The year 2018 had it all — a freshly elected (and pregnant) Prime Minister, a Kaeo man’s long quest to bring his dead brother home, the first official commemorations of the New Zealand Wars, a reggae legend’s visit and a whale stranding with a tragic ending. Here are a few of my favourite photos of the year taken for the Northern Advocate newspaper, covering the spectrum from hard news to human interest. Click on the photos below to see the full-size images.
- Another Samoa: Tramping in the tropics
- Waitangi Day in pictures