Capital Life

Post uniforms become bags

Habiba Orabi proudly shows off a bag she made.

A practical way to reduce plastic bag use.

A Viking 'Whale rider'

Ilena Shadbolt plays a young Linayehin in Tears of Valhalla.

In Viking short film Tears of Valhalla, the female protagonist faces prejudice just as Pai did in the Kiwi classic Whale Rider.

Retrievers' golden retreat

Sensitive, gentle and friendly - the golden retriever.

Known for their delightful natures, the members of this dog breed prefer the company of their own kind.

Mary Brito joins MCC elite

Mary Brito has only missed one women's cricket World Cup since it started in 1973. She is holding a picture of  the ...

Lower Hutt's Mary Brito honoured by MCC

Cafe Scene

Brewday finds a new home

Salads at Maranui Surf Life Saving Cafe

Shucking, tucking into salads and sinking some brews.

Review: The Botanist, Wellington

Grilled goat cheese & roasted sweet pepper on sourdough, with kale pesto salad at The Botanist, Lyall Bay

Leave plenty of time for a leisurely brunch at this new vegetarian/vegan eatery.

Restaurant Reviews

Review: Shepherd, Wellington

Sweetcorn ice cream, pickled peach, raspberry, miso cookie crumb, smoked cashews.

Be prepared for creamed nettle and kawakawa jelly.

Model reveals she's intersex video

'You can be whoever you want. It doesn't matter,' says Hanne Gaby Odiele.

Belgian model Hanne Gaby Odiele has a message for intersex youth: "You can be whoever you want."

capital day

A Viking 'Whale rider'

Ilena Shadbolt plays a young Linayehin in Tears of Valhalla.

In Viking short film Tears of Valhalla, the female protagonist faces prejudice just as Pai did in the Kiwi classic Whale Rider.

From Sweden to Wellington

Seven out of the ten new international students have come from a new Scandinavian outreach programme which is making ...

Record numbers of Scandinavian students are studying in Wellington thanks to a new outreach programme.

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