desperate for solution
The couple, who purchased the land more than 10 years ago, weren’t aware of its cultural significance until a local Hapū began camping on their property.
The section is in the coastal community of Ahipara at the southern end of 90 Mile Beach.
What was supposed to be a paradise to retire to, the beach side property has become a nightmare for the pair.
Link to video and article: Couple at centre of Māori land occupation desperate for solution (1news.co.nz)