World's biggest indoor dry slope terrain park opened in Queenstown

Queenstown has long had world class ski resorts and it now has the world's largest indoor dry slope terrain park. Over $500,000 and 600sq m indoor terrain park PowderPak in Frankton,...

ONE DAY LEFT: Mt Ruapehu's 10 Days of Christmas *Special Deal on NOW*

We’re all dreaming of a white Christmas, but it’s summer in NZ! Here’s where Mt Ruapehu can help. Deck the Halls with season passes this Christmas and start...

The not so sweet origin of kissing under the mistletoe

The modern tradition of kissing under the mistletoe seems like a nice thing to do, but the roots of it aren't exactly pleasant. The noxious plant was brought...

Traffic hotspots to avoid coming into the New Year

A lot of the country will be getting in there cars to travel around NZ for the Christmas/NY period. And you know what that means... traffic. Luckily, NZTA...

Messenger gets its own camera

Want more filters for your photos? Facebook Messenger now has you covered. As part of a new update to its popular messaging app, Facebook is bringing masks, effects,...

Free WIFI for Christmas

The Ruapehu District Council is planning to provide free WIFI this Christmas. As a Christmas present from the Ruapehu District Council WIFI is expected to be up and...

Kia Ora Lance! But why you here, mate?

Disgraced Tour de France cyclist Lance Armstrong is in New Zealand to film a "cautionary tale" for brewery giant Lion. Lion, which bottles beers such as Steinlager, has...

Tinder reveals the 'hottest' names of 2016

Tinder has just released the most right-swiped names of this year, based on the percentage of most right-swiped profiles in 2016. The stats were grabbed from the...

Whanganui Hospital patients won't miss out on Xmas treats

Croissants, steamed pudding, glazed ham and double chocolate mousse are all on the menu over the Christmas period in Whanganui Hospital. The festive spirit will start on Christmas...

6 VERY 'important' things to know about our new PM

ANALYSIS: Bill English! You probably have some idea of the man – bit southern, likes saying "fiscal" – but since he's likely becoming our new prime minister today, it...