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Climber dies after falling at Mt Aspiring

A male mountaineer has fallen to his death from the north-west ridge of Mt Aspiring. The man fell from the ‘buttress’ area on to the Therma Glacier, a fall of several hundred metres.


Queenstown tourism’s economic input surges above $2 billion

Queenstown’s tourism industry has reaffirmed its status as the district’s major economic driver with annual tourism expenditure surpassing $2 billion for the first time.


Update on trampers found dead in Tararua Forest Park on 21 November

The deaths of trampers Pavel Pazniak and Michael Stepura in the Tararua Ranges on 21 Nov. Inquiries conducted since the bodies of the two men were discovered, support the initial idea that the pair had succumb


Update on Trampers found dead in Tararua Forest Park

The bodies of the two men found in the Tararua Forest Park yesterday will be transferred to Palmerston North today for a post-mortem to be carried out tomorrow.


Mother and sons rescued from Tararuas

A mother and her two sons, aged 10 and 12, have been rescued after spending the night in the open in cold, wet conditions in the Tararua Ranges.


It’s official, Queenstown is Australasia’s leading destination

World class experiences and stunning scenery have earned Queenstown global recognition overnight.


FMC says No to Wild River Development

FMC (Federated Mountain Clubs NZ) has recently resolved to oppose Westpower’s proposed hydro-electric development on the West Coast’s Waitaha river. While recognising that the proposal has been developed with the best of intent,


An open letter to adventure sport athletes everywhere

Andy Magness of Koha Racing shares his opinion: I think that adventure-based racing is too expensive. At least it is too expensive for me. If I were to sign up for a ‘full’ schedule of the type of epic events that I’d really love to do


Helping with better nutrition

Multiple Coast to Coast champion Emily Miazga wants to take her Em's Cookie another step up from fueling athletes to becoming a household name and a healthy alternative for the family. You can help..


DJI Mavic Pro

On the heels of GoPro's drone release last week, drone king DJI has released the Mavic Pro this week to lead the technology race.