From the files of Alf Grumble
Hold your hat on, Dover – those kauri logs (carved or otherwise) are nice little earners for the economy
Alf is a bit bemused about this kauri carry-on.
Here’s how he sees it: enterprising people are doing Northland a favour by ridding its swamps of kauri.
But Dover Samuels, one of the region’s prominent citizens, is hollering for a halt to the clean-up, which – for good measure – is earning good export dollars.