Sharlee Ghent was one of seven graduates of the Otago Polytechnic School of Design chosen to have their garments shown at this year's iD Dunedin Fashion Week Show.
He's one of the most influential figures in New Zealand rugby yet keeps a remarkably low profile, and that's just how Warren Alcock likes it, as Sally Rae reports.
Clive Humphreys is the new interim head of Dunedin Art School. He talks to Bruce Munro about rubbish trucks, art in these turbulent times and the need for the school to maintain its disciplines.
Diet apps are very popular these days, especially alongside exercise tracking, writes Kirsty Fairbairn.
An end to waste would be cause for celebration. At Womad they’ve got the party started, writes Gina Dempster.
What is cool? asks Rachel Wesley.
It’s not been a great summer in a lot of places this year. And it hasn’t been a great summer for water safety either, writes Ian Munro.
A community garden on the Taieri is growing vegetables, nurturing young people and promoting resilience.
Liv Bambery is planting cabbages with Annika Korsten, neatly spaced and cosseted in a layer of mulch: the cabbages that is.
Luke Facer's at Kowhai Grove extending the hands-on component of the sustainable horticulture course he's doing at Otago Polytechnic.
Doodling, as long as you don’t overthink it, is good for you, writes Liz Breslin.
David Murray looks at the history of Craigie House.
In the country, no-one can hear you whinge. Well, that’s not exactly true, writes Lisa Scott.
In the second part of a monthly series on building a strong personal foundation, the focus is on tidying up the past, writes Jan Aitken.
Making connections means we can make progress on several fronts at the same time, writes Scott Willis.
A new Otago Museum exhibition invites designers and artists to respond to garments from its costume and textile collection, writes Shane Gilchrist.
The fallout from the activities of boys from two Wellington secondary schools has been a recent hot topic for discussion, writes parenting columnist Ian Munro.
A bold decision made on one day, changed the course of Ian Williams’ life.
Midge Ure, the man responsible for Ultravox’s Vienna as well as Band Aid hit Do They Know It’s Christmas?, is still searching for the heart of the song, writes Shane Gilchrist.
Squabbling about the retirement age is bailing out the dinghy as a tornado approaches. Bruce Munro looks at the perfect storm brewing on the horizon.