National is letting the regions wither. None more so than (Labour voting) Dunedin, with the closure of the Hillside Workshop, the underfunding of Dunedin Hospital, and the planned closure of the agricultural research center at near-by Invermay. For background to the planned closure see the Save Invermay campaign.
Dunedin North MP David Clark has also worked hard on this issue. His latest blog post (please go check it out) includes this video update:
If you can help out the petition to save Invermay the resources you need are here.