The organiser of a commuter train crowdfunding campaign says Environment Canterbury staff "rubbished" his plan. But they say he was treated with 'respect'.
Alessandro and Wilma Laryn's vineyard was almost destroyed by the Port Hills fire however, it's a fungal disease which has put a stopper in picking their crop this year.
A sculpture celebrating South Brighton's famous Godwits gets big funding boost.
The post-earthquake city is the perfect place to trial innovative smart items, including a way to stop people parking in disabled carparks.
If anyone is passionate about protecting biodiversity it’s Trevor and Heather Taege. Drop into their Kowai Bush sheep and beef farm, nestled behind Springfield, and you’ll be blown away by what this farming couple has achieved in just six years.
Five options for the future of wastewater disposal have been presented to the community to provide feedback on.
Burning old timber after renovations has been blamed for unusually high levels of lead particles in the air in Christchurch
The sight of hundreds of sockeye salmon moving up the Twizel River, and spawning right below the bridge, has become popular with tourists and locals.
A $3million St Albans Pavilion and Pool will be built on the former Edgeware Pool site after its resource consent was approved.
A group of land owners hit by the Port Hills fire have pioneered a New Zealand first – using a drone to spread grass seed as they begin the mammoth task of reseeding their land.