Useful links

Current cloud cover

www.metservice.com

Weather ahead

Note: Most NZ weather originates from systems to the west
www.bom.gov.au

Current Sun, Moon & planets

http://www.rasnz.org.nz

Current night sky chart

http://www.rasnz.org.nz

Satellites tonight

Note:  Enter "[ nearest town] , New Zealand" in the search box.
http://www.heavens-above.com/

Southern Aurora prediction

http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/products/aurora-3-day-forecast

Maori star names

http://nzetc.victoria.ac.nz

The Southern Cross

www.teara.govt.nz/en/southern-cross

How to tell the time using the Southern Cross

http://oneminuteastronomer.com/3322/telling-time-southern-cross/

Royal Astronomical Society of NZ - Education section

A wide range of astronomy & space science resources

http://edu.rasnz.org.nz/

Astrophotography

See why New Zealand photographer Mark Gee loves the local night sky

http://theartofnight.com