Businesses are getting together to discuss turning a Foveaux Strait island into a tourist attraction.
An empty 10m-long lifeboat from a Greek cargo ship has been retrieved off western Southland.
The skipper of a boat hit by a rogue wave has told a coronial inquest he knew his son was dead when he became blue and unresponsive.
Divers are to check the hull of a grounded fishing vessel in Foveaux Strait to make sure there is no danger of the 3000 litres of diesel in its tanks spilling into the sea.
Twenty-six people have escaped with barely a scratch after their fishing boat struck rocks in the middle of Foveaux Strait.
Neil MacLean will hear evidence from police into the deaths of eight people when the Easy Rider sank in Foveaux Strait.
British adventurer James Cracknell is telling the story of how he rowed Foveaux Strait.
A dinghy from the capsized fishing boat Easy Rider has been found washed up on Stewart Island.
Thousands of mourners packed Invercargill's Rugby Stadium today to farewell four of the victims of the Foveaux Strait boating tragedy.
A crowd has gathered in Invercargill to farewell the four men who died in the Foveaux Strait Easy Rider tragedy.
A funeral will be held today in Invercargill for the four men whose bodies were found in the Foveaux Strait.
Low hanging mist and steady rain greeted the rescue team today along with news that the search in Foveaux Strait was being suspended.
The search for the missing four from the Easy Rider fishing boat has been called off today in the Foveaux Strait.
The search for the four missing from the Easy Rider fishing boat continues this morning in the Foveaux Strait.
A cousin of the Easy Rider's skipper has shed new light on the tragedy, explaining why the vessel was in the water late at night.
Navy and police dive squads arrived in Invercargill last night as the search continues for the bodies of those involved in the sinking of the Easy Rider.
Specialist divers are joining the search for those who are still missing after a boat capsized near Stewart Island on Thursday.
Nine people on board in total, with four bodies recovered and four people still missing. Somehow after 18 hours in Foveaux Strait one man was found alive.
The Foveaux Strait tragedy has devastated the man Rewai Karetai saved from the same stretch of ocean less than three months ago.
Missing Easy Rider skipper Rewai Karetai was only two months ago being hailed a hero for saving the lives of three other people in the Foveaux Strait.
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