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After 10 days in Raglan, a world-class surfing destination on the west coast of the North Island, Ewan decided he wanted to live there. It took him a while, but two years ago Ewan at least found...
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Lake Rotoiti, Nelson Lakes National Park For starters, he is now a father of three boys. Jeff’s wife, Amanda, found out she was pregnant with their first son soon after Jeff accepted a job in...
Tongariro Alpine Crossing “We settled on New Zealand because of the landscape and the outdoors and how easy it was to travel around,” says Dani. “I hadn’t been to New Zealand...
Karen Crowley at Castle Hill “New Zealand was a country I always wanted to travel to because I knew how beautiful it was, and work was a way to get there,” says Karen, 36. “The...
Marcus Pickens tells us about how the wine industry’s success is changing Blenheim and the region.
Christchurch’s destructive second earthquake could have derailed Irish migrant Martin Connell’s plans, but instead it opened up a new life for him.
"My mom taught me about faith, hope and love, and I try to live my life by those three things." Laura Keil-Hall Today, Laura is co-founder of the Samoa Business Network (SBN), she works...
“I had been applying to the scheme for a number of years, so when I was finally accepted, while the timing wasn’t perfect, I could not turn it down,” says Ritia. In November 2011...
Mafa is far from mad. She and her family are well-settled in the southern town and wouldn’t want to live anywhere else. Yes, she knows it can get cold, but she also knows how to dress for those...
After a good life travelling the world, Tomoavao Tamanu Wichman has found a new mission – helping Pasifika people in Auckland to grow fresh food, cheaply – just like they do in the islands.
He's worked on some of Auckland's finest homes, but Lemeki Tagi is most proud of the job he completed in the South Island port town of Lyttleton.
Reuniting in New Zealand gave long-distance sweethearts Gabriel Morales and Carla Garcia the chance to realise their dreams.
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