The South Island travel agent community is mourning the loss of one of its most passionate and prominent businessmen.
In spite of the inevitable hills, I declined the offer of an electric bike on the Kaikōura and Molesworth hills because I have my own internal combustion engine, writes Elisabeth Easther.
The first scheduled international flight to Queenstown Airport in 330 days is set to touch down soon.
We're pretty good at filming American cowboy and western stories in the South Island but New Zealand has plenty of wild west and ghost-town tales of its own, writes Ewan McDonald.
North Canterbury’s Gore Bay Tourist Drive is a classic Kiwi detour, leading you along storied coastal nooks to geological wizardry and a sky-high place to stay above the clouds, writes Mike Yardley.
A group of lucky passengers on a cruise in Akaroa Harbour have caught a rare glimpse of a humpback whale in the area.
Christchurch Airport has started building a new automatic weather station to help it determine whether the controversial planned international airport at Tarras will fly.
In the early hours of Saturday morning, while most of Christchurch was sleeping, 270 sightseers were cruising over the Antarctic circle in search of the 'Southern Lights'.
Rosemary George missed her mum’s 100th birthday in Northern Ireland due to the Covid pandemic - but she'll be there on June 1 when she turns 101.
A 77-year-old Christchurch woman who was stuck in Australia due to the border restrictions says not only was her pension stopped but she also received a demand to repay more than $11,000.
With international borders closed, more Cantabrians have been ticking the Chatham Islands off their bucket list than before the pandemic.
The shift from MIQ to home isolation for vaccinated Kiwis travelling from Australia has kicked in - a big boost for Christchurch Airport which is expecting three times the number of flights.
A plan to put more bus lanes along a busy section of Lincoln Rd in Christchurch is likely to be changed after community feedback.
Two flights between Nelson and Auckland have been added to the ever-growing list of locations of interest connected to at least one person with Omicron.
Air New Zealand has cancelled about 120 flights after the government announced there would be a delay to the phased reopening of international borders.
The speed limit has been lowered at a busy Christchurch intersection due to a cable fault causing significant problems with the traffic lights.