A surf lifesaver leapt out of a helicopter, was scooped up by a rescue boat and swam through rough seas to save a trapped surfer.
For the first time in a decade two companies will run ferries between Waiheke and Downtown Auckland.
South Africa hail improving ball-in-hand work but kicking game must be ''spot on'' to beat NZ.
Lorde releases her new single to feature in the upcoming Hunger Games film. Listen to it here.