Water restrictions - Hahei now included
Latest water restrictions now includes a SPRINKLER BAN for
Other restrictions still in place SPRINKLER BAN for
Coromandel Town and ALTERNATE DAYS for Tairua and
Whangamata. This means a total ban on the use of sprinklers,
irrigation systems, and unattended hoses. Partial
restriction on use of hand-held hoses to alternate days
(even numbered addresses on even days; odd numbered
addresses on odd days).
Thanks everyone for doing bit to
help us conserve water.
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The Gili Islands: A Community Earthquake Recovery Effort
Joseph Cederwall travelled to the Gili Islands in October 2018 to talk to locals about their experiences of the event and witness the impact and the rebuild efforts on this unique ecotourism destination.
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