zealand summer weather statistics trickle into Niwa's computers, climate scientists are predicting it will be one of the top five hottest summers on record.
Niwa climate scientists are predicting a "warmer than average" autumn for Otago and Southland.
A slump in the number of Chinese pupils paying to study in New Zealand secondary schools has forced Dunedin schools to look elsewhere for international fee-paying (IFP) pupils.
''Are we there yet?'' is a question typically asked by children on long drives.
Education should not be a political football, National Party education spokeswoman Nikki Kaye says.
An Invercargill Lotto player has won $500,000 in tonight's first division draw.
The Ministry of Education has been accused of being lazy and letting refugee children down, after it implemented changes to educational support funding last year.
It's looking like a stormy end to summer for the South, with thunder, heavy rain and hail expected in some areas tomorrow.
Pardon the disruption - hot weather will resume this weekend.
A pride parade along George St could be held as early as next year, organisers of the Dunedin Pride Festival say.
Being boiled down into a liquid instead of being buried or cremated could be an option for the dearly departed in Dunedin.
He is known as a "Connor of all trades" among friends.
Members of the Waitati community have been advised to ignore rumours about who may have killed Star, the miniature horse who was stabbed 41 times by an assailant who remains at large.
As they barrelled towards a rock face at speed, Brenda and Doug Weening thought it was just another trick their jet-boat driver was using to scare them.
There are disruptions to traffic on Dunedin's Northern Motorway tonight, after a vehicle crashed off the road and down a steep bank.
Dunedin schools appear to be supporting the pupil-organised School Strike 4 Climate rally in the Octagon next month.
The planned closure of four NZ Post shops in Dunedin and Mosgiel has been confirmed and will begin next month.