Alexa is a reporter for Radio New Zealand. She grew up on a goat farm in Hawkes Bay with no TV and has her Queen Scout Award.
Content by Alexa
Warning over life in the rugby big leagues
Young Pacific Island rugby players are heading overseas unprepared for a world of drugs, orgies and fame, two former players say.
Life in the fast lane
Growing up, Sam Barry's passion was for anything with wheels and a motor. Now he's looking to take out the New Zealand UDC V8 Ute Championship.
Getting tanked before hitting town
Drink prices are going up and so is preloading.
Cost of living in squalor
The dilemma of finding affordable rental housing that’s also up to standard.
Nothing like traditional poetry
The Wellington Matariki Poetry Slam is taking centre stage in Te Papa Museum’s Marae.
On a bad buzz: Warnings about synthetic drug NBOMe
Synthetic drug NBOMe is being sold as LSD, but its effect could be much more dangerous.