Greatest NZ Stories - a Herald 150th birthday commemoration

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Rugby path in vast landscape
Rugby path in vast landscape

Sam Forsyth is an everyday, garden variety, hard-boiled, heart-of-gold, rugby-playing and sheep-shearing Southern Man.

Where wild things are wilder
Where wild things are wilder

Reporter David Fisher and photographer Mark Mitchell meet the man who cares for Christchurch Botanic Gardens' earthquake-hit…

Tanks for a great 50th
Tanks for a great 50th

Evan Birchfield had long been fascinated by tanks.

Son carries One Ring legacy
Son carries One Ring legacy

Today a Nelson man talks about the unlikely creator of a world-famous jewellery item.

Greatest NZ Stories - a Herald 150th birthday commemoration

Following idealistic dad's steps
Following idealistic dad's steps

Do you remember where you were when you heard my father had died, asks Holly Donald, daughter of Rod…

Great storyteller still loves a good yarn

He wasn't a big man, the halfback Bernie Walsh, yet he was a giant in many regards. He's 87, but it isn't age which has…

Echo of fatal shooting rings on

The day Andy Harland turned 50, his youngest son, Hamish, came up to him and asked: "What do you want to do for your birthday?"…

Show Queen to PR Queen

Today, a Hawkes Bay mother tells how a community role helped to shape her life Day 16: Hastings Anna Lorck remembers…

Cop who rides to the rescue
Cop who rides to the rescue

There was an axe in the hands of a man who was clearly upset. It wasn't an ideal situation.

'This land is not real estate'

Follow the tarmac under the trees and the road snakes around the cliffs away from Hicks Bay to a secret and special hidden…

The one that didn't get away

Before Michelle Goodhew started catching babies, she was catching fish.

Hydro projects brought cuisine

Best in Tokoroa? Talk to diners in Alberico's Italian Restaurant and they'll tell you there's no better to be found in Waikato…

Roots gave school its life

As part of the Herald 's 150th birthday commemorations, reporter David Fisher and photographer Mark Mitchell travelled…

Boatbuilder's son of the land
Boatbuilder's son of the land

As part of the Herald 's 150th birthday commemorations, reporter David Fisher and photographer Mark…

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