A conversation with the skilled gardener of Dunedin's indoor tropical rainforest. Danielle Lomas is the gardener at Tūhura Otago Museum, a three-storey indoor tropical forest that houses butterflies, parakeets, finches, and terrapins. Working early mornings in the forest, before heading off to Otago University (where she is

Photograph courtesy of Sara Kickmayer Six emerging designers from six countries have been recognised at this year’s iD International Emerging Designer Awards, in partnership with Otago Polytechnic.The Otago Polytechnic First Place was awarded to Sara Kickmayer, Institut Français de la Mode, France. Sara’s collection ‘Real Utopia’

Main image: Designed by Shuyu Yue Two fashion shows, a symposium, and series of talks will make the weekend of 18-20 June a fashion-filled three days at iD Dunedin Fashion.The runway will feature never-before-seen new release fashions from Dunedin’s own fashion Godmothers; NOM*d; Carlson, Mild-Red, Company

This wildly beautiful and progressive city built on the Otago Harbour may be steeped in history, but has great plans for the future. It’s abundant with wildlife, artists, fashion designers, tech start-ups, craft beer brewers and unique dining experiences. Where else can you dine in

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