Four days of excitement at the Burt Munro Challenge wrapped up yesterday with the last day providing more than its fair share of thrills and spills in the street racing event.
One of two wooden horses goes up in flames at the second Burning Horse Festival, staged at the weekend on a farm in Gore’s back country at Montana Flat, near Riversdale.
The son of Burt Munro says the support for the annual challenge honouring his father continues to amaze him and his family.
Police say the search for two fishermen who went missing off rocks at Slope Point in Southland last month is ‘‘winding down’’.
Police say the search for two fishermen who went missing off rocks at Slope Point in Southland last month is "winding down".
Flagstaff Rd on the Bluff was packed with bikers, motorcyclists and motorcycling enthusiasts as the hill climb race of the Burt Munro Challenge roared off.
A private birthday celebration three years ago has turned into one of Southland's most exciting and original music and arts festivals.
When Russell Crowe decided to auction personal belongings to help fund his divorce, few would have guessed it would lead to Invercargill hosting some of the special items in the history of NZ cricket.
Riverton artist Wayne Hill has taken the opportunity to showcase his unique style once again in an exhibition which has already taken the community by storm.
A four-year-old boy was found dead in a Southland creek yesterday afternoon after his family reported him missing.
Firefighters attend to a blaze at a single-storey house on the eastern outskirts of Invercargill yesterday.
A section of State Highway 1 was closed for a time near Invercargill this morning as crews tackled a house fire.
Strong winds which buffeted Invercargill yesterday afternoon brought down powerlines and uprooted trees.
Niwa scientists analysing the scat of leopard seals have come across an unexpected discovery – a USB stick full of photos of the Catlins.
An Invercargill man is accusing ACC of failing to help him manage a disabling disease he developed while working.