The NZS.com New Zealand articles section contains informative, interesting articles on NZ arts, business, education, family, lifestyle, motoring, sport, technology and travel. Browse the NZS.com directory for a selection of interesting, informative articles, written for New Zealanders, by New Zealanders.
Read a selection of articles on New Zealand arts and culture, featuring topics as diverse as antiques, books, photography, dance, theatre, music, body piercing and religion in New Zealand.
Christchurch is known to be a centre of New Zealand arts but what is to be said about its poetry? Find out about the evolving Christchurch poetry scene and it’s interesting, innovative, artistic, edgy, out there, and occasionally odd poets.
Writing a novel is something many people wish they could do. However, most people who do try get bogged down and find it difficult to get beyond a few chapters. This guide is full of simple advice on helping you write your first novel.
Want to capture the essence of New Zealand in your own unique photograph or need a photograph for your marketing material? Start by checking out our guide to New Zealand photography, featuring information on professional photographers, recreational photography, photo sharing and commercial photography.
Finding a New Zealand entertainer for your corporate function, personal event or children’s party can be difficult. Make sure the gamble is worth it by following this guide to hiring New Zealand entertainers.
Read a selection of articles on New Zealand business from A to Z. Articles span the spectrum of business in New Zealand, from agriculture to marketing, interior design to real estate, employment to shopping, and much more.
Many Kiwis choose to work from home to take control of their own future, to achieve their career goals, or simply to do what they love! Working from home has challenges of its own: find out how to get started and where to go for advice.
Shopping online has a host of benefits that help you manage your spending and debt, helping you overcome our rampant consumer culture.
Small business marketing can be tricky terrain for those new to the game, but these five strategies and tips will see you boosting your business in no time.
Nervous about shopping online? Your privacy is not always under threat when shopping online, and there are several ways for safe shopping online – read on for NZS.nz’s top tips for a seamless online shopping trip.
This selection of articles covers information on education, schools and learning in New Zealand. You'll find all you need to know on New Zealand primary, secondary and tertiary education, plus articles on community education, adventure learning and independent schools in New Zealand.
New Zealand holds democratic elections every three years to elect a political party which will govern – or run – the country for the next electoral period. Take a step back and learn about the history of NZ elections and how an NZ election works.
Feeling uncertain about entering the workforce or looking for a change in career? Take a look at resources that are available to help you take the next step in your career.
Interested in learning Maori language at home? Give it a try – it’s cool to korero.
Want to learn how the internet helps thousands of people learn through distance? Read on to find out.
The care of your family is one of the most important things in life. Make sure you're doing the best for your loved ones with articles and resources on child care, household budgeting, moving house and enjoying life with your family in New Zealand.
Are you looking to trace your genealogy? Here are a range of tips for helping you in your genealogy researches.
There are over 20,000 marriages registered to New Zealand residents each year, and a growing number are organised by professional wedding planners. How can a blushing bride plan her own wedding without turning into a Bridezilla?
Undertaking a holiday with young children can add extra stress for parents. Read on for some ideas on how you can put some things in place to make it easier for everyone.
A simple guide filled with hints, tips and tricks for helping you save your family money.
New Zealand is known around the world for its unique Kiwi lifestyle. Read these lifestyle articles to learn more about our delectable local cuisine and distinctive wines; how New Zealanders stay healthy; and how to live well in New Zealand.
Using these security tips may help protect your home against burglars vandals and prowlers.
Looking to make some savings by buying clothing online? Check out these tips to shop safely and bag yourself a bargain.
“Healthy cooking” and “quick and simple meals” are common everyday phrases, but in a society with longer work hours and rising obesity levels, striking a balance is not always easy.
The interior design in modern New Zealand hotels is aimed to provide feelings of relaxation and indulgence. Learn about the design psychology behind these lavish interiors to create your own restful retreat.
Feed your love of all things car related with articles on New Zealand cars and motoring. Drivers nationwide can read about the latest innovations in automotive technology, motor racing, caring for your car, rental cars and driving safely on New Zealand roads.
Buy a second hand motorbike the safe way, with our guide to shopping for quality used New Zealand motorcycles. Don’t get taken for a ride when buying a New Zealand motorcycle.
With the end of WWII, large numbers of ex-military aircraft passed into civilian hands. Attrition over the years coincided with a booming interest from enthusiasts, and by the 1970s, ‘ex-air force’ had become ‘classic’. Since then, a number of internationally recognised classic aircraft collections have been established in New Zealand.
Looking for a boat insurance provider? Wondering what marine insurance can cover, and what it won’t cover? Read on for more information about boat insurance in New Zealand.
Follow our top ten New Zealand road safety tips to make sure you drive safe when traveling. Safe driving can save lives and help to reduce the number of lives lost on our roads.
For all sportsmad Kiwis, our selection of New Zealand sport articles will keep you informed. Read about the talents of our sporting heroes in rugby, cricket and netball, plus find out why New Zealand is a destination of choice for sports fishing, skiing and adventure activities.
For New Zealand, sport defines us as a nation. Find out about some of the most played sports in New Zealand, from the rugby field to the cricket pitch, the netball court and the golfing green.
Attempts to establish a golf club in New Zealand date back to 1871; today, golf in New Zealand flourishes and our scenic location has become a destination of choice for golfers. Playing a round of golf on a world class New Zealand golf course is easy; our top ten golf courses and clubs are scattered from Northland and Auckland to Otago.
Planning a skiing or snowboarding trip in New Zealand but have no idea which resort to go to? This article will help you decide which ski field has the features you want for your skill level, and is in the location most suitable to you.
Learn how you can master pilates exercises for toning, strength, flexibility and good posture. New Zealand pilates classes are available at studios and gyms nationwide. Read about the benefits of pilates, what you’ll need to bring and the basic pilates method.
For information on all the latest gadgets, widgets and gizmos, browse this selection of articles on New Zealand technology developments. Explore the future in computing, electronics, science, communications and more.
Amazingly, radio is still one of the most popular forms of global communication and advertising. Here are a few reasons why.
Wondering which webmail provider is right for you? The top three webmail services, Gmail, Yahoo! Mail and Outlook.com, are all popular options – but which service will best suit your email requirements?
The growth of open source software is changing the way the industry views the fundamentals of development and information sharing. Offering advantages for both users and developers, OSS has also had a significant impact on businesses across the globe.
Free website builders such as WordPress, Weebly, and Blogger allow you to get your business online quickly and easily.
New Zealand is one of the world's premier travel destinations. For locals and visitors alike, this land is one of surprises and wonders. Browse these articles for information on travel in New Zealand: where to stay, what to see, where to go and how to get there!
The key to making sure any camping trip goes well is preparation. Get everything in order in advance, and you’ll enjoy the payoff later as you relax without worrying about all the little things that can go wrong.
Find out more about the varied climate, geography and weather conditions in New Zealand, ‘Land of the Long White Cloud,’ including New Zealand’s seasons, rainfall and sunshine hours.
Before getting a quote for car hire, make sure you check out the car hire options and driving requirements in New Zealand.
For those who don’t wish to give up their pet when they move town or even countries, there are a number of options available. Pet moving is not the easiest task in the world, but compared to giving up a beloved animal it’s very much worth it.