6.2 earthquake strikes New Zealand

A LARGE magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck New Zealand's Southland in the early hours of this morning.

The quake was 25km deep and centred 125 km west of Tuatapere at 1.10am.

At least 170 people reported feeling the quake, with reports coming as far north as Naenae in Wellington.

A southern police communications spokesman said there were no immediate reports of damage.



Showgirls prepare for big announcement

Showgirls prepare for big announcement

Kick back, relax and enjoy the Grafton Show

24 Jobs you can apply for this weekend

24 Jobs you can apply for this weekend

Need a job? Try one of these 24 positions available

HAIL HELP: Did December storm wreck you?

HAIL HELP: Did December storm wreck you?

Assistance for houses, farmers who suffered damage

Local Partners