19 Feb 2020

Provincial Growth Fund stumps up for drought-stricken Northland

From Morning Report, 6:37 am on 19 February 2020

The government is stumping up $2 million from the Provincial Growth Fund to set up temporary water supplies to Kaikohe and Kaitaia.

Northland has been experiencing drought since November, leading to water restrictions across the region.

Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones speaks to Susie Ferguson.