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Golden Bean a boost for Vivace Espresso Roasters

The roasting team at Canterbury’s Vivace Espresso has just received three Bronze Medals to add to their packaging for blends judged at the world’s largest coffee roasting competition, the Golden Bean Awards in Australia.

Heavy favourite clears maidens

The Stephen Marsh-trained Shesonfire was backed into $1.70 favouritism for the Mills Reef Winery 1100 at Arawa Park on Wednesday and she did not disappoint punters, winning by 1-1/2 lengths over Lismore Diamond.

Cup challenge for Consenus

Group One-winning mare Consensus added a second Group Three win to her record at Trentham on Saturday when victorious in the Trentham Stakes (2100m) and the seven-year-old mare will be aiming to increase that tally to three next month.

Attention Kapiti creatives

The Kāpiti Coast District Council is keen to hear from budding artists with inspiring ideas for community arts activities.

Fiji Airways announces The Great Companion Getaway

Fiji Airways, Fiji’s national airline, has launched its most exciting promotional campaign yet. The Great Companion Getaway is a two-for-one deal sold exclusively between 12 and 19 January.

Waka Ama Nationals - Day 1

This morning we opened our 30th National Sprint Championships with crowds of around 1,300 people, all coming together for a Pōwhiri at the western shore of lake Karāpiro, in the Don Rowlands Centre.

Lexus RC F track edition debuted in Detroit

An all-new, limited production Track Edition RC F has been debuted at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Stratocaster on Concorde path

Stratocaster is back on the black-print path after scoring effortlessly at Ellerslie on Sunday.

New Kia Cerato range first vehicles to achieve 5 star safety ratings

The new Kia Cerato range launching in New Zealand in February has achieved 5 star safety ratings in ANCAP’s first round of testing for 2019.

Opinion: Red Bridge camping site welcomes 'Freeloaders'

Is it normal for people to congregate in a fenced area surrounded by porta loos and rubbish skips with 50 other vans all parked less than 3 metres apart on a gravel pit? I would liken it to a prison camp if it wasn’t for everyone sitting up at their little tables sipping wine.