Southland-based former Australian international netballer Natalie Avellino has shed some light on a recent comment by her former national teammate Liz Ellis.
Southern Steel goal defence Storm Purvis is back in time for the business end of the season.
OPINION: It's the dying days of the great netball experiment and the Kiwis are on track to finish on top.
How does the Southern Steel's unbeaten 2016 trans-Tasman netball league season stack up ?
A knee injury has ended the netball career of Central Pulse centre Elias Scheres at just 25.
Mainland Tactix gunning for win and a trans-Tasman netball league finals spot.
71-47 loss on Monday means they will finish winless against sides with better records than them this season.
24-goal loss shows just how far behind the trans-Tasman league's frontrunners they are at present.
Southern netball is on a high at the moment as the Netball South development team won the inaugural national league.
Netball fever is about to take over Southland again as the Steel eye a potential three playoff games.
Mystics collapse in the final quarter as Swifts storm home.
Tactix pipped by Thunderbirds in trans-Tasman netball league.
Southern netball fans may not have many more chances to see 1.98m goal shoot Jhaniele Fowler-Reid in action.
They host the Queensland Firebirds on Monday night, the team they've had the least success against in the trans-Tasman league.
A 52-goal haul from Fever goalshooter Caitlin Bassett helped Fever to a big win.
Steel notch their 11th win of the season to secure home advantage for the finals.
Australia's new eight-team league may feature a two-point shot next year but NZ appear lukewarm on the idea.
The Southern Steel continue their winning ways in the trans-Tasman netball champs.
Southern Steel goal attack Te Paea Selby-Rickit is a key part of the unbeaten franchise's attack this season.
Tactix have one last chance to create history in Australia as they face off with the struggling Thunderbirds.
"To be able to hang around the sport that long, I think I'm pretty lucky."
The Southern Steel netball franchise are in an excellent position to defy pre-season predictions and host the 2016 trans-Tasman netball league final.
The Firebirds have been far too strong for the Magic in their trans-Tasman clash in Hamilton.
The NSW Swifts extended their half time lead to beat the Northern Mystics 59-53.
Thunderbirds held onto their lead to secure a victory over Mainland Tactix at full time.
The Pulse were well beaten on the long trip to Perth.
The Netball South development team will have up to three Southern Steel players at their disposal in Sunday's national final.
Tactix coach Sue Hawkins a refreshing change in netball with her honesty.
Central Pulse coach Tanya Dearns is pleased her team put in a full performance to win their second game of the season.
Netball Eastern Southland umpire honoured with award.