A busking gorilla playing a piano accordion drew curiosity and joy from passersby in George St, Dunedin, yesterday.
Queenstown nurse Brooke Thomas has broken the New Zealand women’s record for running the length of the country.
Mandy Wennekes, of Dunedin, received quite the fright when she discovered a huge sea lion in her backyard yesterday afternoon.
A woman escaped with bruising when a passing truck clipped her and her car as she was buckling her baby into a car seat in Dunedin on Tuesday.
A woman escaped with bruising when a passing truck clipped her and her car as she was buckling her baby into a car seat in Dunedin yesterday.
A large sea lion brought traffic to a halt near Dunedin yesterday after it took a seat in the middle of the road.
A large sea lion brought traffic to a halt south of Dunedin today after it took a seat in the middle of the road.
For Jamie Addison, his full-face moko is not only a representation of his Maori culture, but the journey he has taken to turn his life around.
Dunedin bus drivers have had to urinate behind bushes or limit their water intake due to a lack of access to toilets, a Tramways Union survey has shown.
There were only five arrests during Wanaka’s New Year's Eve celebrations but there was a high level of under-age drinking and a lot of property damage, police say.
Two people were arrested in Dunedin for drunken behaviour overnight, but most were well-behaved as the city welcomed in 2021.
A bang of the Robbie Burns canon as the clock struck midnight has marked the arrival of 2021 in Dunedin.
With the likelihood of more people, who are possibly less experienced, taking to the South’s lakes, rivers and ocean these summer holidays, Otago harbourmasters are urging caution on the water.
It looks set to rain, but it will take more than a little dampness to scupper the plans of thousands keen to celebrate the end of a challenging year at events across the South this New Year’s Eve.
Sporting their new beach bags and enjoying the sunshine in Dunedin yesterday are Emily Watt (10, left), of Brighton, and her cousin Marissa Conway (9), who is visiting from Waipahi.
Oamaru is buzzing after the buyer of a Lotto ticket at a local supermarket won $18.25 million in the Boxing Day jackpot.
A project to install a $50,000 camera at the Taieri Mouth river bar to make crossing it safer for boaties has been welcomed by Otago’s harbourmaster.