The Dunedin Amenities Society

The Dunedin Amenities Society have grown increasingly concerned at the damage vehicles make to the edges of the forest that runs along Maori Road in the Town Belt. Some of the...

The Society has for the last two years continued to lobby the Dunedin City Council over the illegal use  of the Town Belt as a parking area. The Society have stressed to...

In Dunedin we undersell our landscape and heritage assets that devalues the experience of visiting these areas. Paul Pope addressed the Amenities Society and discussed the need to improve and invest...

The recent publication  in the Otago Daily Times of the events around the mining of the sand dunes at Ocean Beach Domain in the 1880’s was a very timely one in a...

The Dunedin Amenities Society took the opportunity to submit on the closure of John Wilson Drive. The Society feels that in the wider interests of the Reserve that the Drive should...

After a year of waiting the society finally received information from the Otago Regional Council on their programme of works for this problem in the City. While the programme seeks compliance...

The Society has completed the mapping of the Old Man’s Beard (Clematis vitalba) vine in the areas adjacent  to the Town Belt. What it has found is disturbing with nearly 200 sites...