17 Mar 2011

Southern Story for 17 March 2011

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 3:25 pm on 17 March 2011

Contrary to popular opinion, the godwits do not leave in one mass exodus, but their arrival and departure is heralded with ceremony. In Christchurch, and Sage Forest was there for this year's celebrations to farewell the godwits.. . just two days before the big quake changed the city's mood.