5:08 PM.Furniture, clothing, bikes, construction fittings and footwear are among thousands of products making their way south from Whangārei in a Christmas convoy.
The products are in 1200 containers which… Read more Video, Audio
5:12 PM.Taxpayers have had to stump up more than $330,000 on a legal dispute sparked by Parliament's Speaker Trevor Mallard falsely accusing a staffer of rape.
Both the National and ACT parties say it's time… Read more Audio
5:15 PM.Dunedin's mayor says there's no reason to cancel any other big events in the city after Otago University graduations were postponed this week due to a targeted, but unspecified threat.
Hundreds of… Read more Audio
5:23 PM.Queensland is opening up its border to New Zealanders - who won't have to quarantine upon arrival.
It follows a major push by the Australian government to attract Kiwis to help with a shortage of… Read more Audio
5:26 PM.A half century from Henry Nicholls has helped the Black Caps recover from a wobbly start in their second test against the West Indies.
At lunch, New Zealand were 82 for 3 - and have spent the… Read more Audio
5:28 PM.Armed with just a baseball bat, a Hastings Dairy owner has managed to chase off a would be robber waving what appears to be a gun straight at her.
Police do not recommend this as a standard approach… Read more Video, Audio
5:33 PM.News from the business sector, including a market report. Video, Audio
5:37 PM.Hopes are now gone that thousands of tonnes of toxic waste may be removed from Mataura by Christmas.
The Environment Court is trying to mediate a resolution between the Environmental Defence Society… Read more Audio
5:42 PM.A man who was abused in both state and church-based care says pent-up frustration over what happened to him prompted him to stab a convicted paedophile in prison.
Roy Takiaho gave evidence today to… Read more Audio
5:54 PM.It's well and truly supposed to be summer by now - but Otago was heading towards a white Christmas this morning.
Parts of Central Otago, Southland and Queenstown woke to freezing temperatures and… Read more Video, Audio
6:09 PM.A woman who had a stroke while visiting New Zealand has exposed questions about who pays for the treatment of patients who are ineligible for publicly-funded healthcare.
Chinese woman Ms Jing, whose… Read more Audio
6:14 PM.After two years of campaigning, a community group opposed to the development of a large landfill in north Auckland has finally had their case officially heard today.
The group - Fight the Tip, Save… Read more Audio
6:20 PM.Rugby star Codie Taylor's latest athletic feat will take little longer than 80 minutes.
The All Black hooker's swapped his black jersey and rugby ball for cycling shorts and an excerise bike.
… Read more Audio
6:24 PM.How would you say hello in Invercargill?
Thanks to a new Fijian language school, bula vinaka may soon be a common greeting in the south.
Our Otago-Southland reporter, Timothy Brown, went along for a… Read more Video, Audio