Friday 16th February, 2018

Retiring National Party leader Bill English was on centre stage at the Southern Field Days at Waimumu, just outside Gore today.

The race to fleece one sheep each was down to the last few blows.


Friday 16th February, 2018

The Southern Field Days in Waimumu wrapped up today after one of its biggest years to date. Over 750 exhibitors displayed their agricultural-based products to tens of thousands of people.


Thursday 15th February, 2018

The Invercargill City Library is playing cupid this month, to ignite a passion for books in Invercargill residents.
The librarians hope to set up every library-goer on a blind date with the perfect book.


Thursday 15th February, 2018

Invercargill students started the year with a welcoming performance from one of New Zealand’s biggest names in R&B.
As part of the Southern Institute of Technology’s O-Week, students were treated to a performance by musician, Che Fu today.


Thursday 15th February, 2018

Grape pickers are in hot demand in Central Otago vineyards as harvest season looms.

The harvest season is two to three weeks earlier than normal and as Meena Amso reports the industry is getting desperate.


Wednesday 14th February, 2018

The Southern Field Days opened today in the Southland town of Waimumu, 14km south-west of Gore.
The 3-day event sees businesses promoting technology and services to Southland’s rural community.


Tuesday 13th February, 2018

An Invercargill rest home is battling social isolation in the elderly by inviting others to socialise with its residents.

Waikiwi Gardens Rest Home launched its Invercargill Social Seniors Programme today to ensure none of its elderly are forgotten about.


Monday 12th February, 2018

The man who made Invercargill motorcycle enthusiast Burt Munro world famous was back on Oreti Beach on Friday night.

Roger Donaldson, director of the movie the World's Fastest Indian, joined thousands of spectators for the New Zealand Beach Racing Champs he had a big part in founding.


Monday 12th February, 2018

There was an abrupt finish to the Burt Munro Challenge on Sunday with the cancellation of its last event.
The Invercargill Street Race was called off because of the condition of the track.


Friday 09th February, 2018

A new event added to Invercargill's Burt Munro Motorcycle Challenge attracted huge numbers to Teretonga Park last night.

The Twilight Drag Racing event was run in perfect conditions