16:12 Civil Aviation has temporarily suspended the air operating certificate of James Scott for ten days over safety concerns.

16:11 An AOS call out is underway south of Hikuai on the Coromandel Peninsula with armed police and a helicopter searching a small area of bush.

16:08 Queensland police are scouring the Daintree area where a 46 year old woman, believed to be a Kiwi, has been taken by a crocodile.

15:25 Searchers are scouring a Queensland beach for a 46 year old woman they believe to be a New Zealander who has been taken by a crocodile.

15:20 Massey University researchers predict a rapid decline in home ownership, which will bring physical and mental challenges for the elderly.