17 May 2024

New Zealanders stuck in New Caledonia as airport remains closed

From Morning Report, 7:45 am on 17 May 2024

New Zealanders in New Caledonia say food supply is low as local stores are ransacked and vandalised, and the nation's International Airport remains closed to commercial flights, leaving stranded people in limbo. Barbara Graham is a researcher from Wellington trying to get home after 5 weeks in Nouméa and Emma Royland is also from Wellington and has been in New Caledonia since March. They spoke to Ingrid Hipkiss.