Julie Ash - The Dominion Post
Several hours after his early morning surf James Whitaker was still trying to rid himself of the stench he encountered at Wellington's Lyall Bay.
Wellington stalwart Pam Whittington has been farewelled.
Michael Forbes - The Dominion Post
Ian Athfield has left Wellington richer, writes Michael Forbes
Today will be another hot one, with Auckland seen hitting 27 degrees and Christchurch reaching 30 degrees.
Police in Wellington missed an opportunity to catch car thieves red-handed after taking an hour to turn up to a break-in reported as it was happening.