Two young rural women who have a friendship with a difference will make their first public appearance together in Canterbury in a bid to change the way people in the rural sector think.
Hundreds of items made by creative Cantabrians for animals hit hard in the Australian bushfires have arrived in Perth.
Emergency services responded to a large scrub fire in Canterbury believed to have been caused by a passing train on Thursday afternoon.
Residents fighting a plan to put a hazardous waste plant in their backyard have taken their protest to Environment Canterbury's headquarters this morning.
Angry residents in the small Canterbury town of Prebbleton are now likely to take legal action to fight to have a say over an expansion of a waste processing plant.
Canterbury residents fighting to stop a toxic waste treatment plant from opening in their backyard are calling on local politicians to support them.
Opponents and supporters of a planned quarry near Christchurch will have to wait a bit longer for a decision on whether the controversial project will go ahead.
The driver and occupants of a burnt out car may have had a lucky escape after it crashed into a paddock south of Christchurch.
A Canterbury rugby club's base has been put on the back of a truck and will be moved to its new home on Monday night.
Fire crews are continuing to patrol the area where a 40ha blaze broke out in Canterbury yesterday after a flare-up this morning.
An increase in the number of vehicle break-ins at a new subdivision near Christchurch has prompted police to warn residents to tighten their security.
Greenpeace says it will be putting up several billboards in the Selwyn district on Thursday to highlight the state of New Zealand rivers.
Nearly 20 per cent of people living in Canterbury's fastest growing district were born overseas, new census data reveals.
You can visit the International Space Station, kayak in Antarctica or tour Anne Frank's house as part of a new Canterbury library initiative.
A six-year-old Canterbury girl who went to the United States for lifesaving cancer treatment has tragically died.
A Canterbury district had the highest population and economic growth in New Zealand over the past 10 years, new data reveals.
Canterbury police are investigating after multiple parents at a school in Rolleston received an email telling them to keep their kids at home - because "you Asians are virus spreaders".
The Selwyn District Council has welcomed the announcement of major Government funding for improvements to the district's roads.
Selwyn MP Amy Adams has slammed Environment Canterbury over its handling of a resource consent to expand a Canterbury waste treatment plant.