NZ175 for Perth.
NZ273 arriving from Tongatapu, while the afternoon sun makes the rain showers in the distance glow orange.
UA916 departing 23L for SFO.
The "All Blacks" scheme arriving at Auckland. OKQ has since been repainted and now wears the inverted version of the standard livery.
Air NZ's Hobbit scheme arriving from Melbourne.
New comer to the regional scene is Jetstar, Competing with Air New Zealand using a fleet of Bombardier Q-300s.
Nothing like golden light on a fresh coat of paint. ZK-OKE looking immaculate as she arrives from Brisbane.
Air Asia X-Men special from the Gold Coast.
Only an MD-11 or a 747 can get me plane spotting in the harsh summer light. On Sundays we get both.
Named ""Cylindar Beach""