9 Sep 2013

Wanaka baby boom

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:09 pm on 9 September 2013

In 2008 the Otago Daily Times put the call out for new babies to be brought to a photo shoot after reports of a bump in birth statistics for the Upper Clutha region. Sixty babies turned up that June morning. Fast-forward half a decade, and it's off to school for those boom-time arrivals. Dr Wendy Bamford is the principal of Wanaka Primary School, which has been innundated with new pupils.

Get the new RNZ app

for easy access to all your favourite programmes

Subscribe to Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm

Podcast (MP3) Oggcast (Vorbis)