Rural volunteer brigades struggle to get the volunteers, hardware and even water they need to serve their communities.
Over 1000 costumes arrived in Timaru a few weeks ago for Mamma Mia!
Mamma Mia! Kick your weekend off with a spectacular start at the hottest musical in town.
Timaru's Miss Universe NZ candidate says the competition given her "a lot of confidence".
A Temuka man recently celebrated his 90th birthday at Phar Lap Racecourse.
What do 80s pop stars The Mockers, a double homicide and the introduction of fishing management quotas have in common?
Film reflecting on changes in Timaru since the 1980s to screen in Geraldine.
Take your pick of two Scottish dances taking place on Saturday.
Take in a twilight tour of window displays in Geraldine, or maybe an exhibition opening.
I've found a foolproof way to get facts to park themselves in the long-term memory, permanently.
You could find yourself at a pottery show, a dog show or a Mid-winter show over the next three days.
A collection of contemporary pottery will inspire artists in Timaru.
The organisers of this weekend's Scruffs' Dog Show, near Timaru, expect a good line up.
Fancy a talent show? Or is a roller derby more your thing?
Three schools took home trophies for the first time at the annual Jump Jam Extravaganza.
"Without volunteers, we wouldn't have the services we do," Waimate District mayor Craig Rowley says.
The best of Geraldine has been captured in photos in the Great Geraldine Photography Competition and will be used to promote it, with winners announced last week.
Kiwi has been hiking and kayaking throughout the South Island to capture its awe-inspiring beauty.
Shaun Chiles could not be prouder of his Suzuki GN 250.
Calling all brave beach-goers - the annual midwinter swim is on.