5 Jul 2023

Iconic and empty

From Morning Report, 8:52 am on 5 July 2023

Waitomo Hotel. Chateau Tongariro. Rotorua Museum and the Blue Baths.

Across central New Zealand many iconic historic buildings are sitting empty while their owners, both private and public, grapple with the complex issues around maintaining them.

Libby Kirkby-McLeod reports.