Nismo's appreciation for public transport has been applauded by the Mayor.
It will take Canterbury Museum four years to collate all the specimens collected by Peter Johns during his 57-year career.
Parts of the South Island have been told to prepare for more wet weather.
One was broken into and the owner's belongings replaced.
There have been three motorcycle crashes in a day in Canterbury, one of which was fatal.
Michael Gardiner died trying to get out of the ditch his car crashed into.
A woman tramper has been rescued from Te Araroa Trail near Lake Coleridge in Canterbury.
Emergency crews are still at the scene of this morning's collision.
The former All Black took on the Christmas Day fire.
Five helicopters and around 20 ground vehicles have partially contained the blaze near Hororata.
Drivers on the quake-damaged SH1 will encounter many sets of roadworks over the holidays.
The community came together to save Christmas for one lucky family.
Two homes have been completely burned to the ground in Rolleston.
A man has been found dead at Mt Somers near Pinnacles Hut after an apparent fall.
Police have appealed for information from the public following the death of a jet-skier at the mouth of the Waimakariri River.
The search for the missing Rangiora woman is being scaled back.