05:44 Fire crews are at the scene of an ammonia leak at a seafood processing plant in the Auckland suburb of Henderson

05:44 More than 300 homes near Timaru and in the Mackenzie district remain without power due to high winds - the strongest: 126 k's in Moeraki

05:13 WEATHER: AKL: Mainly fine, SW eases, 17 - WGTN: Cloud clears, Strong NW, 14 - CHCH: Fine, SW dies, 15 - DUN: Showers clear, SW to NW, 17

04:53 Nearly $130,000 taxpayer dollars have been given to a Nelson wildlife trust to establish a new sanctuary

04:31 Former Black Cap Chris Cairns is going on trial in London today for allegedly committing perjury during his 2012 match-fixing libel case

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