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'The worst experience of my life': Hikers' battle to save pod of beached whales

'The worst experience of my life': Hikers' battle to save pod of beached whales

Liz and Julian were in a remote place with no people and no phone service when they stumbled upon 145 dead and dying whales stranded on a beach.

  • by Liz Carlson

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'A heartbreaking decision': 145 whales die after being stranded on island off NZ
Animals

'A heartbreaking decision': 145 whales die after being stranded on island off NZ

About half the pod of pilot whales were already dead by the time they were found, leaving conservation officials with a difficult decision.

New Zealand cruise holiday ends abruptly for Australian man
New Zealand

New Zealand cruise holiday ends abruptly for Australian man

An Australian man's cruise holiday has ended abruptly after being taken into custody in Dunedin.

  • by Tina Law