Whānau visited the Waiau Department of Conservation office, in Franz Josef last month as they had not had a chance to see the new office and the impressive pou, Te Mata o te Whenua which was installed as part of our interpretation work with the department.

Left to right; Marie Mahuika, Maria Russell, Rachael Forsyth, seated Richard Wallace and Barbara Vaea, next to Susan Wallace, Wayne Costello and Jo Mac Pherson.

Left to right; Marie Mahuika, Maria Russell, Rachael Forsyth, seated Richard Wallace and Barbara Vaea, next to Susan Wallace, Wayne Costello and Jo Mac Pherson.