Thirty tree climbers will show speed, skills and technique at a regional competition in Ashburton Domain next month.
Warren Galletly has spent the past 42 years looking after his father’s historic WW2 memorabilia but last week he handed some of those items to the Ashburton Aviation Museum.
Baring Square East will be rejuvenated while the Ashburton District Council’s new $51.6 million civic centre and library is built across the road.
A planned vintage machinery museum on the grounds of an Ashburton community hall has already been offered its first piece - a vintage swamp plough.
The Mid Canterbury Aero Club has been given the green light to relocate Ashburton’s former information centre to the airport.
Retired Canterbury dentist Peter Rumping met the love of his life not long after graduating from dental school.
It’s been a 20-year journey, but next month Mitch McIntosh's hand-built 40 foot (12.2m) catamaran will go from a paddock in Ashburton to the ocean at Timaru.
Ashburton Hospital's drive-in Covid-19 testing station tested 189 people on Thursday, Friday and Saturday - and is open again this week to test people with symptoms.
An executive sous-chef and apprentice will be sharing their love of American-style smokehouse barbecues with Cantabrians at an upcoming summer school class.
Skydiving thrillseekers Claudia Cudmore and her uncle Michael Skevington are hoping to leap out of a perfectly good helicopter. But it’s for a good cause.
Road trips are a fact of life for Ashburton College students representing their school in sport, academic and cultural pursuits.
Prolific Canterbury canary breeder Ray Vincent is getting ready for the Ashburton Bird Club’s sale day on August 8.
WATCH: A South Island agricultural institute is offering its state-of-the-art training cow Matilda to people in the dairy industry looking to train staff ahead of the calving season.
Several Mid-Canterbury women’s institute members celebrate significant birthdays this month - including 103-year-old Doris Wakelin.
The world’s only airworthy Avro Anson MK 1 bomber and a Russian fighter Yak 3 plane will be landing in Ashburton next month - and you could take a once-in-a-lifetime spin in both.
Ashburton’s Covid-19 testing centre will be closed from Friday on the back of low numbers referred for testing.