The broken Rena

Gallery Published: 12 Jan 2012

The Rena has broken apart after being pounded by large seas at the weekend. The ship has been stranded on a reef off the...

Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand, Oil Spill, Rena

'Haunted' truck driver tells of crash that kills four in NZ

Story Published: 24 Dec 2014

THE "haunted" driver of a 44-tonne logging truck has told of being powerless to prevent a collision that killed four people...

Editors Picks, Fatal, New Zealand, Truck

Funeral for NZ shark attack victim

Video Published: 6 Mar 2013

Hundreds of jandal-clad mourners gathered for the farewell for shark attack victim Adam Strange held at Muriwai Surf Club.

Funeral, New Zealand, Shark Attack, Surfing

Quake strikes Wellington

Video Published: 16 Aug 2013

Videos appeared on YouTube shortly after an earthquake hit Wellington on Friday, August 16, 2013.

Cctv, Earthquake, New Zealand, Wellington

Injured skateboarder winched from bowl

Video Published: 4 Aug 2014

The Christchurch fire service used the 100 ft Turn Table ladder to assist an injured skateboarder who had back injuries...

Christchurch, Injury, New Zealand, Rescue, Skateboarding, Skatepark

Man dies after dramatic highway shootout with police

Story Published: 8 Jul 2013

A MAN has died after an exchange of shots with police following a dramatic car chase from Opotiki to Auckland.

Crime, Guns, New Zealand, Shootings

NZ win gold, go above Aussies

Story Published: 4 Aug 2012

CHAMPION rowing pair Hamish Bond and Eric Murray smashed through their final frontier, winning the only prize to have...

Eric Murray, Hamish Bond, London Olympics, New Zealand

Drunk who let 7-year-old drive him home jailed

Story Published: 30 Jul 2013

A DRUNK man who allowed a seven-year-old boy to drive him home has been sentenced 10 months jail.

Child Exploitation, Drink Driving, New Zealand

Damage after tornadoes hit Auckland

Video Published: 6 Dec 2012

Raw video of the damage, as a tornado reportedly hit Hobsonville, tearing down trees and ripping panels from the motorway. ...

Natural Disaster, New Zealand, Tornado

World's longest water slide - behind the scenes

Video Published: 23 Jan 2013

Work is underway in New Zealand on the world's longest water slide.

New Zealand, Waterslide, World Record

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