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Mary and Wendy with students in traditional costume.

Enjoying the challenges in Papua New Guinea

In 1978, when Chris Sanderson and her husband Don decided to leave a settled life in Hastings to teach in newly independent Papua

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Government flouts our rights, say Indians

There is anger at the assembly of the Munduruku tribe in the Amazon that their constitutional rights are being flouted by the government, as

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A Munduruku warrior addresses the meeting.

Debating dams in the rain forest

After a five-day journey by plane, boat, bus and boat, HOT reporter Nick Terdre has finally reached ‘Mission Village’ in the Amazon rain forest,

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Munduruku warriors (photo: Mauricio Torres).

HOT visits Amazon tribe facing dam threat

On a holiday with a difference, HOT reporter Nick Terdre travelled deep into the Amazon rain forest to meet with the Munduruku Indians,

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Pedalling into the sunset

The idea of chucking life’s routines in and heading off into the sunset is an appealing daydream for many people. One possible escape plan would be

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Brede Valley photo: Stephanie Gaunt

Brede ‘Giants’

On Saturday (earlier this month) a brief window of bright sunny weather opened in the morning, so we jumped through it and headed out to Brede – the

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Posted 13:39 Sunday, Feb 23, 2014 In: Travel Tags: , , ,
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Cannes, a very super market

Hastings and St Leonards are developing quite an affinity with the quaint and unpretentious town of Cannes: first St Leonards featured at the Straight 8

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Posted 21:16 Monday, Jun 3, 2013 In: Film,Travel Tags: , ,
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Travel on a shoestring : Budapest

Seeking a few days away-from-it-all, HOT’s Bev Francis, flew to Budapest, discovering a location which shares some interesting similarities with her home town of

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Posted 14:27 Tuesday, Mar 5, 2013 In: Travel Tags: , ,
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