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Best Job Winner To Kayak Great Barrier Reef

Best Job Winner To Kayak Great Barrier Reef

Best Job in the World winner Ben Southall will kayak and sail a gruelling 1600km along Australia’s Great Barrier Reef in his latest epic adventure ‘The Best Expedition in the World’.

Writer Wins Literary Prize With Just 150 Words

Writer Wins Literary Prize With Just 150 Words

A 150 word story about a 1972 Holden Kingswood has scored aspiring writer James Francis first prize in the inaugural BNZ Literary Awards Short Short Story Award.

NZ Crowned Sevens World Champions

NZ Crowned Sevens World Champions

New Zealand were crowned HSBC Sevens World Series champions at Murrayfield, despite watching on as South Africa scored a dramatic victory against Australia to win the Emirates Airline Edinburgh Sevens.

Scientists Study World's Wildest Waves Threat To Nz

Scientists Study World's Wildest Waves Threat To Nz

New Zealand is bang in the middle of the biggest and wildest waters on the planet: the Southern Ocean.

NZ Garden Wins Silver Medal At Chelsea Flower Show

NZ Garden Wins Silver Medal At Chelsea Flower Show

A new Waikato horticultural export company has been awarded a silver medal at the Chelsea Flower Show this week - and received a visit from the Queen.

Wellywood? Yeah Right

Wellywood? Yeah Right

Tui Brewery’s Nick Rogers has joined in on the Wellywood debate, saying the proposed Wellington sign will detract from the awe-inspiring Tuiwood sign in Mangatanokia.

Kate Camp Receives $60,000 Berlin Writer's Residency

Kate Camp Receives $60,000 Berlin Writer's Residency

 Wellington poet Kate Camp will spend a year in Berlin from September 2011 as this year’s recipient of the Creative New Zealand $60,000 Berlin Writers’ Residency.

NZ Breakthrough Stops Cancer Cells Growing

NZ Breakthrough Stops Cancer Cells Growing

Groundbreaking research at the University of Otago has found a way to stem growth in some cancer cells, which could lead the development of new treatments.

PM Announces Appointments For Lt Gen Mateparae

PM Announces Appointments For Lt Gen Mateparae

Prime Minister John Key today announced that the Queen has approved the appointment of Lieutenant General Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General Designate, as an Additional Knight Grand Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit and as an Additi

New Zealand's Rarest Parrot Stars In Award Winning Popular Science Book

New Zealand's Rarest Parrot Stars In Award Winning Popular Science Book

New Zealand's rarest parrot, the kakapo, is the engaging subject of the winning book for the Royal Society of New Zealand's 2011 Science Book Prize, announced tonight in Auckland.