Photos: Zombie Run on Somes Island

20:30, Oct 28 2012
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Cathy Sneyd encounters a zombie during the Zombie Island event, an SPCA fundraiser run by Adventure Wellington on Somes Island.
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Erin Liddle runs to escape a zombie during the Zombie Island event, an SPCA fundraiser run by Adventure Wellington on Somes Island.
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Sara Page flees a zombie during the Zombie Island event, an SPCA fundraiser run by Adventure Wellington on Somes Island.
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Matthew Allen runs from a zombie during the Zombie Island event, an SPCA fundraiser run by Adventure Wellington on Somes Island.
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George Langlandsuns to escape a zombie during the Zombie Island event, an SPCA fundraiser run by Adventure Wellington on Somes Island.
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Ginny Thomas runs away from a zombie during the Zombie Island event, an SPCA fundraiser run by Adventure Wellington on Somes Island.
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Detail of the makeup on zombie Sonia Edney during the Zombie Island event, an SPCA fundraiser run by Adventure Wellington on Somes Island.
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Zombies, from left, Mohammad Amir, Bruce Bargh, 7, and Phil Bargh during the Zombie Island event, an SPCA fundraiser run by Adventure Wellington on Somes Island.

Wellington's Somes Island was overrun by zombies at the weekend - all in the name of helping the SPCA.

Dozens of volunteers were made up to look like flesh-hungry ghouls and set loose on runners who had to complete a course.

The Dominion Post was there to capture the frenzy.

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