• Block apartment in former Kingsland fire station sells under the hammer By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    BLOCK APARTMENT IN FORMER KINGSLAND FIRE STATION SELLS UNDER THE HAMMER

    The Block NZ heritage apartment in the former Kingsland fire station has sold under the hammer for a gain of $620,000 over 22 months.

  • Why hardy annuals are your garden's party earrings By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    WHY HARDY ANNUALS ARE YOUR GARDEN'S PARTY EARRINGS

    For those growing flowers for the first time, these are most certainly your gateway to a season of blooms and the good vibes that go...

    Garden
  • Here's where house prices aren't cooling By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    HERE'S WHERE HOUSE PRICES AREN'T COOLING

    Value growth has cooled at both ends of the housing market, yet there are areas resisting the trend, Quotable Value says.

  • With no road access, these triathletes' new home had to arrive by boat By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    WITH NO ROAD ACCESS, THESE TRIATHLETES' NEW HOME HAD TO ARRIVE BY BOAT

    Their home's Abel Tasman National Park setting is so isolated, it is walk-in or boat access only.

    Home
  • Size meets demand: Speldhurst retirement village defends plans for three-storey apartment complex By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    SIZE MEETS DEMAND: SPELDHURST RETIREMENT VILLAGE DEFENDS PLANS FOR THREE-STOREY APARTMENT COMPLEX

    A retirement village in rural Horowhenua is defending plans to build a three-storey apartment complex, confident its benefits outweigh...

  • Rural schools down tools to watch former students Hannah Osborne and Brooke Donoghue win silver in Tokyo By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    RURAL SCHOOLS DOWN TOOLS TO WATCH FORMER STUDENTS HANNAH OSBORNE AND BROOKE DONOGHUE WIN SILVER IN TOKYO

    The official curriculum went out the window for students in Piopio and Te Kauwhata as a grander lesson played out in front of them.

    Tokyo, Watches, Watch, Silver
  • Six60 buy 660 for students as part of new music scholarship at University of Otago By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    SIX60 BUY 660 FOR STUDENTS AS PART OF NEW MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP AT UNIVERSITY OF OTAGO

    The famous Kiwi band haven't forgotten their roots, buying the Dunedin flat which made their name and offering it to aspiring musicians...

  • Something fishy in Timaru cat burglar's haul By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    SOMETHING FISHY IN TIMARU CAT BURGLAR'S HAUL

    Morzine the moggy's mysterious fishing expeditions have been catching live goldfish for her Timaru owner.

  • The art of the spit and avoiding perfume: tips and tricks of wine judges By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    THE ART OF THE SPIT AND AVOIDING PERFUME: TIPS AND TRICKS OF WINE JUDGES

    Expert judges will have swirled, sniffed and sipped about 1100 different wines during the three-day New World Wine awards.

    Wine, Art, Perfume
  • Māori Mermaid artist Jess Thompson Carr on the road to reclaiming her identity By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    MĀORI MERMAID ARTIST JESS THOMPSON CARR ON THE ROAD TO RECLAIMING HER IDENTITY

    She finally feels like she belongs, but that wasn't always the case for Jess Thompson Carr, aka the Māori Mermaid.

    On The Road
  • Win Yates citrus care kits By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    WIN YATES CITRUS CARE KITS

    We have five packs to give away.

  • Win a luxury long weekend By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    WIN A LUXURY LONG WEEKEND

    Fancy spending a few days visiting the Hurunui Garden Festival? Enter to win a fantastic break for two!

    Weekends, Festival, Garden, Luxury
  • Win Grosafe seaweed garden products By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    WIN GROSAFE SEAWEED GARDEN PRODUCTS

    We have five sets to give away.

    Garden
  • Best-ever kitchens on The Block NZ, but what's with 'broken-plan'? By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    BEST-EVER KITCHENS ON THE BLOCK NZ, BUT WHAT'S WITH 'BROKEN-PLAN'?

    The Block NZ teams turn up trumps with their good-looking kitchens, but will the broken-plan layouts appeal to buyers?

    Look
  • Prince Harry should take a leaf out of Edward VIII's book By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    PRINCE HARRY SHOULD TAKE A LEAF OUT OF EDWARD VIII'S BOOK

    OPINION: The Duke of Windsor published his book 15 years after his abdication, with no blame or bitterness within.

  • Covid-19 Australia: New South Wales records 141 new cases and two deaths By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    COVID-19 AUSTRALIA: NEW SOUTH WALES RECORDS 141 NEW CASES AND TWO DEATHS

    There have been 2,081 locally acquired cases reported in NSW since 16 June 2021, when the first case in the Bondi cluster was reported.

    Australia
  • Prince Charles' experimental city is proving critics wrong By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    PRINCE CHARLES' EXPERIMENTAL CITY IS PROVING CRITICS WRONG

    ANALYSIS: Poundbury has attracted scathing reviews from the moment construction began, but something big is happening here recently.

    City
  • Recipe: Celeriac, Parsnip & Apple Gratin By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    RECIPE: CELERIAC, PARSNIP & APPLE GRATIN

    Celeriac, parsnip and apple add great depth to the classic potato gratin. This comforting dish is wonderful as a main or as a side...

    Entertainment
  • Man in custody keeps Timaru rental tenancy By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    MAN IN CUSTODY KEEPS TIMARU RENTAL TENANCY

    A Timaru man has kept his fixed term tenancy of a dwelling despite being remanded in custody and the landlord's bid to have the agreement...

  • Recipe: Pickled Beetroot By Stuff   -   Jul 30, 2021

    RECIPE: PICKLED BEETROOT

    My go-to meal when there's “nothing in the fridge” is a chunk of cheese, gherkins, a soft-boiled egg, toast and this fantastic sweet...