Experienced tramper Cliff Donaldson will always vividly
remember one night, more than 60 years ago, when he learnt
just how quickly and harshly the weather can change in the
great New Zealand outdoors, including in the Silver Peaks
great book is a great book, no matter the subject. So why do
sports books often get such a bad name? Sports editor Hayden
Meikle - who answers his own question by acknowledging the
sports book market has more dross than most - names the 12
sports books you simply must read.
New Zealand rugby has produced plenty of champions in
three positions - fullback, first five-eighth and openside
flanker. Rugby writer Steve Hepburn looks at a possible top
10 in each position in a brief series, starting with the men
at the back.
A step inside the beautiful, sun-drenched wooden cellar door
area and tasting room of Waitiri Creek Wines in Gibbston is
to instantly feel a sense of serenity, a gentle reminder of
its original incarnation as the Wangaloa Presbyterian Church.