Woman stands in front of her marae.

Soil Studies

Caring for the land and the environment starts with caring for the soil. That’s the ethos behind Rere ki Uta Rere ki Tai.

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Mairangi and her two daughters sitting in the living room.

Family Trees

It wasn’t until adulthood that Mairangi began her journey to rediscover her heritage and whakapapa.

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Woman stands beside a muddy farm buggy with two dogs

A Call Away

Long-time sheep and beef farmer Jen Le Pine, 50, fills her cup with volunteering in the Cheviot community.

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Man and woman sit at table outside their house on the farm eating pancakes.

Finding their Farm
Charlotte Plummer

Moving is never easy, least of all when you’re headed across the ocean to make a home in a new country. Meet Charlotte Plummer, balancing her veterinary career with farming in Morrinsville.

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Woman holding her newborn baby stands in the kitchen of her yurt while her husband does something in the background.

Becoming a Mother

When Eloise and her husband purchased virgin land near Whangārei Heads, they wanted to have a go at living in a yurt off-grid.

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1979 colour photo of a woman and her father at Millers Flat

Robin’s South Island

One of New Zealand’s most notable documentary photographers, Robin Morrison spent seven months in 1979 documenting his travels to the tiny towns and villages across the South Island.

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A Dream & Hard Graft

A way of life with a love of horses at its core, encompassed by a strong belief that horses can heal.

Trees on Catham Island

The Edge of The World

There is drama and severity to Rēkohu, an archipelago 800 kilometres east of the South Island, and living here takes fortitude.

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A couple walks beside a river

Strength in Solitude

Cut off from loved ones by broken roads or closed borders, even the busiest street in town can feel like the loneliest place in the world.

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Main Street Clyde

A Weekend in Clyde

Central Otago is famous for its fiery autumn colours and the region is spoilt for choice when it comes to finding places to admire them.

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Growing Goodness boxes

Growing Goodness

A bit of happenstance and a lot of support helped Finnisha uncover an impressive career in horticulture.

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Pania Marsh's hand holding a gun

Wahine Toa

Pania Tepaiho Marsh shot to social media stardom after starting Wahine Toa Hunting, a female hunting expedition and advisory venture.

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Raumati Summer 2023/24

Sixteenth Edition

Our beautiful Raumati Summer 2023/24 Edition is out now!

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