"It was the initial shock of it all that you just lose it for a moment."
Rob Ju can find the beat in in all sorts of wood.
An eel so big it ate a hare and other fishy tales from Graeme Duckett.
Former All Black T P O'Sullivan played his 100th game for Taranaki. But what else was happening?
Kiwis are surfing more with an increasing need for speed.
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There's a lot happening in Taranaki.
"The mass was very well sung by both choirs and the two soloists and was a delight to listen to."
A look at the past as the next chapter begins for Fairfax's South Taranaki staff.
Take a look at Taranaki's headlines from half a century ago.
Review: It's a secret that puts everyone in the stink.
Could you walk around town while blindfolded?
"Imagine coming all this way to be crap."
Russian artist Katerina Smoldyreva says clay is a very sensual material.
"The dedicated, supportive parents and teachers of these wonderful young performers deserve high praise."
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He's sold 150 million albums in a 50-year career - and despite turning 80, Englebert Humperdinck still isn't finished.
"There was a demand for some these products, so we brought it here."
"It's like coming to a great party every night."
Mark Hadlow is never too far from his beloved Lycra, or a Navy uniform.
A river that refuses to be civilised? Let's find out.
The owner of the Waitara Bin Inn is fighting to keep his shop open while his wife and daughter fight cancer.
As drinking culture changes and rates in NZ drop off, bar owners struggle to survive.
"Come here and you will have something to surprise you."
We are the species that thoughtlessly demolishes entire ecosystems to make room for itself.
They'd been saving all their love for a Whitney Houston tribute concert, but when they arrived the doors were shut.
Rhodo mecca in the midst of its $4.1m facelift.
Longing for 'hand me downs', beating the feet, and Sunday roasts with the aunties.