Locals in a small, rural district in Hawke's Bay are worried a proposed large housing development will destroy their beloved landscape forever.
A couple wants to build more than 300 homes near the tiny towns of Tikokino and Onga Onga in Central Hawke's Bay.
But not everyone's happy.
Anei te ripoata a Tom Kitchin i te matau a maui - Tom Kitchin reports from Hawke's Bay.
Australia is throwing open its doors to international travel with flights resuming in as soon as 10 days. It comes as Victoria and New South Wales hit 70 and 80 percent double dose levels, ease lockdowns and move towards freedom. Worldwatch's Perlina Lau has the details.
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Māori health experts are worried about the lack of a specific vaccination target for Māori in the reopening plan announced today. Restrictions will ease once 90 percent of the population in each DHB area is fully vaccinated. But health advocates say that could be devastating. Jamie Tahana has more.