Following on from the discussion about the storm this time last year and how we might better prepare ourselves, it would be a good exercise to start getting together an idea of how many residents are unable to get to their water in the event of a power outage.
Could you also ask friends and neighbours who do not regularly engage with The Bongo on Facebook or this website and reply on their behalf. Simply send an email to us and let us know whether you can access your water, these figures will help us let the authorities know.
A short documentary produced and directed by James Littlewood & Hank Snell about the Māori view of the forest and the rāhui.
"Maunga Waitākere supplies drinking water to the wider region, and drives significant tourism value through its iconic scenery. With some Pākehā showing confusion over the recently established rāhui, now is the time to discuss the wider cultural life of the region.
In the second documentary of the new Wireless Docs series, the discussion begins with Te Kawerau a Maki."