Clean-up begins in Gore after Mataura River flood

From Morning Report, 8:11 am on 7 February 2020

Emergency Management authorities in Gore say the town dodged a bullet, with flood defences standing up to the challenge of record flows down the Mataura River.

Not everyone came off unscathed though and there's plenty of clean-up work to be done.

RNZ reporter Sarah Robson put on her gumboots and went out to survey the damage.