60-minute challenge: Something is brewing

Eye reporter Joanna Griffiths learns how to make cyser mead with Southland Bee Society member Pat Hoffmann

I don't have the best track record with home brewed alcohol.

Early underground mine at Hokonui

The brick tower was a chimney with the rising hot air from the fire drawing the stale air from the mine below and ...

One of Southland's early underground mines was the Hokonui mine near Springhills, at the junction of the Makarewa River and Otapiri Stream.  

Battling lagarosiphon

The invasive weed lagarosiphon is spreading in the Kawarau River and a new plan is being developed to keep it out of ...

Containment, suppression and eradication - the action-plan to tackle lagarosiphon in Otago.

Southland teens win culinary challenge

Southland Boys' High School Culinary Team members James Goodall, 15, Kapila Tohiariki, 16, Ed Langland, 16 and Lance Aya, 16.

The timer is about to be set. Ed Langland has 75 minutes to create the perfect dish from mystery ingredients.

Kar-wa-ra or Ka wa-roe?

Queenstown kaumatua Darren Rewi, on the shore of Lake Wakatipu.

Many Maori place names around Queenstown are mispronounced, and often it's tourists that have the best reo.

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Battling lagarosiphon

The invasive weed lagarosiphon is spreading in the Kawarau River and a new plan is being developed to keep it out of ...

Containment, suppression and eradication - the action-plan to tackle lagarosiphon in Otago.

Dam seen as answer

A Central Otago dam could solve a battle for water in the Manuherikia River.

ORC draft annual plan 'inadequate'

'Blokes and gumboots' myths dispelled

Reviews

Strassman, a comic for all personalities

David Strassman performed his new show iTedE in Invercargill on Tuesday.

When, within the first 10 minutes of a show, the comedian has managed to insult most of the crowd, but still have them laughing, you know it is going to be a great show.

Passion ignites in latest ballet offering

Natalya Kusch as Carmen and Joseph Skelton as Don Jose.

The dancers' passion and chemistry was alight in the company's performances of Roland Petit's L'Arlesienne and Carmen.

A deadly serious game - Review

It's the final throw of the dice for Cleopatra (Anna Goble) and Iras (Rachel Hawkes) in 'Games and Thrones', the 17th ...

Otepuni Gardens played host to 'Games and Thrones', the 2017 edition of Shakespeare in the Park.

An emotional journey

"WAR HORSE"

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Albert (Jeremy Irvine) and his horse Joey are featured in this scene from DreamWorks Pictures' ...

It's a flicker of an ear, a stamp of a hoof and the toss of a head that brings Joey to life.

'Hilarious' show a success

Elvis well and truly took to the stage in That's Life.

That's Life

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