The Black Caps have claimed a monumental 55-run win against Australia in the final ODI in Hamilton, and retained the Chappell-Hadlee series in the process.
Unless your head has been in the sand, you have probably heard about the fundraising drive to buy an Abel Tasman beach.
Auckland's Bethell's beach is beautiful, remote and has had its fair share of rescues but it's nothing compared to what the Bethells' lifeguards will soon experience on the Mediterranean Coast.
A group of Kiwi explorers are embarking on a remarkable journey to find what could be the longest cave in the Southern Hemisphere.
Former world junior shotput champion Jacko Gill has been the star performer at the aptly named 'Big Shot' meeting in Christchurch this afternoon.
There was to be no maiden NRL Auckland Nines title for the Warriors, who were unable to catch the Eels in last night's final, but it could have been a lot worse.
The New Zealand Navy marked its 75th birthday in style today, with demonstrations and gun salutes in Auckland's Hauraki Gulf.
An Australian woman kidnapped three weeks ago by al-Qaida terrorists in West Africa is tonight free, but her surgeon husband remains a captive.
The glider pilot who died in a crash in north Otago was reasonably experienced and in a relatively new glider.
A four-metre-high fence at the centre of a neighbourhood dispute in the Wellington suburb of Roseneath has now been taken down following a court order.
Fire crews are making steady progress as they continue to battle a blaze at Westland High School in Hokitika on the West Coast.
Paramedics have been unable to revive a young man who drowned after jumping off Raglan bridge.
Seven people are now confirmed as having the virus, but health authorities say there are a further 542 suspected cases.
Every year Super Bowl advertisements are fervently watched by millions of people, and each year they get almost as much attention as the game itself.
The Black Caps have limped to 246 in their series deciding ODI against Australia after a blistering start at Seddon Park in Hamilton.
If this was the final game of his magnificent career, what a Super way to go out for Peyton Manning.
The Denver Broncos have claimed their third Super Bowl with a 24-10 win over the Carolina Panthers at Levi Stadium in California.
Brendon McCullum has been given a guard of honour by Australia in his final One Day International for New Zealand.
The Black Caps have been dealt a late blow ahead of the series-deciding ODI against Australia at Seddon Park in Hamilton with Trent Boult ruled out of the game.
NBA MVP Stephen Curry was on hand for the Carolina Panthers ahead of Super Bowl 50, playing his part as cheerleader.
Six Nations champions Ireland have kicked off their defence with a 16-16 draw with Wales at Landsdowne Road in Dublin.
A group of scientists helped by 14 young students has landed on the Auckland Islands after a four-day voyage from Auckland on the HMNZS Otago.
A pedestrian is recovering in hospital with serious head injuries, after being hit by a car in Auckland this morning.
It wouldn't be Super Sport Sunday if we didn't have the top sporting moments from the week that was.
Cowboys captain Johnathan Thurston sat out the Nines this year, with coach Paul Green choosing to rest his star playmaker.
The action sports event Farm Jam has again drawn large crowds in Southland, with an elite field of riders displaying their full array of skills.
The annual Waitangi Day Pub Crawl sees thousands of New Zealanders swarm London en mass, and yes, the drinking starts early.
New Zealand's own rocket boy has wowed the crowds once again, breaking his own record that he set last year.
A body has been found inside a burnt-out car north of Blenheim.
The search is on for a missing glider from Omarama, a small town in the Waitaki District, in Otago.
New Zealand has added its voice to those condemning the launch of a long-range ballistic missile by North Korea.
As many as 130 people are still missing in the rubble of a high-rise apartment block in southern Taiwan.
The Warriors have booked a spot in the final of the NRL Nines for the very first time with a 22-6 win over the Titans.
The All Blacks Sevens have bounced back from last night's controversial eight-players-on-field gaffe to record a comprehensive quarterfinal win over the United States.
The New Zealand Warriors have claimed themselves a spot in the NRL Auckland Nines quarterfinals after beating the Brisbane Broncos 15-8 in their final pool game.
Mitchell Santner has served up further evidence he's at home in international cricket - but personal progress isn't a priority right now.
Robert Huth's double has sent Premier League leaders Leicester City six points clear after a 3-1 victory at shell-shocked title rivals Manchester City.
The All Black Sevens side have demonstrated their incredible resolve once again at the Sydney World Series tournament, fighting back from 17-5 down to draw with Australia.
In a strange way the Breakers' six-game losing skid may have been the best thing for the team -- just as important as ending it.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange must be allowed to go free from the Ecuadorian embassy in London following a UN panel ruling calling for that, the South American country's foreign minister says.
Young Jacob Tremblay in such a pivotal role as Jack was captivating, conveying both the strength and vulnerability so key to this story.
Getting out of a gym contract can be almost impossible -- that's according to Consumer New Zealand after an investigation on gym chains across the country.
The second annual New Zealand Rural Games kicked off in the middle of Queenstown this morning.
Perth is heading for a record heat wave, with temperatures tipped to hover above 39degC for five days straight.
The deal which previously entitled travelling Kiwis to free health and dental care in the United Kingdom has been updated, meaning they too will now be stung with surcharge costs.
Around 50 people were trapped inside gondola cable cars in Christchurch, after it stopped working.
Prime Minister John Key has been booed as well as cheered as he made an appearance at the NRL Auckland Nines event today.
Around New Zealand today, people marked our national day in lots of different ways. The further south you were, the better the weather was.
As commemorations get underway to mark the 176th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, Prime Minister John Key's absence from official events in the Bay of Islands is still on the minds of many.
A powerful earthquake has struck southern Taiwan near the city of Tainan, triggering at least one partial building collapse.
US Democrat Hillary Clinton has gone on the attack against rival Bernie Sanders in their most contentious presidential debate yet.
Five young New Zealand comedians are vying for the Billy T award tonight.
It's not a Kiwi summer without a BBQ and a few beats, but the soundtrack to this one is a little more impressive than most.
Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce has had a sex toy thrown at him by protesters in Waitangi.
One person has died and five others have been injured after a fire broke out in a Bangkok high-rise.
Australia's clearly delighted to be off the postage stamp-like Eden Park, with Australian batsman David Warner referring to Wellington's Westpac Stadium as an "actual cricket ground".
Canterbury kids will be running wild with colour today as a collaborative art installation opens at Christchurch Art Gallery.
A man who became infamous for jail house breakouts and prison protests is making a different sort of name for himself on the outside.
A Chinese tourist has apologised for causing a head-on crash that injured a Kiwi driver near Queenstown.
A mix of vitamins and minerals could replace Ritalin as the best option to treat children with ADHD.