News

News

Keep up to date with whats happening around South Dunedin and other important information.

The Lowdown

The Lowdown is the South Dunedin’s Community Newsletter, published monthly. If you’re looking for the issues, you can find them under the News link or by clicking Here.

Street Festival

The annual South Dunedin Street Festival is on November 3rd!
If you want to register as a Performer or Stall/Food Vendor, you can do so here. Want to know more? You can find out more about the Street Festival here.

South Dunedin Environment & Emergencies.
Emergency Planning

Emergencies and disasters can strike at any time so it’s important that everyone in the community is prepared.
Emergency Management Otago keeps details on Dunedin’s Emergency Plan up to date on their website at otagocdem.govt.nz/districts/dunedin.
The site has details of what plans are in place and what to do in an emergency.
If life or property is at risk 111 is always the first call to make to access fire, police or ambulance.

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Environment

Otago Regional Council published a report on the natural hazards affecting South Dunedin in 2016. You can download the full report below.

Natural Hazards of South Dunedin – July 2016

Otago Regional Council has produced a series of three videos on the History, Rainfall & Groundwater and Sea level rise from the perspective of South Dunedin at under 10 minutes in total they are quick intro to some of the challenges South Dunedin faces and why.