The call is allegedly linked to a scam being reported in Australia and New Zealand.
One of NZ's smallest fuel providers is slashing 12 cents a litre off fuel for 32 hours.
It is time to rug up as the year's first"winter storm" nears.
Almost 30mm of rain has hammered the Bay of Plenty but it's not stopping surfers.
The new National Party leaders says the PM's unusual rise to power is her flaw.