After an influx of freedom campers over the summer, a potential bylaw to restrict or ban them is on the agenda for Nelson city councillors.
A popular Great Walk in Kahurangi National Park will be closed for half a day due to a 1080 drop.
Firefighters have responded to another blaze in Nelson, close to the scene of a suspicious fire yesterday.
Patsy Reddy got to grips with some of Nelson's innovative businesses during her visit to the region.
The controversial decision to ban cyclists from a section of the Maitai Walkway has flared again.
A hundred boats have already been entered for the Lake Rotoiti event.
A motorcyclist has died after crashing into a fence on the main route through the South Island.
Build some fun family memories at these late-summer activities across Tasman next weekend.
The national rafting champs and Buller Festival will provide plenty of white-water action.
De Vine operations manager Charmaine Petereit✓ said creating pest plant free zones around the national parks was part of the voluntary group's "hairy audacious goal" to achieve a pest plant free Golden Bay.
Exploring how the community can become more sustainable and resilient was explored in a series of workshops and presentations at the Golden Bay Community Gardens.
A Golden Bay iwi has applied for an unprecedented water conservation order to protect the aquifer that feeds the country's largest freshwater springs.
Amateur theatre has been part of Jennifer Amosa's life since she was nine-years-old. And she's a Local Hero because of that.
TDC agrees its share of any returned money will be spend on rural fire.
The top three levels of a sunken Soviet ship were sliced off by the Kaikoura quake.
The Whole Lotta Life Foundation is helping young adults with cancer connect during five-day retreats.
Nelson Central School room 12a has a new and special addition since the weekend - a turtle.
Fires were deliberately lit in grass on the Railway Reserve just days after a huge blaze in Christchurch.
Residents have fronted at Nelson City Council in a bid to save their reserve.
Nelson woman Emma Heke has quite literally grown her tea business from scratch in her own garden.
A three-peat of national award wins "hard to trump" for Nelson car dealership.
Dispute over noise levels which led to man being hit with a piece of wood is heading back to court.
The sense of sacred nature has been eroded in modern culture to the extent we sometimes find ourselves apologising for loving the earth, loving forests, loving rivers, whales and wetlands.
A youth leader who won an award for his work with children has been imprisoned for sexually violating a young girl.
There's been no sign of them yet but recreational fishing parks will still happen, Government says.
Sparking power lines caused a roadside scrub fire near Collingwood on Tuesday evening.
Should a council spend $1m to fix a weed-infested pond used for sailing model boats?
Police investigating spate of Subaru thefts which left vehicles dumped and burnt out across Nelson.
Port Nelson's huge new storage facility is the first of a $32 million redevelopment fuelled by growing industries.
A classic aircraft is being brought back to life to ferry tourists around the region.