Murchison '29

Updated at 1:26 pm on 8 October 2014

A re-creation of the earthquake which devastated the Buller region in June 1929: the destruction, the plight of the refugees, the struggle to break the isolation imposed by the shocks, and the costs in human and financial terms of reconstruction.

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This story was broadcast on Jack Perkins Retrospective, Sunday 25 January 2009

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