Volunteering may not be the "welcome party'' first-year University of Otago students initially had in mind, but 1300 of them have signed to help Dunedin's community groups.
Life as the Quarantine Island keeper is ‘‘diverse’’ and requires a range of skills, says Dries Van den Broeck, who took on the role just over a year ago.
Mel Kirk is loving every minute of running her own fitness studio, two years after taking on the challenge.
While the regular book buses may be having their Christmas holidays, one special bus is heading back to work early for a "tiki tour'' of the city's summer hotspots.
The Otago Heritage Bus Society is cutting back its Christmas Day services due to a decrease in passengers.
For the past month at Elm Grove School, in Mosgiel, there have been 10 sets of twins - six identical and four fraternal.
It may be his busiest time of the year, but Santa is making time to meet Dunedin children before Christmas.
For the past 18 years Dunedin residents have given generously to the annual Christmas can appeal and organisers are hoping for the same response this year.
The Portobello School pool is likely to open for the summer swimming season, after the school received funding to replace its chemical dosing system.
A Dunedin man is hoping the final reminder of ‘‘what was not meant to be’’ can be used to help a child in need.
A Dunedin man is helping other men improve their strength and balance through weekly exercise classes.
The pool of relief teachers in Dunedin has halved in the past decade, a worrying trend for educators.
While most university students tend to relax after finishing their exams, one student is strapping on her tramping pack and heading off on a 75-day walk of the South Island.