Monday, August 31, 2015

A group of locals are doing their bit to stop the international practice of shark finning.

They've been involved in the annual finathon, and supporter Bernard Lloyd of Dive Otago is here to tell us more.


Friday, August 28, 2015

Children with special needs are about to experience Dunedin from a unique vantage point.

They'll tour the city in some of the south's largest trucks, during this year's Special Rigs for Special Kids event.


Thursday, August 27, 2015

A new group has just been established to preserve the heritage and amenity values of central Dunedin.

It's called City Rise Up, and founding member Meg Davidson joins us to explain what it's all about.


Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull is calling for more visitor accommodation to be established in the city.

He's just been involved in two large tourism conferences held locally, and his comments have attracted both criticism and support.


Tuesday, August 25, 2015

A local woman is developing an app to help children learn how to read and write.

Shelley McMeeken is one of three grant recipients through the Gig-Start Fund.


Monday, August 24, 2015

Dunedin medical graduand Deborah Lambie is preparing to represent New Zealand at the Miss World beauty pageant.

She'll travel to China for the contest in November, and she's here to tell us all about it.


Monday, August 24, 2015

Dunedin medical graduand Deborah Lambie is preparing to represent New Zealand at the Miss World beauty pageant.

She'll travel to China for the contest in November, and she's here to tell us all about it.


Friday, August 21, 2015

A local woman is collecting toys and other items to help traumatised children.

Tracey Leishman is part of the wider Tedz For The Kidz project and she's here to explain how it works.


Thursday, August 20, 2015

A new website has just been developed to help mothers who are breastfeeding.

It's a joint initiative between the primary health organisation and local breastfeeding support group.


Wednesday, August 19, 2015

A local woman's family research has ended in her publishing a book.

Mosgiel resident Judy Knox says the project has brought her relatives closer together.