Buy The Life

There are three ways you can purchase The Life:


The Life is available for $14.95 at the following retail outlets:

BP North 54 North Road , 03 215 6119
E Hayes and Sons 168 Dee Street , 03 218 2059
Found My Way 38 Windsor Street , 03 217 7706
Foursquare Ascot 698 Tay Street , 03 217 7106
Momento - Southland Museum & Art Gallery 108 Gala Street , 03 219 9069
New World Windsor 51 Windsor Street , 03-217 7175
New World Elles Road 244 Elles Road , 03 218 6811
Night ‘n Day Dee Sreet 452 Dee Street , 03 218 6311
Paper Plus Invercargill 66 Tay Street (inside H&J Smith) , 03 211 0199
Southern Seafood Products 133 Clyde Street , 03 218 7425
SuperValue Plaza 103 Yarrow Street , 03 218 2205
The Massage Room Clinic 71 Dublin Street , 03 217 7613
Windsor Stationery & Lotto 1 Windsor Street , 03 2175327
BP 2 Go Gore 8 Railway Esplanade , 03 208 5658
Gore Visitor Centre 16 Hokonui Drive , 03 203 9288
Paper Plus Gore 44 Irk Street , 03 208 7528
Mobil Gore 158 Main Street , 03 208 7268
New World Gore 2-8 Irk Street , 03 208 4139
Take Note Gore 58 Main Street (inside H&J Smith) , 03 208 9380
Paper Plus Winton 244 Great North Road , 03 236 7636
New World Winton 393 Great North Road , 03 236 7120
Paper Plus Te Anau 100 Town Centre , 03 249 7348
Inspire Fiordland 1 The Lane , 03 249 4288
Otautau Gallery 110 Main Street, Otautau , 03 225 8638
Balfour Store 70 Queen Street, Balfour , 03 201 6177
Bluff Service Centre 98 Gore Street, Bluff , 03 212 8704
Paper Plus Dunedin Airport 25 Miller Road , 03 486 2708
New World Cromwell 2 Murray Terrace, Cromwell , 03 445 1577

Purchase Online

Order your copies of The Life here and we’ll deliver them to you anywhere in New Zealand.

Alternatively you can order online and pick-up at the Market South studio.

For more information, see our Online Orders Terms and Conditions.

Edition 6

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Edition 6 of The Life is a celebration of Southland's women of influence who are leading the region into the future across various industries. Featuring HW Richardson Group’s Joc O’Donnell and former professional netballer Wendy Frew and many other inspiring women, this feature showcases the strides some of Southland’s leading women have made.

Also included is the tale of Dave Goodin, a greenstone carver based on Stewart Island, whose career spans from his involvement with Peter Jackson and Weta Workshop on international films to guiding people through the journey of creating their own piece of greenstone.

Be inspired by the ground-breaking development work taking place in Invercargill, with the rejuvenation of the inner city and a collaborative creative industries centre both set to inject some life and passion into Invercargill’s city centre.

There’s also art, delicious food, sports, inspiring people and much more to discover!


Edition 5

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Edition 5 is all about having a positive attitude to succeed in all endeavours in life. We talk to Invercargill-born police officer Regan Mauheni about his incredible recovery after he was shot and sustained a brain injury in the line of duty.

Take in the majesty of New Zealand’s stunning landscapes captured by emerging photographer Sam Deuchrass and learn all about his rapid ascension to the craft.

There’s also an exploration of Southland’s cultural landscape with features on the Polyfest Cultural Festival, the Māori art form of whakairo rākau and the three Pou installed on Whenua Hou.

That, plus much more, including Q and As, fashion, art and culture, and sport, make edition 5 an essential part of your reading list.


Edition 4

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Edition 4 is the innovation issue – all the movers, shakers, and business makers helping make Southland the place it is.

We meet Invercargill ex-pat Dale Nirvani Pfeifer who is taking on the world and changing the way people donate and interact with charities online.

There’s also Gore’s Wade Paterson who has taken up the helm of the Hokonui Fashion Design Awards and Riverton’s Jessica Terrill who is putting the south on the map for surfing.

There’s also business profiles, people, fashion, sports and much much more making edition 4 another fantastic read.


Edition 3

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In Edition 3 we meet many inspirational people, and it’s not just exceptional motivation, aspiration and strong Southland ties that they have in common.

Read about 2015 New Zealand Order of Merit recipient Colleen Bond who has lead the way in the field of netball umpiring for years.

Southlander Peter Beck is taking on the world and beyond - since completing his schooling in Invercargill Peter has become an acclaimed scientist and engineer and is now turning heads in the space industry worldwide.

The motto ‘never ever stop learning’ forged the road to success for businessman and self-development dynamo Dean Addie. His story, and many others make Edition 3 great reading.


Edition 2

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People are what make Southland and in this edition of The Life we meet many motivated and inspirational Southlanders.

Motorcycle legend Burt Munro’s son John who, even at 80 years old, is full of life and full of stories to share. Read his here in Edition 2.

Jocelyn O’Donnell opens the doors to her late father’s vintage truck collection and opens up about her plans for Bill Richardson’s Transport World.

Tara Mulvany, a tiny girl with massive ambition who, at just 24, has solo kayaked around New Zealand. Read these and many other stories as well as reviews, bios, and much more.


Edition 1

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The Life offers a tangible showcase of what Southland has to offer; our way of life, our people, our places and our culture. Sit back, relax and enjoy, because we really do have The Life!


Commercial or bulk orders

The Life is perfect for waiting room coffee tables, cafes, salons, corporate giveaways, recruitment and migration packs and client and staff gifts. If you wish to place an order simply complete the form below, which includes bulk pricing offers, and email or fax it to 03 214 4400.