Boaties are generally behaving well on Lake Dunstan but several warnings have been issued to new boat owners who are still learning the rules, Lake Dunstan education and enforcement officer Shayne...
A national conference about the learning difference dyscalculia is being held for the first time to help spread awareness and discuss strategies.
Federated Farmers has weighed in on the case of alleged poaching by out-of-town police officers in Central Otago, saying it will pursue the issue further.
Pam Jones is surrounded by literary heavyweights as she gets to know the city known as Nola.
A Central Otago police officer accused of being drunk and disorderly in Clyde in December has left the police force.
The Central Otago farmer whose land is at the centre of allegations of poaching by an out-of-town police officer said he was told by police that more than one officer was in the vehicle at the time of the incident.
Pam Jones discovers it's hot work following in the footsteps of royalty as she explores the Portuguese walled castle town of Obidos.
New Zealanders continue to reap the benefits of one man's vision to protect Paradise and those who helped the area rise from the ashes when tragedy struck. PAM JONES looks at the journey of a place many describe as heaven on Earth.
Simple is good, say Clyde couple Bill Nagle and Corinne Ebisu, who have shunned conventional architecture to honour the principle of "enough'' in their small Central Otago home.
Jamies Jewellers is believed to be the longest consecutive family-owned and operated jewellery business operating in New Zealand. Pam Jones talks to fifth-generation owners Rachel and Clyde Vellacott.
An out-of-town, off-duty policeman is being investigated for alleged unlawful hunting in Central Otago, following complaints from several farmers.
It started out as a ‘‘leisurely garden''. But more than 1000 heritage rose varieties later, Murray Radka's Springvale property has grown into a living archive of international renown. Pam Jones reflects on the changing seasons of Brandy Hill.
Pam Jones rediscovers vibrant, edgy Camden Town while mulling over music and Mohawks on the pavements of London.
The cluster of downtown neighbourhoods in Los Angeles keeps turning up surprises and there are new things afoot further afield as well. PAM JONES looks at some of the areas to explore in the city of angels.
Hawaii continues to deliver incredible island adventures, whether you are into adventure or in relaxation mode. PAM JONES looks at some of the best things to do on its spectacular islands.
Broadcaster Ewing Stevens has hung up his microphone after decades of communicating with a nationwide congregation. Pam Jones talks to the talkback host about night-time confidences and a church career that gave rise to worldwide attention, death threats and bike rides with a difference.
Most people visit Alaska's "back and beyond'' scenery and experiences in the northern summer, but winter is when the real Alaska comes to the fore. PAM JONES looks at the sub-zero, shoulder season attractions in the wilderness state.
The state of Texas will be further opened up to New Zealanders with the beginning of direct Air New Zealand flights to Houston in December. Pam Jones looks at six of the best in the cowboy state.
PAM JONES takes a look at the rural heart of the United States and picks her top places to visit.
Yellowstone might be the oldest and the best known, but the United States is full of other incredible national parks both on and off the beaten track. As the USA's National Park Service prepares to celebrate its centenary next year, PAM JONES takes a look at some of the most visited and lesser known parks in the American wilderness.