11 Jun 2019

Port Tarakohe eyed for growth by Provincial Growth Fund

From Morning Report, 8:52 am on 11 June 2019

A sleepy Golden Bay port is set for a boom.

The Tasman District Council has been awarded $250,000 from the Provincial Growth Fund to investigate ways the council owned Port Tarakohe could grow to service an expanding aquaculture industry.

But residents are worried they'll lose their slice of paradise.

RNZ's Nelson reporter Tracy Neal has the story.