The Moutere division one team celebrate success in the Marlborough division one grand final, at Lansdowne Park on Saturday.

Renwick denied 'fairytale' finish

Moutere ensured there would be no happy ending to Renwick's "fairytale" season with a 22-19 grand final victory.

Old Boys get job done

Marlborough College Old Boys celebrate with their supporters after beating Moutere in the division two final at ...

Marlborough College Old Boys gained sweet revenge for their 2016 final defeat when they overcame Moutere 27-15.

Chinese keen on pricey NZ crays

When it comes to high end gourmet goods the Chinese have a growing appetite for New Zealand wine, water and crayfish.

Escaping the Beast of Blenheim

Even though he lives far away under strict conditions, Stewart Murray Wilson still haunts his former partner.

Moutere women Tasman's best

Moutere women's rugby team are Tasman champions after overpowering Marist on Saturday.

Locomotives reunited

Decades after shifting coal together, two locomotives share a shed again.

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Estuaries among the worst in NZ

Sediment from the Pelorus and Kaituna River catchments is believed to be the source of high mud levels in estuaries in ...

Estuaries described as a canary in the coalmine for measuring the health of the Marlborough Sounds among the muddiest in the country.

The end of the Manhattan

Blenheim's longest-running cafe calls it a day.

Legal battle over aquaculture space

Bin the bag?

Sport

Renwick denied 'fairytale' finish

Moutere captain Baxter Wilson holds up the champion of champions trophy.

Moutere ensured there would be no happy ending to Renwick's "fairytale" season with a 22-19 grand final victory at Lansdowne Park on Saturday.

Moutere women Tasman's best

Moutere hooker Lina Sekai on the charge.

 The Moutere women's rugby team are Tasman champions after overpowering Marist 37-5 at Lansdowne Park on Saturday.

Old Boys get job done this time around

Marlborough College Old Boys celebrate with their supporters after beating Moutere in the division two final at ...

Marlborough College Old Boys gained sweet revenge for their 2016 final defeat when they overcame Moutere 27-15 in an enthralling Marlborough division two rugby final at Lansdowne Park on Saturday.

Highlanders rue off night video

Highlanders coach Tony Brown wasn't impressed with his team.

A wonky lineout, shaky scrum and poor discipline - Highlanders coach Tony Brown was not impressed.

Moutere are champions

The Moutere division one team celebrate after beating Renwick in the final at Lansdowne Park on Saturday.

Moutere are the 2017 Marlborough division one rugby champions.

Opinion

Midwinter lull a time to plan ahead

The challenge ahead for Kaikoura will not only be accommodating the tourists but also the tourism staff.

As Kaikoura hits midwinter the town showing signs of getting back on its feet, writes MP Stuart Smith

Highway could increase tourist nights

Deputy Prime Minister and Tourism Minister Paula Bennett at a Kaikoura Plunket group.

Paula Bennett promises tourism highway during visit to Kaikoura.

Two words you never want to hear

Farmed Oysters infected with Bomamaia ostreae from Stewart Island, unloaded in Bluff.

OPINION: It takes only one mistake for the new bonamia parasite to spread, Rino Tirikatene writes.

Adventures at Kaipupu Point

Kaipupu volunteer Gerald Harper, right, introduces visitors to a little blue penguin.

Marlborough's third Toyota Kiwi Guardian site was officially opened at Kaipupu Wildlife Sanctuary last weekend.

Meeting emissions goals

The Paris Agreement, which New Zealand has ratified, commits the world to holding the increase in the global average ...

OPINION: Six cross-party MPs give their views on NZ's steps towards a low-emissions economy.

Business

Legal battle over aquaculture space

New Zealand King Salmon has filed for a judicial review to try stop a mussel farm extension threatening one of its ...

 NZ King Salmon seek judicial review to quash a mussel farm extension that is muscling in on a public space proposed for salmon farming.

Chinese keen on pricey NZ crays

New Zealand crayfish is a premium product in China where it can fetch $1000 a kilo.

When it comes to high end gourmet goods the Chinese have a growing appetite for New Zealand wine, water and crayfish.

A positive role

Rose Newton is a youth worker at Marlborough Girls' College and feels her role is making a positive difference.

A youth worker for three years, Rose has recently started at Marlborough Girls' College and believes there is a need for a youth worker at all secondary schools.

Postal delivery going electric?

The council is working through a legal agreement with New Zealand Post to allow the fully-electric Paxster delivery ...

Move aside mobility scooters, posties in Marlborough might be switching out their bikes for electric delivery buggies.

Public meeting to air concerns

Kaikoura MP Stuart Smith has organised a public meeting about air services in and out of Marlborough.

Marlborough residents will get the chance to hear direct from the airlines at a public meeting in Blenheim next week.

Your Marlborough

St Arnaud's alpine magic

Mid-winter kayaking with girls having fun on Lake Rotoiti.

Anyone who has ever spent any time at the alpine village of St Arnaud, Lake Rotoiti, will already know what a special and captivating place it is. 

Tell me a story

Author Joy Cowley will talk with Gavin Bishop about the latest book in their Snake and Lizard series.

Young Marlborough readers are in for a treat when they get the chance to listen to two of New Zealand's favourite storytellers.

A positive role

Rose Newton is a youth worker at Marlborough Girls' College and feels her role is making a positive difference.

A youth worker for three years, Rose has recently started at Marlborough Girls' College and believes there is a need for a youth worker at all secondary schools.

'Brother' locomotives reunited

Blenheim Riverside Railway Society volunteers, from left, Gary Coburn, Ted Ellens, and Ralph Heywood, are pleased they ...

Decades after shifting coal together, two locomotives share a shed again.

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Get your 50's frock on and get rocking at the Clubs of Marlborough American Hop.

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