A flyride proposed at Hanmer Springs will whisk passengers down a 500 metre course on Conical Hill in little over a minute.
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Canterbury rugby legend and former All Blacks coach Grizz Wyllie is finally leaving his beloved province behind as he prepares to move north after selling the farm.
Six months ago 31-year-old Melissa Ewings from Clarence, north of Kaikoura, went for a walk - and was never seen again.
All police in New Zealand will be issued with personal tourniquets as the risk of frontline danger - including shootings and stabbings - increases.
A teen arrested after a police officer was stabbed in the arm while attending a reported family harm call-out has appeared in court and been remanded in custody.
A tiny North Canterbury town is hoping to attract families back to its community through an affordable housing scheme.
A police officer has been stabbed in the arm while responding to a domestic incident in North Canterbury.
Amberley St John is receiving a huge boost in personnel, with six paid staff joining the volunteer base.
The Sidey family’s links to the Hawarden A&P Association date back to the show’s origins in 1907 - and they'll be at the helm again on Saturday.
An interest in helping her North Canterbury community has led volunteer firefighter Felicity Lang to a groundbreaking role.
Murky accounts surrounding a Canterbury scuba diving fatality have frustrated a coroner unable to determine a cause of death after conflicting accounts by four men on the dive boat.
Ron van Til wants people to visit Rangiora, enjoy a coffee and explore the town - so the bakery managing director has put his money where his mouth is.
Retiring Waimakariri District Council boss Jim Palmer was honoured at his final council meeting on Tuesday.