Give it to the Crown

Kapi-Mana News - - OPINION -

Editor,

It is a shame that a few of the lo­cals seem to think that they own the lo­cal land and that they need to voice their opinion in the wider com­mu­nity.

I get it that there is an emo­tional at­tach­ment to the land but times have changed be­cause of the com­pen­sa­tion that was ac­cepted as a way for­ward.

Then you get an­other group of hope­fuls think­ing that they can claim the land to ex­er­cise their recre­ational ac­tiv­i­ties and as­sume that it is for all New Zealan­ders. But in re­al­ity, they are just as bad as the first group. NZ First ap­peal to me be­cause the land needs to be owned by all New Zealan­ders,

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