It was a case of sun, smiles and sizzling sausages for visitors to the annual Kaka Point Annual Beach Market Day on Saturday.
The natural values of the Catlins could be lost forever unless co-ordinated action around climate change is taken soon.
A woman had a close call yesterday morning, when her car and truck collided on State Highway 1 near Balclutha.
Emergency services were called to the scene of a crash on State Highway 1 near Balclutha at 11.30am today.
A 15-year ''labour of love'' is going viral for a pair of bush-walking cribbies from Papatowai, thanks to the power of the internet.
Union representatives are incensed after liquidators announced a formal suspension of pay for Telford staff yesterday.
Newlywed couple Hamish Walker MP and Penny Tipu, of Balclutha, pose for a wedding shot on Kaka Point beach on Saturday afternoon.
A Balclutha volunteer is taking her club’s new slogan to heart as she prepares to lead more than 1100 southern members in their charitable activities later this year.
Tucked away in small towns throughout Otago and Southland are the keepers of the community’s history. Today, Richard Davison visits Tapanui.
Hoverflies, fleas, bug myths and bag moths - there was plenty for youngsters to discover on a Catlins nature day yesterday.
Uncertainty remains for Telford staff as they approach a critical point in their future with the beleaguered agricultural institute.
South Otago firefighters approached a Balclutha house fire with added caution yesterday morning after potentially explosive lithium batteries were found to be involved.
Clutha District Council mixed business with pleasure yesterday, as it launched its latest round of community consultation in the Catlins.
Balclutha firefighters bring a roadside grass fire next to the Transpower Balclutha electricity substation under control, about 3pm yesterday.
Firefighters have extinguished a house fire in Balclutha this morning, but requested help over concerns about a battery system on the property.
Overcast conditions in the Catlins could not stop the smiles during the Papatowai Beach Carnival and Big Dig on New Year's Eve.
Don't be surprised if you see something fishy going on at beaches in the Catlins area this summer, as Auckland student Kim D'Souza oversees a Department of Conservation project that aims to make a...
Santa was spotted taking a well-earned snooze in a Catlins paddock this Boxing Day, after completing his Christmas Day duties. Paddock owner, Glenomaru sheep and beef farmer Liz Vreugdenhil, said...