17:22 The latest hotel price index shows Melbourne kept its spot as our favourite destination last year, while Sydney remained in second place.

17:20 An Air New Zealand flight from Christchurch to Hamilton has been forced to land in Nelson after the pilot noticed smoke coming from the cockpit.

17:19 It's confirmed New Zealand student Jen Byrne has the Zika virus - now she wants to know why it took six days for her to find out.

16:23 Nine dog attacks in the past two weeks on the east coast of the Coromandel Peninsula has the local council concerned.

16:06 Gareth Morgan will top up fundraising efforts in order to secure a pristine Abel Tasman beach for public use, but he wants parts of it for private use

Wed, 27 Jun 2012

High risk offenders get GPS Tracking bracelets

Satellite tracking of high-risk child sex offenders, released from prison, is expected to start within weeks - Corrections Minister Anne Tolley joined RadioLIVE Drive to tell us more. Tolley said that the government has been trialling the bracelets for years and it is just another tool to monitor high risk offenders.27 June 2012

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