The vandals have destroyed the bush - and DoC's unhappy.
A 4.5-magnitude earthquake near the Marlborough town of Seddon has been followed up by a later 3.6 rattle.
The 25-year-old went missing in the Marlborough Sounds on Tuesday.
The team who helped clear Teina Pora are taking a look at the case.
The aircraft spiralled 1500 feet before crashing south of Blenheim.
Drivers on the quake-damaged SH1 will encounter many sets of roadworks over the holidays.
A man tramping with an Outward Bound group on a ridge in the Marlborough Sounds has been taken to hospital after a fall.
Your digital wallet can now buy you a section in the Marlborough Sounds.
State Highway 63 through Wairau Valley is closed on Saturday evening after a car crashed into a power pole.
The 53-year-old was last seen in Blenheim more than a week ago.
Four people are injured after a balcony collapsed at the Portage Resort Hotel in the Marlborough Sounds.
More than 100 votes in a small farming village intended for National were given to the Māori Party.
They were operating a wheeled log hauler when it crashed.
A motorcyclist was killed near Tirau, and a ute driver died in a fiery collision with a truck.
A local mussel farmer was fascinated by the Disney-esque moment, glimpsing the deer wading through water.