Real estate agent saddles up for epic trip
ALASTAIR PAULIN - Nelson
Doreeen Rudolf will head south for the ride of her life this month, planning to cover 1260km from Motueka to Invercargill in 16 days.
Young girl's quick-thinking after gun pointed at her from car helps police identify and arrest man.
Residents frustrated with policing are being urged to complain directly to the source.
Motueka residents say they are fed up with policing in their area and want to see more police on the streets.
At least eight little blue penguins were killed by dogs at Little Kaiteriteri over the weekend.
Charlotte Squire visits a special place in Golden Bay - Bencarri Farm - which is now under new owners.
OPINION: If Motueka is thrive into the next generation, then the town needs to go it alone.
A dead seal pup has been found on a beach in Golden Bay after being caught in a fishing net.
A quick-thinking homeowner took matters into own hands to prevent his house from burning down yesterday.
A new 100-berth marina at Port Motueka could generate at least $1.5 million annually.
Emotional farewell to much-loved friend
Tears flowed as close friends of Golden Bay's Ari Kingan came to grips with losing a loyal, athletically gifted young man.
Cross-party agreements to produce better policy outcomes for children were worth pursuing, candidates representing five political parties said in Motueka last night.
A wood burner, oil filters, starter batteries, and a homemade bong and were among the rubbish divers retrieved from the supposedly pristine waters of Anchorage and Adele Island.
Water balloon prank goes awry as teen plunges leg through skylight on Motueka jeweller's roof.
Vodafone has changed its application to build a cellphone tower in Golden Bay , altering the design to a version that doesn't require community feedback.
The route might not have the final letter of approval - but who cares about the paperwork when you can take in some amazing country on a cycle ride between Mapua and Kaiteriteri.
Two men and a dog were rescued from a boat sinking in Tasman Bay yesterday.
Hungry whitebaiters in Collingwood can rest rest assured knowing they can stock up from the Collingwood supermarket, which has reopened.
After a boat trip turned into an 18-hour ordeal, a Golden Bay couple were forced to drink their own urine to stay alive. | Tourists survive sinking
A planned filtration treatment system for Motueka's wastewater will not only save Tasman ratepayers about $2 million but discharge cleaner water into the estuary.
Two tables pushed together in the corner of Motueka's Elevation cafe provided the venue for National minister Steven Joyce to informally meet and greet the party faithful yesterday.
Sport has become a major part of the lunchtime menu at Motueka High School, with the expansion of a programme to get students active.
A Golden Bay anti-1080 group says the public are being silenced in the leadup to a 1080 drop this spring.
The fishing industry has welcomed scrutiny of Chatham Rock Phosphate's application and the company's decision to reduce the area of sea floor it wants to mine.
A facility treating people with chronic suicidal thoughts may close if funding cannot be found.
New Kaiteriteri Beach Motor Camp manager Dennis Petch has had to give up his camping spot of 30 years.
Wander past the Village Green in Takaka on Monday evening and you'll come across a group of people standing in silent vigil, by candlelight.
Piracy and downloads have spelled the end for video store which shut up shop yesterday after 15 years.
New Our Town Motueka co-ordinator Julie Jacobson plans to use her international marketing experience to help brand the town.
A man has died after crashing his motorised bicycle.
A man in his 50s has died after his motorised bicycle crashed into a ditch near Motueka.
More than 400 trees and shrubs were planted in 20 minutes at a Golden Bay beach thanks to a group of enthusiastic Fonterra staff.
A man found with one of the largest ever "street stop" drug seizures by a routine traffic patrol has pleaded not guilty in the Nelson District Court.
An artist has found a new element for her work after moving her mountain studio to a busy cafe.
A packed public meeting has called for Golden Bay's voice to be heard in Nelson as changes are made to the new integrated family health centre.
Motueka's economy is "drifting" and needs a strategy and innovation, say local leaders.
The vision of a new Motueka library anchoring a community hub at Deck's Reserve has been given a cautious boost by Tasman mayor.
The Abel Tasman Coastal Classic has been named one of the 50 best races in the world by an influential British running magazine.
Golden Bay's extremely short international film competition All Shorts is gearing up for another year.
Tasman mayor says the council is having to make difficult calls about where money was spent.
Seafood industry warns government that Golden Bay company's mining plans could threaten New Zealand's nuclear-free reputation.
Trans-Tasman kayaker Scott Donaldson is searching for his missing vessel at Farewell Spit.
Golden Bay-based company "delighted" by submissions backing its marine consent application to suction-mine phosphate nodules from the Chatham Rise.
News giant CNN confirms what we've all known for years - Kaiteriteri is one of the world's best beaches.
Fire that gutted a family home in Motueka on Friday was likely caused by a solid fuel fire.
The Golden Bay-Motueka team won indoor bowls' South Island North Western zone mixed fours finals at Blenheim's Simcox Stadium on Saturday.
Hola amigos. Is it just me, or is Motropolis feeling mighty multicultural these days?
Science behind the region's largest ever 1080 blitz is being questioned by opponents.
A trip to the tip will see Collingwood residents have to travel to Takaka from next July.
The TDC has signed off its annual plan and confirmed the total average rate rise for residents.