Astley Nathan was left disheartened by the Māori actor's comments.
Queenstown and Southern Lakes has been named one of Lonely Planet's top 10 regions to visit next year.
Not wanting to watch a game of rugby is hardly an unfamiliar concept to me.
It's tough being a rugby novice five weeks into a Rugby World Cup tournament.
Air New Zealand has been named the leading airline in Australasia for the third year running.
One of the hardest things about not having been a rugby fan has been missing out on the collective conversations this country has whenever a big game crops up.
Many things about rugby may still be unclear to me, but there was no doubt which team I was supporting in this clash.
Read our live blogging coverage of this year's <I>New Zealand's Next Top Model</I> competition, live at the World show.
The models' first challenge back on home soil turns out to be the long-expected 'go see'.
Eveline Harvey explores the Mandurah area in Western Australia.