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Award for Wanaka Police Search and Rescue team

NZ Search and Rescue Award for a rescue that took place over several days on Mount Aspiring.




New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards finalists

Sport NZ has announced the finalists for its annual New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards, which celebrate excellence and leadership by individuals and organisations working in community sport and active recreation.


Tramper found alive and well

A 73-year-old Japanese woman who was part of a multi-day guided walk with Ultimate Hikes on the Milford Track, Fiordland National Park has been found alive and well after becoming separated from her group.


Injured tramper rescued, Golden Bay

A 74 year old Golden Bay tramper was rescued yesterday evening after suffering a nasty fall and spending several days stranded on the mountain. “another night in the bush would have been fatal”


Job in the Outdoors

Like a profession in the outdoors - position open at OPC, Outdoor Education Tertiary Support Coordinator or train to become an outdoor instructor


Movie - El Capitan Alex Honnold without a rope

FREE SOLO - portrait of free soloist climber Alex Honnold, climbing the face of the world’s most famous rock…the 3,200-foot El Capitan


Sir Owen Glenn Boosts New Zealand Olympic Committee Funding

Olympic education, and programmes supporting future leaders, will get a significant boost with the Sir Owen Glenn Olympic Legacy fund announced at the 2018 Olympic Gala Dinner in Auckland tonight.


Person dies in Mt Cook avalanche

One person has died after an avalanche on Mount Cook. The avalanche occurred at about 1:30pm and involved three trampers.


Nelson Police host canyon rescue workshop

New Zealand’s first scenario-based canyon Search and Rescue exercise was held in Motueka over the weekend and was a big success.


New codes confirmed for AIMS Games

With a firm nod to the future, Anchor AIMS Games organisers have announced an exciting lineup for next year’s intermediate-aged tournament in Tauranga.