Otago


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Otago

a council region of New Zealand, formerly a province, founded by Scottish settlers in the south of South Island. The University of Otago (1869) in Dunedin is the oldest university in New Zealand. Chief town: Dunedin. Pop.: 195 000 (2004 est.)
References in periodicals archive ?
The Transport Agencys Central Otago Maintenance Contract Manager Mark Stewart says the work is critical to the safety and protection of the areas highways and the people who rely upon them.
On the field, the all-rounder was dismissed for two and then failed to take a wicket in his nine overs as Otago claimed a three-wicket win.
Otago won the toss and elected to bowl in Rangiora and Stokes (left) was brought to the crease earlier than anticipated as Canterbury fell to five for two inside three overs.
JGBS students would complete first year of MBA programme in Sonepat and head to Otago University to complete the second year of the academic course.
THE OTAGO ONLINE MBA PROGRAMME: The Otago Online MBA delivers a world class MBA live over the Internet.
The former captain of Otago Boys' High School, and former New Zealand Schools representative, was the first player to be signed to premiership level straight from school.
Radio NZ reported that the fire danger on the east coast is being assessed as fire officers in Central Otago and Hauraki District are on standby.
The Lay Association of the Free Church of Scotland founded Dunedin at the head of Otago Harbour in 1848 as the principal town of its church settlement, with the name coming from Dun Eideann, the Scottish Gaelic name for Scotland's capital city.
Otago, who had made a creditable 139 for 7 after a top-order collapse, gave it their all, but Rajasthan got home in 19.
JAIPUR is something of a fortress for the Rajasthan Royals - though Otago don't seem to mind playing there either, writes Steve Davies.
Dubai: New Zealand side Otago defeated the Faisalabad Wolves of Pakistan by eight wickets in the first match of the Champions League Twenty20 Qualifying Round at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium at Mohali in Chandigarh yesterday.
Louise Shaw 2013, University of Otago School of Physiotherapy, Dunedin, New Zealand.