Bay of Plenty malls were filled with shoppers keen to find a Boxing Day bargain.
Staff at Sport BOP are donating to the Tauranga Community Foodbank this Christmas.
Tauranga's waterfront was packed with people enjoying the Christmas party on Sunday.
There is no outbreak of MenW in the Bay of Plenty.
NZEI members have rejected the Government's latest offer.
Rico Mareroa received the top mark in the year 7 ICAS science test.