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How The Property Market Is Destroying Our Social Fabric

Sunday, 15 August 2021, 4:34 pm | North and South magazine

ON THE COVER: The Great Housing Divide The cover story this month is one that affects every Kiwi. In a must-read article, award-winning journalist Rebecca Macfie follows the thread of soaring house prices, plunging home ownership and exploding housing ... More >>

An icon returns.New-look North & South magazine hits shelves

Monday, 16 November 2020, 9:16 am | North and South magazine

One of New Zealand’s most iconic magazines, North & South, is back on the shelves this week – with new independent ownership. The magazine, which has set the benchmark for investigative journalism in New Zealand since 1986, relaunches this week, ensuring ... More >>

Gerald Hope & Scott Watson: Face to Face

Monday, 12 December 2016, 8:46 am | North and South magazine

For 19 years, Gerald Hope wanted to meet Scott Watson, the man convicted of murdering his daughter, Olivia and her friend, Ben Smart, who disappeared after boarding a yacht with a stranger in the Marlborough Sounds in the early hours of New Year’s ... More >>

NCEA assessment scandal revealed

Monday, 13 June 2011, 4:56 pm | North and South magazine

NCEA markers and moderators are being told to “fudge the figures” for the Minister of Education, a shocked insider reveals in the July issue of North & South. John Key – saviour or spinner? Confessions of a lawn bowls outlaw ; Who hurt Squirt? ... More >>

Crewe Murders: Shock new revelations

Thursday, 19 May 2011, 4:36 pm | North and South magazine

The question of the mystery woman who fed baby Rochelle after her parents, Jeanette and Harvey Crewe, were murdered in their Pukekawa farmhouse has long fascinated followers of New Zealand’s most baffling “cold case”. More >>

North & South - April Issue

Friday, 11 March 2011, 4:28 pm | North and South magazine

When her two-year-old son was diagnosed with autism, Auckland neurologist Rosamund Hill began a journey – into his brain. Five years later, Hill’s medical odyssey has become an obsession, taking her to all parts of the world and running up an $80,000 ... More >>

NORTH & SOUTH> celebrates 25 years

Friday, 11 February 2011, 3:20 pm | North and South magazine

It was founded on the vision to create “a provincial version of Metro without the hard-edged, rapacious bastards, glass towers Jafa image”, and its first editor was renowned for “not taking crap from anyone”. More >>

Presumption of Innocence: Yeah Right!

Monday, 15 November 2010, 11:23 am | North and South magazine

It’s a nightmare few of us can imagine, being jailed for a crime you didn’t commit. But it happens more often than many Kiwis would like to admit – and it could happen to any one of us. In the December issue of North & South senior writer Mike White ... More >>

NZ’s largest magazine publisher launches iPad app

Thursday, 22 July 2010, 5:09 pm | North and South magazine

North & South is set to be one of New Zealand’s first magazines available on Apple’s ground-breaking iPad tablet computer. More >>

How beautiful is big?

Friday, 9 July 2010, 9:50 am | North and South magazine

Whatever happened to Austin Mitchell’s ‘half gallon, quarter acre, pavlova paradise’? Thirty-eight years after the English academic coined the phrase in his treatise on Kiwi society, many of us live crammed into 350sqm, subdivided city sections and cheek-by-jowl ... More >>

The truth about vaccination

Thursday, 13 May 2010, 4:02 pm | North and South magazine

Are you old enough to remember hospital wards filled with iron lungs and kids wearing callipers on their legs during the polio epidemic? Can you recall when an outbreak of measles or whooping cough sent shivers of apprehension up parents’ spines? More >>

Why Asian kids come top of the class

Thursday, 8 April 2010, 12:56 pm | North and South magazine

You’re a middle-class Pakeha parent. Your kids are bright and you encourage them to study. Then the Asian students sweep all the academic prizes and leave their classmates struggling in their wake. Are they really smarter? And if so, why? More >>

North & South New Zealander Of The Year Announced

Friday, 11 December 2009, 2:03 pm | North and South magazine

North & South’s January 2010 issue, on sale on Monday, December 14, profiles a man whose maverick style and ability to inspire the passion of those around him saw him claw back from the brink to rebuild his company exporting Kiwi ingenuity ... More >>

Ironic Start-Up To New Zealander Of The Year Award

Saturday, 19 September 2009, 2:13 pm | North and South magazine

A New Zealander of the Year Awards – owned and managed by an Australian? How do we feel about that, loyal Kiwis? More >>

New Zealand’s Top Town Named

Friday, 10 October 2008, 9:40 am | North and South magazine

In the magazine’s soon to be released “Top Town” special issue (on sale Monday 13th October), New Plymouth beat out some terrific contenders to be crowned North & South’s Top Town – the best place in New Zealand to live, love, work and raise ... More >>

10 Years Since Ben and Olivia Went Missing

Monday, 12 November 2007, 10:34 am | North and South magazine

It’s 10 Years Since Ben and Olivia Went Missing – Did We Get It Wrong? More >>

North & South's 2007 NZer of the Year

Thursday, 7 December 2006, 12:03 am | North and South magazine

Leading current affairs magazine North & South announced its 2007 New Zealander Of The Year in Wellington on December 6. More >>

Dunedin man wins 2005 NZer of the Year award

Friday, 10 December 2004, 10:18 am | North and South magazine

A Dunedin St John paramedic is the South Island’s first-ever winner of the North & South New Zealander of the Year award. More >>