"They can't all be rugby coaches and commentators", so Mike Russell decided to do something to help.
Arts reporter Briar Babington reviews the Southland Festival of the Arts.
Review: The Magical Mystery Tour is waiting to take you away.
You'd be a fool to miss the latest from Repertory House in Invercargill.
Simple stage props belie wonderful performances in Shakespeare in the Park's Twelfth Night.
Everyone went home happy after their date with Nigella Lawson, writes Chris Chilton.
Saturday Night Fever is coming to Tapanui.
Michelle Beck's country music career hits the ground running.
Show opens in West Otago on Thursday night.
Daffodil growers pulled out all the stops to make the Winton Spring Flower Show.
It's a dazzling show with a big, big heart, awash with colour, corny comedy and catchy, 60-style bubblegum pop and r'n'b tunes.
Wanaka climber Lydia Bradey's book is "a balance of laughter, humour and epic adventure".
If you're planning a trip to Queenstown this winter, put the Sherwood on your hit list
Drinking wine is a very fond pasttime of mine, but I've never given the process of making it much thought.
I'm very unusual, especially around my friends. I like to eat a lot, it depends on my mood though.
After school I like to play video games, especially Call of Duty on Playstation.
Three Southland boys will live to sing for another day on X Factor.
REVIEW: As an audible gasp proved last night, the best way to explain a performance by The Brodsky Quartet is simply 'wow'.
Southlanders continue to steal the show at X Factor NZ, with another through to boot camp.
The Sparrow Thieves have really hit their straps musically.