Two men were caught drink driving in Timaru overnight on Friday.
After 28 years of seeing South Canterbury's dark side, Kevin Dey is calling it quits.
The truth is out. Oamaru's little blue penguins are Australian.
Grabbed, tied to a chair and flour bombed on the street corner - welcome to workplace traditions.
Dealing in second-hand goods has provided its fair share of brow-raising moments, but trying to on-sell 16 urinal jugs has been one of the more entertaining for one Geraldine shop owner.
With a music festival, sports and cultural activities, South Canterbury has the long weekend covered.
Building of the Observatory Retirement Village in Oamaru begins on Monday.
Mountainbikers are well catered for in South Canterbury on Saturday and Sunday.
The Waimate Scottish Society celebrates the life of Robert Burns this Saturday night.
Find out why they call this South Canterbury town the "Riviera of the South".
She saw a car hurtling towards her and braced for the impact, but was spared.
Get set for Timaru's raceway to start buzzing with the sound of superbikes cranking up.
During a routine biosecurity inspection of a ship in Timaru Port over the weekend insect larvae was found, a Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI) spokesman confirms.
It's never too soon to get in training for the Splendid Teapot Racing, a New Zealand teapot racing director says.
Photographer John Bisset spent some time in the Mackenzie Country capturing events over the weekend.
Age was no barrier to the old cars entered in a three-day rally to Twizel.
Three-hundred stunning blooming entries, including a large novice section, filled the West End hall for the South Cantebury 19th annual Lily Show over the weekend.
Only one Timaru District playground has a disability-friendly swing, but the council has had no requests for more.
A seminar designed to help people arrange low-cost, home-based funerals is being held in Oamaru.
Twizel is set to shine as it showcases salmon and wine at its annual festival on Saturday.