# New Zealand (609 for nine wickets declared) have established their record total against West Indies in Tests, outstripping the 543 for three wickets declared at Georgetown in April 1972. (Scorecard)
# New Zealand have registered four totals of 600 or more in Tests - twice vs India and once each vs Sri Lanka and the West Indies - their highest being 671 for four vs Sri Lanka at Wellington in January/February 1991. (Day 2 report)
# New Zealand have recorded the first ever total of 500 or more at University Oval, Dunedin, obliterating their 460 for nine wickets declared vs England in March 2013.