Whanganui lotto winner not seen

A Whanganui Lotto player is one of three New Zealand players to get a midweek windfall of $333,333 on Wednesday night. The winning Whanganui ticket was purchased at...

Paraparas repairs prolonged

Residents of Whanganui and neighbouring districts will have to wait two years for SH4 through the Paraparas to be finished. Heavy rain and flooding in June of...

Dreamworld Incident: The Untold Lawsuit History, Why 'memorial day' opening was cancelled and more

Dreamworld faced almost A$2 million in lawsuits since 2010, court records reveal Dreamworld faced almost A$2 million (NZ$2.13 million) in lawsuits in the years leading up to the rapids...

Medical students admit performing operations on themselves

Medical students have admitted to performing surgical procedures on themselves and their peers, according to The New Zealand Medical Journal. In a survey of 284 students at the...
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Weather balloon shows stunning New Zealand from above

A weather balloon with cameras attached has captured a stunning view of Central Otago from the sky. NIWA's Lauder atmospheric research station technician Wills Dobson released a weather...

Dreamworld will REOPEN just three days after the ride tragedy that killed four people:...

The theme park is re-opening on Friday the 28th of October, putting an end to rumors it will never open again. All of this at the same time...

Taranaki ranked second in World's top 10 regions: Air NZ Celebrates with Cheap Flights!

Taranaki has come in second in a list of the world's top 10 regions, according to a renowned travel publication. Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2017 lists Taranaki...

The Dreamworld tragedy: Four dead, one from NZ

Two children survived being thrown from the doomed Thunder River Rapids ride at Dreamworld and screamed in horror as their mothers were killed, it has emerged. Initial investigations...

The Real "Mc Lovin" – The name is now official for this Malborough man

A man who changed his name to 'Mc Lovin' says he did it to make people laugh, but it was sparked by a serious event in his life. Blenheim...

CNI Driftwood Sculptor Jack Marsden Mayer's Triceratops could make triple slam

The central North Island's driftwood sculptor Jack Marsden Mayer is going for a hatrick with a triceratops.   Jack Marsden-Mayer at work. The artist has won the People's Choice...