Sahara marathon runner back in Southland

COMPETING in the Marathon des Sables, a gruelling ultra-marathon through the Sahara Desert, has ended in a stint in hospital for Southland marathon runner...

Putting on a final show

IT'S been the talk of the neighbourhood. The agave americana, or century plant, at Maree and Ivan Ladbrook's property has taken about 29 years to...

Geological secrets revealed

NEW guided tours in the Riverton area are giving tourists the opportunity to discover the geological secrets of the South Coast. Operator, geologist and guide...

This Week’s Express Wheels

Vehicle: Rover Mini Cooper Engine: 1275 SPI Colour: Tartan red body, black roof Owner: Lee Norman, pictured with partner Tracey Brake and Sparky the Mini From: Auckland When and...

The Pork Pie Charity Run

This week’s Express Wheels

This week’s Express Wheels

Success at the Miniature Horse show

Katelin Stuart was the only Southlander in the New Zealand Miniature Horse Youth team of five which won the Miniature Horse Association of Australia's...

Southland Brick Show

Ascot Park Hotel hosted the 2017 Southland Brick Show last weekend (April 22/23).          

Hop’n’Vine Festival well crafted

PLANNING is already under way for next year's Hop'n'Vine Festival after the success of last weekend's event. Co-organiser Chris Montgomery said about 700 people attended...

Shear fun at pet day

Spooky fun at the Stumpery

The South Today


Home of the Week

Spacious Newfield home offers choices

THIS spacious, well-decorated red-brick family home is in a quiet cul-de-sac close to the Newfield area. Located on Totara St, it has three bedrooms and...

Site cleared at Victoria Ave

The crucial building report

Former library to be razed

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