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Residents in parts of Otago urged to evacuate as floodwaters rise
TVNZ
Ms Graham said slips were a problem, with one hitting State Highway 88 between Dunedin and Port Chalmers. Rain has eased, although almost 50mm fell in the city today and river levels remain high across Otago. A number of roads in Clutha, Central Otago ...

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 20 Nov 2018 

Otago Daily Times
A city born of fire and rock
Otago Daily Times
There were at least two main vents, one near Port Chalmers and the other at Hoopers Inlet, with many more small volcanic centres around the city. There were at least three eruptive phases and Dunedin Botanic Garden is the best spot in the city to see ...

 19 Nov 2018 

Otago Daily Times
City's volcanic past explored on new trail
Otago Daily Times
There were at least two main vents to the Dunedin Volcano, one near Port Chalmers and the other at Hooper's Inlet, and many more smaller volcanic centres dotted about the city. The nearest to the botanic garden was at the quarry site near Logan Park.

 18 Nov 2018 

Otago Daily Times
Questions over Dunedin-bound cruise ship's safety
Otago Daily Times
Maasdam (foreground) berthed at Port Chalmers alongside Golden Princess last year. Photo: Gerard O'Brien. The safety of a cruise ship with an upcoming stop in Dunedin has been brought into question after a woman died when she fell into the sea.

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 14 Nov 2018 

Otago Daily Times
Events planned for university sesquicentenary
Otago Daily Times
Prof Nicholson declined to comment on the cost of the celebrations, saying it was commercially sensitive. Comment now. Related Stories. Maasdam (foreground) berthed at Port Chalmers alongside Golden Princess last year. Photo: Questions over cruise ...

 14 Nov 2018 

Otago Daily Times
Dunedin firms have hand in Van Brandenburg's China project
Otago Daily Times
Port Chalmers ceramicist Tina Grubba said she was approached to make prototypes of tiles for the building. There was a period of collaboration while options for the triangular terracotta tiles were explored and tried. They were sent to China, returned ...

 8 Nov 2018 
Port Chalmers speed limit to be assessed
Otago Daily Times
A long-running campaign to slow traffic along Port Chalmers' main street may be coming to an end. The NZ Transport Agency plans to to assess the 50kmh speed limit in George St before the end of the year, after the Dunedin City Council voted to support ...

 27 Oct 2018 

Otago Daily Times
Hurry up and slow it down
Otago Daily Times
The Port Chalmers and community has long been pushing for the speed limit in George St to be reduced from 50kmh to 30kmh.Protests have been held, submissions made and petitions signed but so far there has been no permanent change. Sections of the ...

 8 Oct 2018 

Otago Daily Times
Worker struck by container at Port Chalmers
Otago Daily Times
A Port Otago worker appears to have had a lucky escape after being struck by a container being loaded on to the vessel Maersk Inverness at Port Chalmers this morning. Police and fire and ambulance crews were called to the scene in Beach St about ...

 23 Sep 2018 

Otago Daily Times
Hundreds welcome mega ship back
Otago Daily Times
Port Chalmers hospitality businesses said it was hard to predict how much business might come from the extra overnight stays. Carey's Bay Hotel managing director Jo Kidston said that at different times the hotel had been flat out or not as busy as ...

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 18 Jan 2017 

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