A selection of the best stories from NZ Life & Leisure. From falconry & CEO’s to sprawling farms & city living, we have the country covered.


Look what NZ Life & Leisure made us do

Magazines are life changing as editor Kate and art director Yolanta found out when they both fell under the magazine’s spell. Kate disappeared into a glasshouse of gourmet salad greens while Yolanta vanished out west with her horses. What are they up to when not at their NZ Life & Leisure desks?


Buckets of love

Mike Lilian and Annemarie Liesbeth believe we’re all given a bucket at brth. If we have a happy and satisfying life, but the end of it the bucket will be full.


Sports Illustrated

An adventurous photographer climbs mountains, bikes and skis to record the exploits of some of the world’s most intrepid athletes.


Turn back time

A visit to the Oamaru smallholding of the Vinbrux family is like being transported to a traditional German farm in the 1920s.


Circle of life

Stuart and Phyllida Gibson are moving history forward by sharing the past at historic Gwavas Garden