The Port Hills are still scarred after devastating fires burned across 2000 hectares of bush and farmland in 2017.
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A 20-year-old South Island bird photographer has just landed his first international publishing deal with a London publisher.
In a world struggling to cope with Covid-19 and climate change looming over its shoulder, are Cantabrians looking for ways to become more self-sufficient?
The Star Media Home and Leisure Show, recently rescheduled for September 4 to 6, has been cancelled.
Canterbury’s largest Home and Leisure expo is still going ahead, having secured new dates – September 4, 5 and 6 – at Horncastle Arena.
There was a significant increase in the number of lifestyle properties sold in Canterbury last month.
A woman has died after she mixed two common household cleaning products together and inhaled the fumes while cleaning the bathroom.
Who would have thought there is a resident population of owls around the Avon-Heathcote Estuary, writes Tanya Jenkins.
Farmers and landowners in the Canterbury high-country are being reminded to talk to Fire and Emergency NZ about their upcoming burn-off plans.
Learn more about the in and outs of growing your own garden at a free series of expert talks in Christchurch.
Planting out a Christchurch park with native trees makes former Forest Service worker Owen Wright 'feel more alive' and forget his troubles.
Christchurch City Council is seeking feedback on four options for dealing with highly treated wastewater from Akaroa.
Kiwi chicks hatching in the remote southwest of Fiordland this breeding season have been given a chance of reaching adulthood following an aerial 1080 poison bait operation last month.
Max Key is the proud new owner of a $1.4 million Mt Albert house, bought with the support of the Bank of Mum and Dad.
Planning to buy a home through auction anytime soon? Here are some tips to make sure you get the best deal possible.