20 Jul 2020

Northlanders discover damage from flooding

From Morning Report, 8:10 am on 20 July 2020

Northland will get a full look at the damage today after suffering what MetService described as a once-in-500-year storm.

After months of near-crippling drought more than 200 millimetres of rain fell over 10 hours from Friday night, causing slips, landslides and surface flooding throughout the region.

Reporter Matthew Theunissen is in Northland speaks to Susie Ferguson.