DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - MAY 04: Derick Minnie of the Sharks wins lineout ball during the round 12 Super Rugby match between the Highlanders and the Sharks at Forsyth Barr Stadium on May 4, 2013 in Dunedin, New Zealand.
We believe this is a wonderful gesture and we look forward to bringing His Holiness the Dalai Lama to Dunedin on 11 June.
New Zealand Cricket has reminded Black Caps fast bowler Doug Bracewell of his obligations and responsibilities as a NZC contracted player on the eve of the opening ANZ Test in Dunedin. Bracewell is in doubt for the first ANZ Test after an unfortunate accident where he cut his right foot on some glass while cleaning up at his Napier home on Saturday morning.
On the back of the Quality of Life Survey results, this is another tangible demonstration that Dunedin really is a great small city - and that we already have a city of believers. The survey showed that more than 80% of Dunedin people think this is a great city to live in – a diverse mix of events like this is just one of the reasons why we love it.More quotes »
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