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Author: Hella Dencker

Town Museum

I have been visiting Whitianga over the summer months for twenty years. Over that time, I have noticed the way the Council and others have worked hard to transform what was once a sleepy village into a small attractive town. But I am left wondering about the Museum. Although it is in a prime position, nothing has been done to improve the grounds in front of the museum or the building frontage. It has been the same dreary picture for years; a few rusty iron objects that mean nothing to anyone, three bushes with nameplates, and then there’s a potted plant that is fighting for survival. It is...

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