Otago designers shone at the Hokonui Fashion Design Awards, in Gore, particularly in the the Upcycled section, finds Rebecca Fox.
Foulden Maar holds globally unique fossil secrets revealing not just our ancient past but our possible future. But the future of the 23-million-year-old site near Middlemarch is far from certain, Associate Prof Daphne Lee says.
Last weekend, Wastebusters celebrated the end of Plastic Free July with sold-out movie screenings of For the Blue.
A miraculous paste encourages new growth and lets you easily propagate orchids, begonias and monstera, writes James Wong.
Japanese designer Issey Miyake, famed for his pleated style of clothing that never wrinkles has died. He was 84.
Sauvignon Blanc has been dubbed our "hero" grape variety as it is not only enormously popular domestically, but also our key wine export by some considerable margin.
Food plays a huge part in people’s identity and connection with a place, so Dunedin’s Precinct Food is out to investigate what foods people feel are part of the city's history and culture.
We've uncovered a cache of photographs of Dunedin hotels taken just after the "six o'clock swill" came to an end in 1967 and we'd like readers to help us identify these old watering holes.
To water or not to water? The rules for looking after houseplants can seem like cryptic riddles. But it all boils down to one thing: don’t give them too much.
Winter months are the ideal time of the year for reorganising the rose garden, transplanting roses that for some reason are in the wrong place, and for planting new roses.
Wars, climate disasters, pandemics, spiralling costs - no wonder stress is also on the rise. But it doesn't have to become unbearable, Dr Tom Mulholland, who once contemplated suicide and now champions healthy thinking, says.
Peter Hill, of Mosgiel, asked: Having watched tui feeding in our garden, we would like to know how nectar-eating birds feed their young. Sesquicentennial Distinguished Professor Hamish Spencer,...
A fashion design student is coming out of this year’s MLT Hokonui Fashion Design Awards with a lot more than she ever hoped for.