Dreamworld's under-fire boss has pledged to donate AU$167,500 to the Red Cross.
Police say the checkpoint set up to target attendees of a pro-euthanasia meeting was part of an investigation into a case of suspected assisted suicide.
Rumour has it pop superstar Adele will be playing her first New Zealand concert in March 2017.
Dreamworld has cancelled its planned memorial service for tomorrow following police intervention.
A penguin losing her feathers at a US marine park has been given her own wetsuit to keep her warm.
The entrance to Dreamworld has become a make-shift memorial, as mourners pay their respects.
The High Court has allowed an appeal against Losi Filipo's discharge without conviction.
Simon Turnbull, who escaped New Zealand to avoid fraud charges, has pleaded guilty after returning.
Māori Television has confirmed a proposed restructure of its production and programming departments, which is expected to result in job losses and redundancies.
Black Sticks defender Bradley Shaw has retired from international hockey following a career spanning more than a decade.
World No.1 Lydia Ko won't be rushing to pick a new caddie after axing long-term bagman Jason Hamilton, and says there was no ill-feeling when the pair parted ways last week.
The International Olympic Committee has sanctioned nine more athletes - including six medal winners - after they tested positive in the reanalysis of stored samples from the Beijing Olympics.