Wanaka and Queenstown ka pai vegetable pies are officially the best in the country.
Wellington-based musician swill make the audience time travel two centuries back during their concerts in Arrowtown and Cromwell.
Emma Jarman is the first female musical director for the Invercargill City Big Band.
Scott Base's latent thespians dress up to beat the winter blues.
The murder of Richard Bell by an unknown assailant rocked the Hokonui area. But did a deathbed confession close the case?
Once he was homeless, now he's a musical maestro.
A battery being charged by a solar panel is the likely cause of a fire that destroyed a house bus and a shed.
Fine wine regions around the world have them, now Bannockburn in Central Otago does too.
Glass cows containing milk aren't the only thing to come out of the creative mind of Southlander Damon Duncan.
An adventure turned into a rescue mission for two nine-year-old Cromwell boys who slipped down a cliff-face in Central Otago.
Theatre director Jonathan Tucker keeps returning to New Zealand playwright Roger Hall's material for good reason.
It's fair to say Helen Henderson's latest album, London, has been a long time coming.
Anna van Riel and Peter Weatherall have been announced as finalists in the Children's Music Awards.
The Creative NZ arts pilot, awarded to the Murihiku Arts Incubator, is finally starting to take some steps.
Southern country music fans will have a home at the Lake Hawea Hotel this summer.
Something strange has happened to Dunedin. It's become cool.
40 Cuisine judges conducted months of secret visits and research to bring you this guide.
Could this be the biggest Polyfest ever hosted down south?
I'm a little bit in love. His name is Bert. He's a chimney sweep.
The New Zealand Alpine Team climbed its way into the history books with an expedition in the Andes.
Award-winning actress Elisabeth Moss spotted filming season two of Top of the Lake in Queenstown.
These southern towns have been abandoned, but reminders of them are still there.
Former Invercargill man Hamish McGregor is in town to cast his upcoming show, Avenue Q.
There's plenty for parents to look forward to at the ILT Kidzone Festival.
Invercargill artist Kathryn McCully's latest exhibition at City Gallery is set to make a statement.
Ever fancied trying your hand at directing a theatre show?
Postmodern Jukebox are set to play a seven-city tour of New Zealand, starting at the end of August.
The Top of the Lake production crew are back in Queenstown to film part of the show's second season.
Couple who fell in love over fish, chips and paua patties have broken a supposed curse over a Queenstown fish and chip shop.
New Year's "challenges'' and personal issues behind the Central Otago event organiser's decision.