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By Brendon McMahon
- Tuesday, 06 May 2014

The West Coast Wildneress Trail is open for business despite storm damage, although one section requires “significant remedial work” over at least...

- Tuesday, 15 April 2014

West Coast leaders have signed their support for the proposed Haast-Hollyford highway.

- Thursday, 27 March 2014

The Lake Brunner Community Catchment Care Group and volunteers were busy at the weekend bedding in about 2500 native plants at the Lake Poerua...

- Wednesday, 19 March 2014

The Department of Conservation has begun the mass vaccination of Haast and Okarito kiwi chicks after seven young birds — some of the rarest kiwis...

Otago Daily Times
- Thursday, 23 January 2014

Few New Zealanders realise their country would be under water without the titanic geological clash of two tectonic plates, which also formed the...

By Tui Bromley
- Friday, 06 December 2013

The mystery backers behind the proposed Haast-Hollyford toll highway — Australian Investor group JCP and construction companies Blakely and...

By Brendon McMahon
- Monday, 18 November 2013

The new Hokitika seawall will not be extended further, in the meantime.

By Janna Sherman
- Wednesday, 13 November 2013

The cost of completing the Hokitika seawall could be bumped by a further $600,000 as the West Coast Regional Council looks to extend the wall to...

By Janna Sherman
- Tuesday, 05 November 2013

West Coast anti-1080 campaigners made a last ditch effort on Saturday to protest an aerial poison drop around the Lake Kaniere water catchment.

By Viv Logie
- Thursday, 24 October 2013

The Buller District Council may be slapped with a fine after the flooded Inangahua River this week eroded the old Reefton landfill, closed 10...

By Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 01 October 2013

A high profile group says the idea of a Haast-Hollyford road is so “nuts” it will “kill itself in due course”.

By Rebekah Fraser
- Monday, 16 September 2013

The Westland District Council and its subsidiary have moved to try to protect the future of the Haast-Hollyford road, with a Department of...

- Friday, 13 September 2013

PICTURE: NZ Transport Agency
A lone contractor (circled) is dwarfed by the massive slip which has smothered State highway 6 at Diana Falls,...

By Tui Bromley
- Friday, 13 September 2013


Picture: Janna Sherman
- Tuesday, 27 August 2013

West Coast Regional Council engineer Wayne Moen, right, and Westland Contractors Ltd operations manager Brendon Russ look over progress on the...