'Women can be gatherers too' - hopes, dreams in Tokomaru Bay

From First Up, 5:51 am on 14 September 2023

The picturesque East Coast beach town of Tokomaru Bay was once a busy port, a long time ago. Now it's a more quiet settlement - which is usually about an hour's drive north of Gisborne. But with damaged roads after storms and slash - that trip is now more like two hours, locals say. Our reporter Leonard Powell paid a visit to hear their hopes, concerns and memories.