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Four fabulous ways to spend 48 hours in Sydney

First time in the harbour city? Take note.

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This bracelet zaps you if you eat too much, bite nails

Are you willing to go through pain to break the bad habits of a lifetime?

Derek Townsend claims he invented the flat white.

How the flat white was invented

It all started in a small cafe in Auckland, claims the person who says he invented it.

Fish and chips.

Aussie fish and chip shop owner convicted for overcharging customers $280k

He received a prison sentence for his actions.

A Florida woman has been paid in hot dogs for managing the stand's social media.

Florida woman's job pays in hot dogs

"I mean, I love hot dogs, like a lot."

Big Mac burger

Big Mac 'burger ring' splits internet

Would you say yes?

Pure golden honey pouring over a wooden serving drizzler

Mānuka honey: Your winter saviour

A registered nutritionist explains why we should be getting the sweet stuff into our diets.

Girl drinking bubble tea

More than 100 tapioca balls found in belly of bubble tea-loving teen

Her stomach was reportedly "bulging".

Watch: The plastic bag ban was one of the biggest subjects children wrote to the PM about last year.

Countdown now allows BYO containers

Some Canterbury and Auckland supermarket shoppers can now bring in their own.

Watch: A reporter's attempt to eat a 1kg doughnut.

It's World Doughnut Day - here's where to celebrate

Get your mouths around some of the best deep fried treats in the country.


Why Chardonnay is back in vogue

The once divisive drink should be the drop you choose this winter.

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Game-changing new app ready to tackle food waste

A half-price sandwich from your favourite café? It's a win-win.

An image from inside a restaurant.

Auckland's filthiest E-grade restaurants revealed in gut-churning photos

Auckland Council has uncovered the worst of the worst.

The monster avocados are going for $23AUD each

'Holy guacamole!': Australian grower breeds giant avocado

The 'Avozilla' is five times the size of regular avos.

Watch: Nutritious diet vital to fighting the winter flu.

How to keep up your healthy summer habits in winter

It may be harder to pound the pavements and blend smoothies, but small tweaks make it easier.

Scone recipe

Recipes to whip up on Queen's Birthday weekend

Anyone for tea?

Listen: NZ Avocado Chief Executive, Jen Scoular's reaction to the $12.50 price tag on some fruit.

Thieves target avocado orchards, as prices sky-rocket

Why they could be disappointed with the stolen fruit.

WATCH: Is 2019 the year of the vegan?

Vegan blogger faces backlash after going back to meat

She says her vegan diet triggered early menopause at 37.

Rebel Bakehouse began work on its cricket farm 18 months ago, to provide flour for its new cricket flour wraps.

Milestone for Wairarapa cricket farm

It's celebrating a first for the cricket farming industry.

Angry grandma at computer

Grandmother's bizarre Subway outrage

Sixty three subs, one hour - and one unhappy customer.