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Will it float? Anthonie Tonnon on Stadium

### Critic March 17, 2009 16:31
The Forsyth Barr Stadium at University Plaza – more than just a catchy name?

The bitter debate over the proposed Awatea Street stadium has focused on Dunedin’s future. Proponents believe it is a desperately needed boost to save Dunedin from becoming Invercargill. Others believe it will bankrupt the city in a municipal bout of small-person syndrome. But if you’re not from Dunedin, you probably don’t give a shit about the town, right? So, now it looks likely to go ahead, what will the stadium mean to you? And what will Dunedin and the campus look like in three years?

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