Curtains for all in Whanganui!

More than 100 Whanganui families have a better chance of living in a warm and dry home thanks to curtain crusader Nelson Lebo and several selfless volunteers. The...

Whanganui school kids win National film competition!

Anti-bullying film by a group of Whanganui students has won a national competition. Friends was made by Whanganui High School's head boy Jack Southee and deputy head boy Nusr...

Got a lawn big enough for a Campervan? Check this out!

A new website called Campable has made it possible for Kiwis to rent out their front lawns to Campervans and Freedom campers. Warwick Beauchamp, founder of Campable.com, said...

Happy Valley is staying free of charge!

After a loud public outcry, Ruapehu Alpine Lifts (RAL) have decided to keep a free sledding area near Happy Valley free of charge. RAL were proposing $59...

Salmonella Dub 2018!

Salmonella Dub, legends of the NZ music scene are celebrating their 25th anniversary with three very special shows this summer, featuring the return of Tiki Taane! These shows...

Fieldays day one off without a hitch

Day one of Fieldays has gone swimmingly with 26,000 people attending! The first people through the gates were Australian Beef farmers who came over especially for the occasion....

Biggest opening weekend for Happy Valley thus far!

Queens birthday weekend was the date to save, and many people did! More than 2700 people visited Whakapapa's Happy Valley opening on the Saturday and Sunday, a huge...

Ohakune and Pukekohe responsible for Low-carb potatoes!

Thanks to the green thumbs of farmers in Ohakune and Pukekohe there are now low-carb potatoes on offer! It's a cool $5.99 for a 2kg bag of these...

Fieldays getting ready to go tomorrow!

FIVE THINGS you need to know ready for Fieldays starting tomorrow! 1. GET THE PARKING APP - Whether you have been before or are going for the first...

Get ya legs out for palliative care.

JUNE 21 is the day you need to be prepared to bare it all at work... your legs that is. "Shorts for Hospice" is an initiative hoping to...