Almost 1000 people have attended a service to pay tribute to the cancer campaigner.
"It makes me immensely terrified of getting unwell again."
"To people up and down the country, Blair was an extraordinary man."
A warm weekend will quickly be replaced by a cold blast.
Auckland faces a wet future, while Southland becomes the new Auckland.
It's the work of cancer campaigners Blair and Melissa Vining.
"This is below the standard expected."
"We need to see good management practices."
The Health Minister has agreed to step in.
"The bullying needs to stop."
"You paint farmers in a very bad light."
"They got rammed, they got followed and they got blockaded in the house."
"Had this happened in a few weeks, there may have been stock losses."
"It is clear some farmers need to step up and improve their practice."
Snow and ice forced the closure of a number of roads.
Southland was hit particularly hard by the wintry weather.
South Island residents capture the best of their snowy Sunday.
That's pushed the national average asking price up.