• Roast a pepper on your hob

    The fast and fuss-free way to chargrill a pepper using your gas hob. Yes, it really is that simple. Find out how to roast and peel your peppers the easy way and get tips on how to eat and enjoy them this spring and summer.
  • Hobbies to get you through winter

    Some of our favourite activities just aren’t as much fun when the days are short, and the weather is grim. However, it is a great time to master a new hobby that isn’t bingeing the latest series on Netflix. Here are some things to inspire you to put down the screen and pick up a new hobby.
  • 8 outdoor adventures

    Get out and about this summer and discover somewhere you haven’t been before. New Zealand has some amazing places to experience nature’s beauty and get energised. Here are eight spots you might not know about in The Gas Hub’s natural gas network – Wellington, Taranaki, Hawke’s Bay, and Manawatū.
  • Clever spaces

    Here at The Gas Hub, we love smart solutions, especially ones that make everyday living better. You might be surprised at what’s possible with a little outside-the-box thinking, like the couple of ideas here. Our Pinterest board has more creative and clever ideas you might like to pinch if you’re looking to update your living spaces. 
  • How warm is warm enough?


    The World Health Organisation recommends indoor temperatures should be a minimum of 18C but ideally 21C to provide a comfortable and healthy living environment. Still, a recent report by Statistics NZ found a third of Kiwi homes were under 18C in winter. 

  • Learn a new language


    It might be a while before your dream holiday is possible, so there’s plenty of time to learn the lingo while you wait with the app Duolingo. It's fun, addictive and free, so try it out to fill in a little time each day.