Over the rainbow

Last updated 09:37 13/02/2013
Lyall Bay rainbow
JEANNE WISSING

Pot of gold: Could there a pot a gold a the end of this rainbow.

Relevant offers

The Wellingtonian

Finding the crema of the coffee crop Abel Tasman would be proud Shelly Bay paint job no-go for council Wellington rugby's spiritual home Central Wellington car parks to reopen Ohiro Rd's chequered history Washed up, good to blow Student designer turns heads at Fashion Week Checkmate for Layla Tirikatene looks secure for Te Tai Tonga seat

Spotting a full rainbow was a great arrival present for new Wellingtonian Jeanne Wissing.

Whena full rainbow appeared over Lyall Bay yesterday, Wissing snapped a picture of it from her backyard in Southgate.

Wissing arrived in Wellington two month ago from South Africa and said she was loving every moment here.

"Seeing such a beautiful rainbow appear below us in a country that has already welcomed us with open arms, friendly faces and wonderful wind (yes, I LOVE the wind) seems like a symbol, a promise. I am HOME."

A rainbow is an optical phenomenon caused by reflection of light in water droplets in the Earth's atmosphere, resulting in a spectrum of light appearing in the sky.

Ad Feedback

- The Wellingtonian

Comments

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content