It was a chaos of children, costumes and song in Timaru recently, as preschoolers from across South Canterbury performed at a kapa haka festival.
If you've ever travelled across the Rangitata Bridge on State Highway One, you will have passed by a little-known World War 2-era fortification with a fascinating history.
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A wheelchair user fears for her safety if nothing is done to improve the kerbs at a busy South Dunedin intersection.
Witnesses looked on in horror as a policeman appeared to be slumped at the wheel of his patrol car which collided with three cars, a lamppost and a school bus while going up York Pl in Dunedin.
Although better known for poultry and forestry, the small town of Herbert, in North Otago, is the unlikely home of the largest display of pipe organs in New Zealand.
University of Otago cafes are teaching people to order their favourite snacks and caffeinated beverages in te reo - from a mowai (flat white) to a ratei tiai (chai latte).
Training sessions in heavy lifting are being held for competitors at the upcoming Hororata Highland Games.
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A group of Gore women donned traditional attire over the weekend to commemorate one hundred and twenty five years of women being able to vote in New Zealand.
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Portobello School’s Parihaumia members perform at the Otago Early Childhood and Schools Maori and Pacific Island Festival (Polyfest) in Dunedin’s Edgar Centre last night.
Hundreds of budding young musicians are tuning up for the annual Otago Secondary Schools Music Festival tonight.
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The muscle of a super-charged Italian Ferrari was challenged against the quiet efficiency of a Tesla electric in Cromwell this weekend.