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Apr 29, 2008 - Stratford to Mokau North Island 16th April 2008.

Sylvia’s comments We awoke today to the news that another two bodies had been found late last night, six young people and their teacher had lost their lives on an adventure holiday at the Sir Edmond Hillary Adventure Centre. Yesterday had been the worst weather related disaster in NZ since the Wahinii disaster just over 40 years ago. In very bad weather the almost new ferry travelling from Lyttelton to Wellington was pushed onto Barrett’s Reef just outside Wellington Harbour. The disabled ship later broke free of the reef and drifted into...

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