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‘Three causes of community issues: alcohol, alcohol and alcohol’
12 May 2022
Whanganui District Council has delegated the city’s Mayor to lobby for a Green Party member’s Bill to reduce alcohol harm.
Whanganui River iwi hit back at councillor's claims
6 May 2022
Iwi say they are fed up with being wrongly accused of being a barrier to progress.
Australia looks to learn from Whanganui river personhood
4 May 2022
An Australian politician is consulting with iwi on how they gained the protection of legal personhood for the Whanganui River with the aim of extending protections across the ditch.