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Generations of Cantabrians have learnt about Christchurch’s role in World War II by visiting Awaroa/Godley Head.

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It’s New Zealand Archaeology Week and we’re celebrating New Zealand’s archaeologists and the important work that they do. We spoke with Andrew Blanshard, one of DOC’s own archaeologists, based in Whangarei, to learn more about heritage in the Northland region. Here’s what he had to say…

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Today marks the 90th anniversary of the death of conservationist Richard Henry who pioneered moving endangered native birds to island sanctuaries, to save them from extinction, more than 120 years ago.

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