"If I was going myself I would probably bring a shower proof jacket just in case." Metservice meteorologist
When asked to give woodwork a go, I immediately feared for the safety of my fingers and of those around me.
The Invercargill Pork Pie premiere will now take place at Reading Cinemas.
This photograph illustrates one important reason for maintaining and hopefully extending the population of our native wood pigeon or kereru.
NZ ratepayers own half a billion dollars of art - but 93 per cent of it isn't on display.
Something spooky this way comes, but only with your help.
If a landscape isn't as beautiful as you had hoped why not change it? That is what 71-year-old photographer Dot Mulley does.
At just 21 years old, photographer Sam Deuchrass is having his landscape work featured all over the world, thanks to social media.
One of New Zealand's many unspoilt natural delights, the Catlins' twin Curio and Porpoise bays are right up there in visitor appeal.
What could you do with 25cm piece of MDF?
Ben Crossley-Pritchard, 19, lives and breathes ballet.
Ever trawled through a Shakespeare play just to get to the juicy bits? An Invercargill man is making the job easier.
Things are about to get a bit busy in Invercargill and southern businesses couldn't be happier.
Edinburgh Fringe Festival shows coming down under for Wanaka's arts festival.
Poor driving on Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes has contributed to 38 crashes and 300 traffic complaints over the holiday period.
UB40 left the stage with smiles on their faces after playing to a crowd of over 2500 in Queenstown.
A range of music genres will meet as 16 bands are lined up for the River Range music festival in Cromwell.
WIll you be heading along to the Southland Buskers Festival next month?
Fans are armed with sunblock not umbrellas ahead of UB40's Queenstown concert which was cancelled last year due to rain.
In its 17th year, key funders and community support are the driving force behind keeping Shakespeare in the Park going.
When Billy Barton played in Newport city's concrete gutters as a child, he dreamed of rabbiting in Wales' lush and verdant fields.
Guineafowl are said to have originated in Africa and are now found worldwide.
Southland's worst shipwreck was the loss of the steamer Tararua, which was wrecked at Waipapa Point on April 29, 1881 with the loss of 131 lives.
The Big Bang Theory actress was "pretty nervous" before taking on the Shotover Canyon Swing and Fox in Queenstown.
Southland greenkeeper discovers a talent he never knew he had, becoming NZ's national cherry stone spitting champion.
It's a big year full of Shakespeare for Invercargill teenager Fliss Crossley-Pritchard.
Movie dates on Stewart Island are a very real possibility.
Brass bands - it's a family thing for cornet player Megan Gooding.
"It's pretty frustrating. When you're getting a bit older you don't like all these rules." Bruce Douglas