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Watch: The event was inspired to get kids away from the telly and into their wellies.

Take A Kid Fishing Day draws thousands despite uncertain future

Fish stocks in Christchurch have been hugely depleted.

Watch: Winston Peters' speech at NZ First party conference on Sunday.

Watch: Winston Peters' speech at NZ First conference

The Deputy Prime Minister addressed the conference on Sunday afternoon.

Watch: Jacinda Ardern is asked about the livestreamed shooting in Germany.

Tech companies not releasing data despite Christchurch Call pledge

They aren't releasing information related to a shooting livestream.

Watch: Shane Jones photographed with firearm banned in New Zealand.

Gun owners pin hopes on NZ First

Hundreds of disgruntled firearm owners are set to descend on a NZ First convention in Christchurch.

Watch: Hannah Tamaki wants to pay refugees not to come to New Zealand.

Hannah Tamaki shares fake image of Shane Jones shooting a Muslim woman

The Vision NZ leader removed the post after Newshub called.

Gamblins Rd, Christchurch.

Man arrested after woman stabbed in Christchurch

The victim is in hospital in a serious but stable condition.

The old logo faced criticism after the Christchurch attacks.

Fans react to Crusaders' logo changes

The team will make changes after the Christchurch mosque attacks.

Watch: One Aucklander has been exposing the dangers cyclists face on the roads every day.

'I'm just gobsmacked': Christchurch woman fined for overtaking cyclists

"I've been pulled over for what I do every day."

The Kiwi cartoonist had a fun surprise for The Project host Kanoa Lloyd.

'Scared of slugs': People of NZ artist creates 'Kanoa Lloyd' character

His creations include 'Office Jan', 'Helpful Beryl' and fan favourite, 'Hilux Surf Drew'.

Watch: The New Zealand Union of Students' Associations says the changes are well overdue.

Students hope new rules will give them the support they're missing

It comes after the death of a Christchurch student went unnoticed for weeks.

Watch: Lancaster Park had been left looking like a war zone during its demolition.

Last remnants of Christchurch's Lancaster Park to fall on Tuesday

The historic gates will be all that remains of the 130-year-old stadium.

The Government is focusing on ways to stamp out the spread of extremist online content.

'A positive step': Govt's options to crack down on extremist content

The Government's new measure aims to stop the spread.

Chris Hipkins says the discovery of the body exposed flaws of the current system.

Govt announces code breach fines for uni student deaths

It comes after a student's body lay undiscovered in a Christchurch hall for weeks.

People had talked about Jacindamania but most couldn't really see it.

Labour Government is big on talk with little to show for it

In the year of delivery we're still waiting for the goods, writes Duncan Garner.

Watch: Newshub Nation's report on a controversial game about the Christchurch mosque attacks.

Spotify hosts playlists glorifying Christchurch terror attack

The content includes screenshots from the massacre video.

Watch: Christchurch City councillor investigated for allegedly sending teenagers 'inappropriate' messages refusing to stand down

Lianne Dalziel beats challenger as embattled Deon Swiggs loses seat

This will be Dalziel's third term.


Video game based on Christchurch mosque shooting for sale

A spokesperson from the Muslim community has called it "exploitative and appalling

Watch: Netsafe chief executive Martin Cocker last month said his team had been speaking with Twitter for some time about removing harmful sites such as 8chan.

Notorious message board 8chan to relaunch

But the site's original founder is vowing to ensure it's quickly shut down.

All Blacks lock Sam Whitelock.

Whitelock backs World Rugby decision to cancel All Blacks match

The lock knows how to deal with a cancelled game better than most.

A Christchurch woman has created a DIY speed bump.

'I've had enough': Woman creates DIY speed bump out of cats eyes

Tired of the number of crashes near her house, she's taken matters into her own hands.