27 Nov 2015

Regional Wrap

From Country Life, 9:10 pm on 27 November 2015
Nine helicopters fought the forest fire in the Waikakaho Valley by air last week.

Nine helicopters fought the forest fire in the Waikakaho Valley by air last week. Photo: SUPPLIED / Grant Teichmann

The cherry harvest has started in Hawkes Bay and all North Island regions are feeling a little better after good rain last weekend. At the top of the South Island, the huge forest fire In Marlborough is an indication of just how dry conditions are with summer not yet started.

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