We have Sevens, Twenty20 and Fast5 netball - and now Lightning chess is attracting a new generation to the game.
Controversial church leader Brian Tamaki, who recently attended a Covid vaccine mandate protest in Christchurch, claims he is a "political prisoner" after his arrest this morning.
A panel of expert judges are hitting the streets of Christchurch to find the most beautiful gardens in the city - and here's what they'll be looking out for.
The driver of a light truck has died at the scene of a serious crash on State Highway 1 south of Christchurch on Monday morning.
Measures are being taken to reduce the foul odours still wafting from the fire-damaged Christchurch wastewater treatment plant.
The group that operates the historic Tug Lyttelton plans to stop using coal to power the boat and move to a more environmentally-friendly fuel.
The name of a 43yo man charged with the murder of a woman near a New Brighton car park has been suppressed and the case transferred to the High Court.
Doozer the dog panted oblivious to his near-death experience as Taylor Smith recounted saving his flatmate’s beloved pet from a house fire in Christchurch wearing nothing but his boxer shorts.
A supermarket, Bargain Chemist, cafe and variety store are the latest Covid-19 locations of interest in Christchurch.
The final section of the new tram track linking High St to Poplar St in central Christchurch is being installed.
Police are asking the public for help identifying two people linked to incidents - including an alleged assault - on Christchurch buses.
Destiny Church has pledged to keep holding Sunday services in Cranmer Square, in spite of moves to prevent the religious organisation congregating there and opposition from nearby residents.
A person has been transported to Christchurch Hospital after falling down a cliff in Heathcote Valley.
It will cost you about $225,000 more on average to buy a home in Christchurch now than it did at the start of last year.
A pedestrian was struck by a car and another person was seriously injured in two separate crashes on Christchurch roads overnight.
Several new Covid-19 locations of interest in Christchurch have been added to the Ministry of Health's website this morning and last night.
A couple charged with being involved in a money laundering transaction linked to an offence in Christchurch appeared in court today.
A man who admitted speeding before a crash that killed two teenage sisters on Christchurch's Port Hills in 2019 has today been sentenced to prison.
A long and powerful earthquake jolted the lower and central North Island and was felt as far away as Christchurch late last night.