Strassman on tour

240913 NEWS PHOTO. SUPPLIED NOT FOR SALE. SUBURBAN NEWSPAPERS COMPETITION International ventriloquist David Strassman is ...

"I've turned this piece of s**t art form and made it into something cool."

A royal refurbishment

Timaru's Theatre Royal will be shut from mid 2017 while renovations are carried out.

Plans are afoot for a refurbishment of the Theatre Royal in Timaru next year.

Foodie's fluke find saves lost prize video

Timaru's Mark McDonald of Burger's Butchery, back, was surprised when one of his customers visiting Auckland Iain Bamber ...

Picking up a discarded piece of paper in Auckland has revealed an almost impossible set of coincidences for a Timaru man.

What's on this weekend?

The Aviemore Classic yacht race.

Take to the lakes over the long weekend for the Aviemore Classic.

Music magic from Basement video

Jordan Luck returns to his roots with his old band mates from Basement, his first band formed in Geraldine. Support ...

Musician Jordan Luck went back to his roots with a Basement reunion in South Canterbury on Tuesday.

Filmmakers set sights on sci-fi

Rolling Ridges Productions is Tyler Baikie, left, Jordan Diamond, and Shaun Ellis.

A crew of young Timaru filmmakers is raising money to make their film.

Married for 60 years

Don and Bernadette Simpson pictured in the Sacred Heart Basilica where they were married 60 years ago.

Don and Bernadette Simpson say having 'faith' is the secret to a long and happy marriage.

Barker's cuts the mustard

Barker's director Michael Barker

Barker's of Geraldine won the New Zealand Food Award Dry Good Award for the second year in the row. 

Judge will have a 'difficult' job video

President of the South Canterbury Arts Society Sue Connolly checks out works by Dave Thomas.

The judge for this year's Alpine Energy Art Awards will have a tough time selecting winners.

What's on this weekend?

Matt Summerfield from Rangiora in his Subaru Impreza WRX racing in the hill climb at the Waimate 50.

Engines will start revving in Waimate this weekend for the start of the Waimate 50.

Rowing records fall at games video

Malcolm Campion, from Christchurch, playing table tennis on Saturday.

Timaru rower Shirley Godkin provided a highlight in the Masters Games' opening weekend.

What's on this weekend?

Steve Fox, owner of Peek-a-boo Toys, at the Waimate Market.

Which dog is best in show? Head along to the the South Canterbury Kennel Club annual show to find out.

Teens take to catwalk

Craighead Diocesan School student Leah McDonald models in the Ballantynes fashion show on Friday night.

Teens 'give it a shot' on the catwalk.

Exhibition to include digital works

South Canterbury Art Society president Sue Connolly and secretary Jane Powell having a go with a digital camera at the ...

 The South Canterbury Art Society will include digital art works in its annual exhibition for the first time

Show celebrating NZ navy coming here

Actor Mark Hadlow promoting the show he has directed at the Theatre Royal yesterday.

A show celebrating the Navy's 75th year is coming to Timaru.

What's on this weekend?

Member of the cast from Walking Across Egypt rehearse a scene.

There are spring festivals, fetes and boot sales a-plenty around South Canterbury.

Walker cancels tour to be with his mum

Stan Walker has cancelled his tour after finding out his mum has cancer.

Stan Walker has postponed his upcoming tour to be with his mother who has been diagnosed with breast cancer.

What's on this weekend?

Hiria Moffat will be performing at the Aigantighe Art gallery on Sunday night.

Help Hiria get to Auckland by supporting her gig at the Aigantighe Art Gallery this weekend.

A second shot at Hollywood

Timaru singer Claire Burt is off to Hollywood next year to attend the World Championships Performing Arts competition.

A Timaru women is one of about 25 Kiwis selected to attend the World Championships Performing Arts competition in Hollywood next June. 

Students plan outdoor trip

Roncalli College students, from left, Will McCoy, Lauchie Hicks, Freya Trillo-Feely, Daisha Peneamene, Jess Sheehan, ...

It was up to 10 Year 13 high school students to plan their class trip.

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