20 Aug 2013

Te Manu Korihi News for 20 August 2013

From Checkpoint, 5:48 pm on 20 August 2013

A Northland man who's been honoured for fisheries protection says cutting the east coast recreational snapper quota could lead to boating fatalities; A Southland Runanga is monitoring the coastline to record and recover taonga or artefacts exposed by erosion; A renowned Maori chef, Charles Royal, is hoping a new Maori and Pasifika television show will convert people to healthy food - and turn them away from takeaways; Organisers of a Blenheim kapa haka competition rudely interrupted by Friday's earthquakes will decide at the weekend whether to re-run the event.