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3yo served raw McNuggets in Dunedin

The parents say they were left fuming at McDonalds' response.

Glowworm Cathedral at the end of Waipu Cave in New Zealand

Mystery behind glowworm's glow revealed

A group of Dunedin scientists have shed some light on the matter.

Amber-Rose and her mum Lisa Ann.

Amber-Rose Rush murder-accused allegedly threatened to kill four others

A 30-year-old doctor is charged with murdering the 16-year-old.

The bodies of David Clarke and Anastasia Neve were found in the Wesley St property on January 22.

Double murder charge laid over Dunedin fatal fire

A 46-year-old man will appear in court on Tuesday, charged with arson and murder.

A Royal cam albatross chick was attacked by its mother.

Baby albatross dies after being attacked by its mother

The Department of Conservation says this was "unusual behaviour".

Two bodies were found in the Wesley St home last month, but police believe the pair died before the blaze.

Dunedin man due in court over suspicious fire

Police believe the two people found in the Wesley St fire last month died before the blaze.

Four Square robbed

Four Square near Dunedin robbed

The man entered the back of the store and took two tills from a safe.

Dunedin featured in The Reader's Digest list of '12 travel hot spots'.

Dunedin makes international unconventional travel bucket list

Dunedin has been called "an animal lover's paradise".

Magnifying glass over a newspaper classified section

Pop-up job expo kicks off in Dunedin

The venue hosts job seekers, employers, recruitment agencies and career professionals.

Local woman Dee Sorrell captured the stunning moment.

Stunning sight as 20 black horses gallop along Dunedin beach

"I almost cried. It was just so unbelievably gorgeous."

"This is not goodbye; it's see you later... Love you, Amber."

Heartbreaking funeral for murdered Dunedin teen Amber-Rose Rush

"This is not goodbye; it's see you later... Love you, Amber."

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Wet weekend forecast across New Zealand

It's time to batten down the hatches and get out the hot chocolate.


Dunedin chocolate factory step closer after $2m pledged

The new factory is expected to be up and running later this year.

In FinDom, the client willingly takes up a submissive role, relinquishing control to the dominant sex worker.

Welcome to FinDom: a niche and costly fetish

Men pay sex workers to have their finances controlled and their money taken, and they don't even have sex.

Amber-Rose and her mum Lisa Ann.

Police locate item of interest in Dunedin teen's death

Police are also interested in identifying two vehicles.

Amber-Rose with her mum Lisa Ann.

Police search pond after Dunedin teen's death

A 30-year-old man has been charged with her murder.

Sixteen-year-old Amber Rush with her mother, Lisa Ann.

Brother of murdered Dunedin teenager pays heartfelt tribute to sister

He says his sister was a passionate artist who hoped to become a police officer.


Dunedin doctor charged with murder of teenage girl

Public gallery members hurled abuse at the man as he appeared in court.

Amber and her mother Lisa Ann.

Family's heartbreak after 16yo girl slain in Dunedin

"I promised you that you would never be alone, and you won't, not ever."

Police say the 30-year-old suspect knew the victim.

Man charged with murder after 16yo girl found dead in Dunedin

Police say the 30-year-old suspect knew the victim.