Lifestyle & Entertainment

Summer art workshops

Summer has arrived and you have time on your hands. If lying on the beach isn't your cup of tea, how about a two, three or four-day intensive art workshop?

Christmas favourite with a twist

REVIEW: Cinderella will go to the ball . . . and you will have a ball, if you get down to The Theatre Royal and see Cinderella Goes To Bollywood.

New restaurant put to the test

REVIEW: Urban is Matt and Tania Bouterey's new base in the central city - perfect for catching up with friends, or your husband.

Grammy nod surprises artist

Nelson-born artist Sarah Larnach is still in shock at being nominated for a 2015 Grammy award.

Sibling revelry

Globetrotting duo glad to be home

After a remarkable year and tours of America and Australia, Nelson band Broods are happy to be back on home soil and excited about their homecoming gig.

No rays of light in residency bid

bill and hyram British artist Ben Clegg battling to stay in Nelson after being told his application to stay is unlikely to succeed.

Arts festival boss wants changes

Outgoing arts festival director wants the event taken out of council control and held every two years.

Painting pictures of life and death

Cash boost for music groups

Moonshine and balderdash

Villa Maria Under the full moon, the fragile blooms of my Camellia sasanqua ‘Plantation Pink' looked eerily surreal.

The many joys of reuse shops

Nelson Reuse & Recycle Centre has operated in Tahunanui since 1992. It is at the entry to the transfer station, and accepts and sells items that might otherwise go to landfill.

Nelsonians dining out more often

Science meets art at Light Nelson

Creative minds fill food gap

How soon could you double the current food production from your home garden?

Special concert at Fairfield tonight

bill and hyram Two very different but equally interesting concerts will take place at Nelson's Fairfield House this weekend.

Sharon O'Neill comes home

Singer songwriter Sharon O'Neill is back in Nelson this week with a homecoming gig at the Rutherford Hotel.

Au revoir to Minuit

Ceroc party put on for Halloween

Review: Shadow of Mordor

Paradoxically this is one of the most innovative, but also most derivative games of the year, but one that’s well worth checking out.

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content

Auctions, classifieds & more