It is 400 years since the arrival of the first African slaves in the British colony of Jamestown, Virginia, but slavery and trafficking still affect millions of people. A former Otago woman working...
Kim Dungey revisits the 2009 recipients of the Otago Daily Times Class Act awards, now in their late 20s.
A Palmerston couple have transformed the town's former courthouse into a comfortable home.
This house, which is more than 150 years old, was once earmarked for demolition. Kim Dungey reports.
Rather than "bolt a solar power station'' on their existing house, an Otago couple decided to start from scratch and build a passive house, Kim Dungey reports.
Author Lynley Hood opens the doors of her modern, light-filled home to Kim Dungey.
This building was never designed to be lived in. Its conversion to a home is the result of one man’s vision and drive, as well as months of back-breaking work. Kim Dungey reports.
A certified passive house, this Dunedin home stays at a comfortable temperature year-round while needing very little energy to operate. Kim Dungey reports.
A rundown rental gets a new lease on life. Kim Dungey reports.
Dot and Neil Smith's castle boasts towers, a moat and even a dungeon.
One of Dunedin's most attractive stately homes has new owners. Kim Dungey reports.
A Dunedin house built more than 120 years ago is a treasure trove of historic items and details. Kim Dungey reports.
In January 2008, a freak car crash in the Dunedin suburb of St Kilda left one boy dead and another seriously injured. Survivor Harrison Kemp talks to Kim Dungey.
Great holidays start here, Kim Dungey reports.
An extensive renovation has made a big difference to the feel and function of this historic family home. Kim Dungey reports.
This modest new build proves that less is more. Kim Dungey reports.
An augmented cottage above Blueskin Bay stands as testament to a determined DIY ethic, writes Kim Dungey.
This stylish and practical home was the perfect fit for a young Outram family. Kim Dungey reports.
A small chalet-style house gets a modern makeover. Kim Dungey reports.
Imagine living in an area smaller than an accessible parking space. Kim Dungey talks to a couple who are enjoying the experience.