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Whale Watch Kaikōura is planning to build a new boat that will set it apart from other tour operators, its general manager says.
Tenants at a movie complex in central Wellington are still waiting to find out how long the building will be out of action.
GPS monitoring in the Marlborough Sounds, which shows some areas dropped in the 2016 Kaikōura earthquake, has proven what some locals thought all along.
Tower Insurance is defending big premium hikes for some houses in quake-prone areas, and intends to include other hazards such as flood risk. Audio
A $31 million scheme to protect Wellington's power supply after an earthquake has won provisional approval.
Local authorities and iwi in north Canterbury have applied to have popular walkways around Kaikōura elevated to 'Great Walks' status.
State Highway 1 north of Kaikōura has reopened for the first time since last year's earthquake, with a long line of traffic now driving along the coast. Video
Road crews are putting the finishing touches on State Highway 1 north of Kaikōura ahead of its reopening this afternoon. Video, Audio
Locals hit hard by the closure of State Highway 1 north of Kaikōura hope its reopening tomorrow will start to ease the pressure they have been under.
The countdown to Friday's reopening of State Highway 1 through Kaikōura has started, but truck drivers won't be celebrating just yet.
As many reflect on last year's Kaikōura earthquake, some of the world's top earthquake scientists are using it as an indicator for the future. Audio
A magnitude 5.4 earthquake has struck near Kaikōura.
Children living in the Kaikōura quake zone are beginning to struggle with anxiety and behavioural issues, some Hurunui district schools say.
A planned $9 million cycle trail from Picton to Kaikōura could be the single biggest benefit to come out of last November's earthquake, Marlborough's mayor says.
Officials want to ban a construction technique that proved catastrophic during November's Kaikōura earthquake.
Locals and railway workers cheered as the first freight train arrived on the reopened Picton to Christchurch line. Video
New research shows the Kaikōura quake sparked massive slow slip events up to 600km away. What are they and why do they matter?
Three Kaikōura businesses may have to close down because of a plan to realign State Highway 1 where it enters the town from the south.
One of New Zealand's best-known paralympians is proposing a South Island cycle trail, saying it could be a big boost for earthquake-damaged areas.
The capital's fragile freshwater supply is set to become less of a worry, with hydrogeologists looking for emergency supplies under the city.