It's the Hokonui Fashion Design Awards as you've never seen them before.
Eight Queenstown men transformed into drag queens to compete at the Queenstown Winter Festival drag race.
Omakau Race organisers are "marooned in a sea of offending" and could face a $20,000 fine for breaching liquor laws.
Plans to build a lifestyle village in Cromwell have been fast-tracked because of "huge" interest from people as far away as Australia.
The Cromwell community is embracing a new ambassador programme with spaces for the first two courses filling up fast.
Cultures come together to celebrate with food and song in Gore
Since the World Wars stories of heroic actions have emerged. What isn't often heard is the stories of those who objected.
Festival-goers ditched their jackets and donned their silliest costumes for the Queenstown's Winter Festival.
The cast and crew of Mary Poppins are turning up the heat ahead of their show opening in three weeks' time.
A report exploring novel ways to solve Central Otago's smog problem is "innovative".
Enter stage left for your chance at the theatre big time.
Twenty-six budding actors and musicians are in for an experience of a lifetime.
"They can't all be rugby coaches and commentators", so Mike Russell decided to do something to help.
The Game Chef puts Wanaka wild food on world stage.
Stick With It really had to stick with it to get a place at the Chamber Music regional final.
Don't be afraid to be different speaks volumes coming from a couple of teenagers.
Kiwi has been hiking and kayaking throughout the South Island to capture its awe-inspiring beauty.
She went from changing nappies to running an art gallery.
Access to space is becoming ever easier. It's time for New Zealand to get into the game.
Exhibition focusing on the art of recycling snowboards is showing in Queenstown Arts Center from June 24.
Dust damage to export crops could cost fruitgrowers their livelihood if developers of a proposed goldmine failed to mitigate against contaminants.
Highlands Motorsport Park owner Tony Quinn is competing in the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in the United States.
Funk-rock five-piece band Kairose from Mt Aspiring College took out the Central Otago regional final of Smokefreerockquest on Friday night.
A film that's "unprecedented for New Zealand" has had its world premiere in Southland.
Filing out on to the stage of the Civic Theatre, the choir members' heartbeats are thundering in their chests.
James Hargest College and Southland Girls' High School took home the three trophies at the Big Sing on Thursday.
New Zealand Mountain Film Festival offers photography, film-making opportunities.
The Invercargill school choirs are adding the final sprinkles to their performances ahead of the Big Sing.
Central Otago lawyer Tim Cadogan is standing for mayor at this year's local body elections.